Services at UMass Lowell
Ashleigh Hillier runs an in-person and online social networking program called The Network for neurodiverse adolescents and young adults aged between 16-30 years. A companion parent group meets at the same time and place.
Hiring UML Students
Looking to hire UMass Lowell (UML) students? We have undergraduate and graduate students interested in working with neurodiverse children and adults.
Help for Parents
Rocío Rosales coordinates an Autism Support Group for parents of young children (up to age 6) with autism in partnership with Northeast Family Institute's (NFI) Family Resource Center of in Lowell.
Horizons Plus: Mentoring for Neurodiverse College Students
Horizons Plus is a mentoring program designed to support neurodiverse college students. Mentees will be paired with a trained UMass Lowell student who will help guide them through a semester at college/university.
Horizons: College Preparation Mentoring for Neurodiverse High School Students
Horizons is a college preparation mentoring program for neurodiverse high school students (or recent high school graduates) who plan to go to college in the next year or two.
Participants will meet with a trained UMass Lowell student who will be their mentor.
If you are interested in participating in research studies which aim to further our understanding of autism and support individuals with autism and their families please let us know.
If you would like further information regarding our Center and/or the services available at UMass Lowell for those on the autism spectrum, contact the center.