#GivingTuesday was a great success!
Thank you so much for the outpouring of support and all of the participation. Our campaign raised thousands of dollars to help us maintain and improve our vehicle fleet. Your continued generosity benefits the PAAL Program and its mission that reduces dangerous behavior, increases independent abilities, providing opportunities to participate in art, music, movement and producing valued members of the community.
If you haven’t given yet, we are still raising money to help. Thank you again!
Our staff is a close knit, energetic, passionate, dedicated and all around fun crew. You will find … Learn more »
Our Mission Mission for Educating Citizens with Autism (MECA) assists individuals with autism in reaching … Learn more »
Educational Programs: Science-Based Community-Based Intensive Teaching Scientific research has demonstrated … Learn more »
Donate Online: Mission for Educating Children with Autism now accepts contributions via PayPal (Visa, MC, AmEx, … Learn more »
Mission for Educating Citizens with Autism In 1996 the mother of a young boy with autism approached the Executive Director of the Devereux Kanner Center, located in Downingtown, Pennsylvania, with the idea of starting a small, center-based day school employing the principles of Applied Behavior … Learn more »
The Foundation of PAAL PAAL “Preparing Adolescents with Autism for Adult Life” began operations in September of 2006. PAAL is a specialty secondary-educational program for adolescents with moderate to severe autism between the ages of 14 and 21, which establishes a professional collaboration … Learn more »
Bridging the gap between education and the demands of adult life The past decade has seen dramatic reports citing the increase in the prevalence of autism and related disorders. From an earlier prevalence estimate of approximately 2-5 cases per 10,000 individuals the figure most often cited today is … Learn more »
ACE: Adult Competency and Education ACE (Adult Competence and Employment) is a state-of-the-art comprehensive employment, development, and support program designed to work cooperatively and in tandem with PAAL and to be supported by BRIDGES. Recognizing that, across the commonwealth, parents of … Learn more »