CADB Turns 5! Looking Back, Planning Forward

It’s hard to believe that it has been five years since the launch of Center for Autism and the Developing Brain, a comprehensive diagnostic, treatment and research clinic for individuals with autism of all ages and their families.   CADB, as we call it, was created [...]

2018-08-23T15:46:37-05:00July 19th, 2018|

Happy Grads Celebrate Dads

June is the month to celebrate graduates and honor fathers. This month, NEXT for AUTISM is celebrating a group of bright, young adults who are graduating from our Project SEARCH Autism Enhancement employment training program at NY-Presbyterian Hospital in White Plains. After ten months of [...]

2018-08-28T10:37:34-05:00June 15th, 2018|

Support Competitive Employment for Young Adults with Autism

Meet Geoffrey! After completing 600 hours of on-site job training through Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism,* Geoff gained the confidence and skills he needed to secure competitive employment. Your important donations empower young adults with autism to reach their full potential.  Watch the video below [...]

2018-08-27T10:35:59-05:00December 8th, 2015|

Autism in the Workforce: It Makes Good Business Sense!

By: New York Collaborates for Autism and Arc of Westchester Pictured above: Paul Stein, Yonkers Assistant District Attorney, with Geoff, PSCA graduate. The Yonkers District Attorney’s office is one of the many employers in the Westchester area that has hired a graduate of the high school to employment transition [...]

2018-08-27T13:44:57-05:00September 3rd, 2014|

Congratulations to the Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism Class of 2014!

On Wednesday, June 25, family and friends came together to celebrate the 2014 Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism (PSCA) graduating class, who successfully completed the one year internship program.  Over the course of the school year, the interns spent close to 600 hours working in three different [...]

2018-08-27T13:58:08-05:00June 26th, 2014|

Project SEARCH Autism Curriculum to Expand

Pictured above: The Project SEARCH Autism-Augmentation Team. From bottom left: Ilene Lainer, Executive Director (NYCA); Erin Riehle, Director, Disabilities Services (CCHMC), Founder and Director (Project SEARCH); Maryellen Daston, Consultant for Research and Communications (Project SEARCH, CCHMC). From top left: Glenna Osborne, Associate Director Supported Employment [...]

2018-08-27T14:34:53-05:00February 11th, 2014|

Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism

Pictured above: Marice (left) a PSCA intern and Dr. Molly Losh, the Jane and Michael Hoffman Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Northwestern University. 10 Years, 10 Triumphs Triumph 9: Night of Too Many Stars Brings Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism to Have [...]

2018-08-27T16:06:01-05:00November 14th, 2013|

Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism Class of 2013

10 Years, 10 Triumphs Triumph 4: Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism Last week, The Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism (PSCA) Class of 2013 graduated from NYCA’s program that not only teaches them the skills to leave high school and find a job but gives their [...]

2018-08-28T11:00:55-05:00June 25th, 2013|