The 2021 student conference is made possible by the generous contributions of individuals and organizations in our community. To support this annual tradition, please consider making a donation to the Occupational Therapy department.
STAR Institute is the premier treatment, research and education center for children and adults with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). This includes feeding disorders and other disorders with sensory issues such as autism and ADHD.
Children's Center for Communication/ Beverly School for the Deaf (CCCBSD)
CCCBSD is a fully accredited and licensed Elementary and Secondary Education school in Massachusetts. It provides highly specialized academic programs to support the individual learning and communication needs of students from birth through age 22 and includes preschool, elementary, middle, and high school students. CCCBSD specializes in meeting the academic and therapeutic needs of children who are deaf, hard of hearing and hearing students who may or may not have unique developmental and/or communication challenges.
Lynn Economic Opportunity Inc. (LEO Inc.)
LEO Inc. provides a safety net of services for at-risk, low-income families, stabilizing them for the short term while investing in a long-term, two-generation approach to education that promotes economic independence and family stability. They partner with individuals, children and families in Lynn, Lynnfield, Marblehead, Nahant, Saugus, Swampscott, and Wakefield to increase participation in programs that maximize their potential. They demonstrate that it is possible to break the cycle of poverty and move forward.
Peter Frates Family Foundation
The Peter Frates Foundation is a newly formed 501c3 non-profit with the mission to assist progressed ALS patients and their families with the overwhelming cost of home health care. As the disease of ALS progresses through the patient’s body, the employment of specialized and skilled providers is imperative for required level care assuring the stability of the patient as they continue to live in their home surrounded by the love and comfort of family and friends.