Fraud Squad Players

This training will address how to beware and protect yourself from various types of scams such as those asking for money, your personal information, or a person not being who they say they are in different situations such as in online dating.  Join this fun training by the Fraud Squad Players who will perform skits as away to learn about this topic.  Join us virtually on Zoom or in- person at our Center. To attend the in-person training at the Center please contact Dianne at dcrossley@hmea.org or 508-298-1611.

ASD Adults – 30+ Grp.

Virtual

This is an open ongoing support group for adults on the spectrum, age 30 and older. Connect with other adults with high functioning autism to share ideas, encouragement, and support with regards to common matters such as relationships, work, and advocating for yourself as an adult on the spectrum. This group meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month. This group varies the location where it meets. This group can meet in the community or at the Center. There may also be possible to join the group virtually.

Tee Up for Autism 2021

Cyprian Keyes Golf Club 284 East Temple Street, Boylston

Join HMEA's Autism Resource Central for our annual Tee Up for Autism golf tournament! Day-of registration opens at 8:00am with a shotgun start of 9:00am.

ASD Adults: Apple Picking

Autism Resource Central 712 Plantation St, Worcester

Join us for the classic fall activity of apple picking at the popular Brookfield Orchards in North Brookfield.  Each participant will receive about 10 lbs. of apples. 
Bring money if you would like to purchase food or items at the Brookfield Orchards Store. Registration is required. Fee is $3.00 per participant.

Autism 101 – Basic Rights

If your child has recently been diagnosed with autism, we’re here to help you and your family figure out the best path for moving forward. Please join us for a…

Making Halloween Treats

Autism Resource Central 712 Plantation St, Worcester

Come and enjoy making and eating some special Halloween Treats. Chocolate and/or caramel coated and decorated apples and pretzel rods.
Registration is required.

Autism 101 – Sensory Processing Disorders

If your child has recently been diagnosed with autism, we’re here to help you and your family figure out the best path for moving forward. Please join us for a…

Resources for Adults

Autism Resource Central 712 Plantation St, Worcester

The Leominster Public Library is hosting a presentation by the Center's Autism Adult Specialist, Dianne Crossley, LICSW. This is an informative workshop on the, Supports, Resources, and Social Opportunities for Adults with Asperger Autism Profile.

Fall Festival Family Fun for All Ages October 24, 2021

Autism Resource Central 712 Plantation St, Worcester

Family Fun Fall Festival. This event is open to all ages, come join us for a carnival like afternoon. There will be games, prizes, food and most important FUN. Costumes…

Autism 101 – Let’s Get Organized

If your child has recently been diagnosed with autism, we’re here to help you and your family figure out the best path for moving forward. Please join us for a…

Parent’s Support Group

Autism Resource Central 712 Plantation St, Worcester

Come join us for support, laughs, and camaraderie. Do you have a question, need answers? Maybe you can help someone else with some words of wisdom.  We meet weekly but…