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Families Living with Autism


EMARC is pleased to announce the addition of these resources for families of children with Autism

Office Hours

Wednesday drop in hours:  12-2 PM.  Stop by EMARC at 30 Audubon Rd, Wakefield if you need help finding resources, etc.  Ask for Deb Thompson. No appointment necessary.

Support Groups for Parents

Parent Support Group for parents/grandparents with children ages 3-13 diagnosed with ASD. 1st Monday of the month:  10:00-11:30 am.  Topics to include IEP’s, challenging behaviors, recreation, resources, etc.  RSVP, space is limited

Transition Support Group for parents of children ages 14-22, meets monthly on Wednesday 10:00-11:30.  Space is limited, RSVP required. 

Groups are held at 30-40 Audubon Rd., Wakefield, MA.

RSVP to: Deb Thompson 781-587-2310 or
For more information contact Family Support Coordinator Deb Thompson at 781-587-2310 or

Are you an adult 18 or over who has Asperger’s Syndrome or similar autism profile? 

Join us for one of our Monday events!

Calendar of Events

Monday: January 22,2018: Meet at Boda Borg in Malden. We will be questing! 5:30pm-7:30pm Cost:$10

Monday: February 26,2018: Meet at Dockside in Malden, share pizza and play the arcade games! 5:30-7:30 Cost:$5

Monday: March 19, 2018: Lets bowl at Wakefield Bowladrome! 5:30pm-7:30pm Cost: $5

Monday: April 16,2018: Cooking and planning at EMARC. We will cook dinner and plan for next months activity. 5:30pm-7:30pm Cost:$5

Monday: May 21, 2018: Activity to be decided by group :)  5:30pm-7:30pm

Monday: June 18, 2018: Evening hike! Bring a bag of supper and bug spray! 5:30pm-7:30pm location to be decided by group. 

Events require registration: Deb Thompson 781-587-2310 or Email