Association for Autism and Neurodiversity (AANE)

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Contact Information

51 Water Street Suite 206                                                                              
Watertown, MA 02472

Phone: 617-393-3824
Toll Free: 866-597-2263

View the Association for Autism and Neurodiversity (AANE) website

Information Specialist: Family Support Specialists

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 5 PM

Additional Locations: None.

Organization Narrative

Association for Autism and Neurodiversity (AANE) ‘s mission is to foster awareness, respect, acceptance and support for individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome and their families.

Population(s) Served

Individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome and Autism




  • Information and Service referrals for parents of children, teens & adults
  • Support groups for parents
  • Phone- and office-consultation with adults with AS and/or with families of adults
  • Information packets including a family networking list and material about AS
  • Social activity groups for adults with AS
  • Legislative advocacy
  • Seminars, conferences, and workshops for educators, professionals, adults with AS and their family members
  • Parenting Classes
  • Speaker’s Bureau


No information.


Annual membership fee of $35 for individuals, educators and families or professionals is $45.

Other Information: Jamie Freed is Director of Adult Services , Jean Stern is Director of Children