NEARI School New England Adolescent Research Institute

NEARI School New England Adolescent Research Institute

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Contact Information

New England Adolescent Research Institute
Contact: Stephen Dion, Educational Administrator
Email Address:
Phone: 413-540-0712 x26
Fax: 413-532-1795

70 North Summer Street Holyoke, MA 01040
Area Served: West

Map Location NEARI School


Provides special education services to highly at-risk, neurologically challenged, developmentally delayed, emotionally disturbed and learning disabled children and youth ages 7-22. Specializing in complex students with particularly intractable learning and behavioral problems including a range of traumatic experiences, NEARI is one of the only schools in the Western Massachusetts employing a wide range of applied neuroscience/brain-based teaching and remediation techniques.

Students can come from any location within an hour's bus ride from Holyoke.

Service Types

  • After School Programs
  • Disability Awareness
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Job Placement
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Schools - Day
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Transition

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Language Impairment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Ages Served

  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Free Transport
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: DOE
  • Fees: Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DOE,01/09/86