Specialized Elementary Alternative Program Bi-County Collaborative (BICO)

Specialized Elementary Alternative Program Bi-County Collaborative (BICO)

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Contact Information

Bi-County Collaborative (BICO)
Contact: Julie O'Connor , Director of Student Services
Email Address: joconnor@bicounty.org
Phone: 508-520-1998
Fax: 508-520-1445

397 East Central Street Franklin, MA 02038-1304
Area Served: Central

Map Location Specialized Elementary Alternative Program


The Specialized Elementary Alternative Program (SEAP) provides comprehensive educational and therapeutic services for students in grades K-6 who may present with one or more of the following challenges: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Neurological, Intellectual and/or Communication Impairment which impacts learning socially and academically. 


Students receive individualized and small group teaching and staffing support to navigate their activities of daily living. Social and academic skills are taught using an Applied Behavioral Analysis approach as appropriate, including discrete trial instruction, natural learning environments, and small group instruction. 

Service Types

  • Family Support
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Education

Populations Served

  • Birth Defects
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Health Impairment
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Spina Bifida
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Medical Needs
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: Dept Ed