TILL Autism Support Center Services Toward Independent Living and Learning (TILL)

TILL Autism Support Center Services Toward Independent Living and Learning (TILL)

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Contact Information

Toward Independent Living and Learning (TILL)
Contact: Gail Gillespe , Metro Regional Director
Email Address: info@tillinc.org
Phone: 781-302-4600
Fax: 781-329-4254

20 Eastbrook Road, 201 Dedham, MA 02026
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location TILL Autism Support Center Services


TILL offers comprehensive programs and wide-ranging resources for both the individual with ASD and their families

Autism Support Center Services - TILL’s Autism Support Center provides support for the whole family, with resources and training for parents and caregivers, inclusive events for the whole family to enjoy, parent support through TILL’s Neighborhood groups, and more.   Designated by the Department of Developmental Services as the Autism Support Center for the Boston Metro Region, we serve the Greater Boston and surrounding communities, offering exciting activities and resources that provide information and empowerment to children and adults with autism, and their families.

TILL's Autism Support Center provides services to children and adults with autism spectrum disorders, with and without intellectual disabilities, and their families, across the life span.  Registering to become a member of TILL Autism Support Center is free; MassHealth or DDS eligibility is not required.  You will receive our monthly Newsletter and access to Autism Support Center events.

Autism Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Services work with children and adolescents up to 21 years, with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. Therapists and Instructors work with the entire family to integrate ABA techniques into every day life.  Services are covered by many insurance providers including MassHealth with specific documentation requirements.

Our Spectrum Services for Adults include Residential Programs and Individualized Supports are based on our expertise in creating programs around the unique needs of each individual. TILL offers residential group home settings for individuals with ASD which offer structure and routine within a nurturing environment. For those needing less support we offer a variety of models such as Life Share and condos with the "invisible net of support" which is so valuable for growth, with staff assisting in daily living for as few or as many hours as needed.

TILL's Autism Initiative Day Program provides an innovative approach to working with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Developed as an expansion of the TILL Central/Billerica program, we partnered with the Autism/Ladders Center to establish a highly specialized program for this population.

Please see Day, Residential and Individual Support listings for more information.

Service Types

  • Adult Day Health
  • Case Management
  • Cooperative Apartments
  • Day Activity
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Family Support
  • Group Homes
  • In-program Transportation
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Communication
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Housing
  • Mental Health
  • Personal Care
  • Support Groups
  • Transition

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Multiple Disability
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Physical Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Haitian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Sign Language
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Private Insurance, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DDS