Transitional Planning Gateway Arts

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Contact Information

Gateway Arts
Contact: Ted Lampe, Program Director
Email Address: lampet@vinfen.org
Phone: 617-734-1577

62 Harvard Street Brookline, MA 02445
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Transitional Planning

Narrative

Our program prepares young people with disabilities to transition successfully from school to work using age appropriate, professional arts-based activities considering individual needs, strengths and interests. This service is also available for talented adults turning 22 with appropriate public or private funding. Disabilities include developmental and psychiatric, including cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, visual impairment, hearing impairment, head injury, Williams Syndrome, and spectrum disorders including autism and Asperger’s syndrome.

Requirements for Admission: Be a minimum of 16 years old, still in school or post graduation, looking for a community transition experience and exploring art as a career option. Some interest in art and the ability to work within a shared studio environment with other young artists. Previous training not required.

Service Types

  • Skills Training

Program Type

  • Education
  • Transition

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service