2013 Conference Recap
News & Special Features
Paid Summer Intern Opportunities for Boston Area Teens
Martin Luther King Summer Scholars
MLK Summer Scholars is an outgrowth of The Boston Globe Foundation's Opportunity for Unity initiative and John Hancock's Summer of Opportunity program.
Summer Fun 2013
Summer vacation often poses a challenge for parents of children with special needs. You can find programs that will provide an engaging and enriching environment for your child. To assist you in that endeavor the Federation has compiled over 200 camp Web sites serving children with disabilities, as well as useful information and resources to help create a rewarding summer camp experience for you and your child.
Federation Staff Member, Rhea Tavares,
Featured on NBC Nightly News
Rhea Tavares' connection with Tim from Slovenia is profiled in
"Making A Difference"
After School For All
Two models of inclusive afterschool programs - one at the Dr. William W. Henderson Inclusion Elementary School (formerly the Patrick O'Hearn Elementary School) in Dorchester, MA the other For Kids Only in Winthrop, MA. Video includes tips on how to establish inclusive afterschool programs in your school.