Northeast ArcThe Spotlight Program is a program of the Northeast Arc, one of the most innovative agencies in the state serving children and adults with disabilities and their families. NeArc was founded in the 1950s by parents with the courage and determination to ensure their children and others with disabilities will have every opportunity to live and thrive in the community.
- Pizza and Video Games Friday 12/5 and 12/19! November 25, 2014
- Chapman Brothers Garage Band to play Harvest Festival September 23, 2014
- Emerson College and Spotlight make movie magic!!! September 11, 2014
- Parenting Workshops in Andover September 4, 2014
- Fall Registration is OPEN!! August 15, 2014
Upcoming EventsJan3Sat6:00 pm Teen Night Out: New Year Celebra... @ Northeast Arc Center for Developmental ExcellenceTeen Night Out: New Year Celebra... @ Northeast Arc Center for Developmental ExcellenceJan 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmGet your holiday list ready because we are going shopping! We will start our night off with some food and fun at the food court. Once we are done stuffing our faces we will head off to do some serious … Continue reading →Jan8Thu4:30 pm Winter Lexington Social Scenes G... @ The Cotting SchoolWinter Lexington Social Scenes G... @ The Cotting SchoolJan 8 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pmSocial Scenes are therapeutic, drama-based social pragmatics groups for youth ages 9-22 with social-emotional challenges such as Asperger’s Syndrome, High Functioning Autism, ADHD, Anxiety, Depression and related diagnoses.Jan9Fri6:30 pm Pizza and Videogames! @ Northeast Arc Day Habilitation BuildingPizza and Videogames! @ Northeast Arc Day Habilitation BuildingJan 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pmJoin us twice a month for a night of food, fun and friends! Gather to play your favorite Wii games such as Just Dance, Mario Kart, Super Mario Bros., Super Smash Brawl and more!Jan10Sat10:00 am Winter Next Stage/Emerson Group @ Northeast Arc Day Habilitation BuildingWinter Next Stage/Emerson Group @ Northeast Arc Day Habilitation BuildingJan 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pmIn this collaboration between Emerson College, participants will create a series of videos containing first-person accounts of how they experience the world around them, what they want their peers to know about them, and how they would like to be … Continue reading →10:00 am Winter On Cue Social Group @ Northeast Arc Day Habilitation BuildingWinter On Cue Social Group @ Northeast Arc Day Habilitation BuildingJan 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pmOn Cue groups encourage children ages 6-9 to learn and practice social skills in an activities-based setting, facilitating interaction and play amongst peers and counselors. Curriculum is focused is on play, friendship building, energy regulation and understanding perspective.