Special Needs Advocacy Network Special Needs Advocacy Network, Incorporated (SPaN)

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Contact Information

Special Needs Advocacy Network, Incorporated (SPaN)
Contact: Cynthia Moore, President
Email Address: info@spanmass.org
Phone: (508) 655-7999

P.O. Box 463 Lexington, MA 02420
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Special Needs Advocacy Network

Narrative

SPaN's membership is open to anyone interested in the field of Special Education Advocacy including parents, guardians, students, professionals, and others. The purpose of SPaN is to: 

  1. train and support child advocates in providing care for youth with special needs,
  2. assist child advocates for children with disabilities to gain information about and access to available services,
  3. provide child advocates with continuing education programs, provide a forum for advocates to share and disseminate information,
  4. provide advocacy services on behalf of children with disabilities as well as their care providers, and
  5. conduct such other charitable or educational activities and programs in furtherance of the foregoing purposes to be carried out by the corporation organized under Chapter 180 of the MGL and described within Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.
Wheelchair Ramps, Elevators, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Able to serve clients in their wheelchair , Sign Language Special Needs Advocacy Network, Incorporated (SPaN) Birth to 3, 3 - 4, 5 - 8, 9 - 13, 14 - 18, 19 – 22 Lexington Cynthia Moore info@spanmass.org (508) 655-7999 2244 Special Needs Advocacy Network Advocacy, Education, Information/Referral, Legal, Self-Advocacy Training 2) Greater Boston Education Law P.O. Box 463 President https://www.spanmass.org 02420 Free Service, Sliding Scale All Disabilities Local Area President ABINGTON, ACTON, ACUSHNET, ADAMS, AGAWAM, ALFORD, AMESBURY, AMHERST, ANDOVER, AQUINNAH, ARLINGTON, ASHBURNHAM, ASHBY, ASHFIELD, ASHLAND, ASSONET, FREETOWN, ATHOL, ATTLEBORO, AUBURN, AVON, AYER, BALDWINSVILLE, TEMPLETON, BARNSTABLE, BARRE, BECKET, BEDFORD, BELCHERTOWN, BELLINGHAM, BELMONT, BERKELEY, BERLIN, BERNARDSTON, BEVERLY, BILLERICA, BLACKSTONE, BLANDFORD, BOLTON, BOSTON, BOURNE, BOXBOROUGH, BOXFORD, BOYLSTON, BRADFORD, HAVERHILL, BRAINTREE, BREWSTER, BRIDGEWATER, BRIMFIELD, BROCKTON, BROOKFIELD, BROOKLINE, BUCKLAND, BURLINGTON, BUZZARDS BAY, BOURNE, BYFIELD, CAMBRIDGE, CANTON, CARLISLE, CARVER, CHARLEMONT, CHARLTON, CHATHAM, CHELMSFORD, CHELSEA, CHESHIRE, CHESTER, CHESTERFIELD, CHICOPEE, CHILMARK, CLARKSBURG, CLINTON, COHASSET, COLRAIN, CONCORD, CONWAY, COTUIT, BARNSTABLE, CUMMINGTON, DALTON, DANVERS, DARTMOUTH, DEDHAM, DEERFIELD, DENNIS, DIGHTON, DOUGLAS, DOVER, DRACUT, DUDLEY, DUNSTABLE, DUXBURY, EAST BRIDGEWATER, EAST BROOKFIELD, EAST LONGMEADOW, EASTHAM, EASTHAMPTON, EASTON, EDGARTOWN, EGREMONT, ERVING, ESSEX, EVERETT, FAIRHAVEN, FALL RIVER, FALMOUTH, STURBRIDGE, FITCHBURG, FLORIDA, FOXBOROUGH, FRAMINGHAM, FRANKLIN, FREETOWN, GARDNER, MARTHA'S VINEYARD, GEORGETOWN, GILL, GLOUCESTER, GOSHEN, GOSNOLD, GRAFTON, GRANBY,, GRANVILLE, GREAT BARRINGTON, GREENFIELD, GROTON, GROVELAND, HADLEY, HALIFAX, HAMILTON, HAMPDEN, HANCOCK, HANOVER, HANSON, HARDWICK, HARVARD, HARWICH, HATFIELD HAVERHILL, HAWLEY, HEATH, HINGHAM, HINSDALE, HOLBROOK, HOLDEN, HOLLAND, HOLLISTON HOLYOKE, HOPEDALE, HOPKINTON, HUBBARDSTON, HUDSON, HULL, HUNTINGTON, IPSWICH, KINGSTON, LAKEVILLE, LANCASTER, LANESBOROUGH, LAWRENCE, LEE, LEICESTER, LENOX, LEOMINSTER, LEVERETT, LEXINGTON, LEYDEN, LINCOLN, LITTLETON, LONGMEADOW, LOWELL, LUDLOW, LUNENBURG, LYNN, LYNNFIELD, MALDEN, MANCHESTER, MANSFIELD, MARBLEHEAD, MARION, MARLBOROUGH, MARSHFIELD, MARSTON MILLS, MASHPEE, MATTAPOISETT, MAYNARD, MEDFIELD, MEDFORD, MEDWAY, MELROSE, MENDON, MERRIMAC, METHUEN, MIDDLEBOROUGH, MIDDLEFIELD, MIDDLETON, MILFORD, MILLBURY, MILLIS, MILLVILLE, MILTON, MONROE, MONSON, MONTAGUE, MONTEREY, MONTGOMERY, MOUNT WASHINGTON, NAHANT, NANTUCKET, NATICK, NEEDHAM, NEW ASHFORD, NEW BEDFORD, NEW BRAINTREE, NEW MARLBOROUGH, NEW SALEM, NEWBURY, NEWBURYPORT, NEWTON, NORFOLK, NORTH ADAMS, NORTH ANDOVER, NORTH ATTLEBORO, NORTH BROOKFIELD, NORTH READING, NORTHAMPTON, NORTHBOROUGH, NORTHBRIDGE, NORTHFIELD, NORTON, NORWELL, NORWOOD, OAK BLUFFS, OAKHAM, ORANGE, ORLEANS, OSTERVILLE, OTIS, OXFORD, PALMER, PAXTON, PEABODY, PELHAM, PEMBROKE, PEPPERELL, PERU, PETERSHAM, PHILLIPSTON, PITTSFIELD, PLAINFIELD, PLAINVILLE, PLYMOUTH, PLYMPTON, PRINCETON, PROVINCETOWN, QUINCY, RANDOLPH, RAYNHAM, READING, REHOBOTH, REVERE, RICHMOND, ROCHESTER, ROCKLAND, ROCKPORT, ROWE, ROWLEY, ROYALSTON, RUSSELL, RUTLAND, SALEM, SALISBURY, SANDISFIELD, SANDWICH, SAUGUS, SAVOY, SCITUATE, SEEKONK, SHARON, SHEFFIELD, SHELBURNE, SHERBORN, SHIRLEY, SHREWSBURY, SHUTESBURY, SOMERSET, SOMERVILLE, SOUTH HADLEY, SOUTHAMPTON, SOUTHBOROUGH, SOUTHBRIDGE, SOUTHWICK, SPENCER, SPRINGFIELD, STERLING, STOCKBRIDGE, STONEHAM, STOUGHTON, STOW, STURBRIDGE, SUDBURY, SUNDERLAND, SUTTON, SWAMPSCOTT, SWANSEA, TAUNTON, TEMPLETON, TEWKSBURY, TISBURY, TOLLAND, TOPSFIELD, TOWNSEND, TRURO, TYNGSBOROUGH, TYRINGHAM, UPTON, UXBRIDGE, VINEYARD HAVEN, WAKEFIELD, WALES, WALPOLE, WALTHAM, WARE, WAREHAM, WARREN, WARWICK, WASHINGTON, WATERTOWN, WAYLAND, WEBSTER, WELLESLEY, WELLFLEET, WENDELL, WENHAM, WEST BOYLSTON, WEST BRIDGEWATER, WEST BROOKFIELD, WEST NEWBURY, WEST SPRINGFIELD, WEST STOCKBRIDGE, WESTBOROUGH, WESTFIELD, WESTFORD, WESTHAMPTON, WESTMINSTER, WESTON, WESTPORT, WESTWOOD, WEYMOUTH, WHATELY, WHITINSVILLE, WHITMAN, WILBRAHAM, WILLIAMSBURG, WILLIAMSTOWN, WILMINGTON, WINCHENDON, WINCHESTER, WINDSOR, WINTHROP, WOBURN, WOODS HOLE, WORCESTER, WORTHINGTON, WRENTHAM, YARMOUTH

Service Types

  • Education Law

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Education
  • Information/Referral
  • Legal
  • Self-Advocacy Training

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

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

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Sign Language
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service, Sliding Scale