Spaulding Academy & Family Services offers year-round, comprehensive special educational services for students with emotional and behavioral disorders in grades K-8 and students with neurobehavioral disorders from kindergarten to age 21.
Spaulding Academy & Family Services is always interested in adding highly-qualified, compassionate team players to our campus. Check out our latest openings to see if your skill set would be a good fit!
While on campus, Spaulding Academy & Family Services students benefit from expert staff in the areas of Special Education, Psychology, Behavior Health, Speech and Language, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Nursing.
Spaulding Academy & Family Services is a licensed Child-Placing Agency providing high-quality services to children, youth, and families. For over 10 years, we have provided Individual Service Option (ISO) Foster Care and In-Home Services as well as Child Health Support.
In the heart of the Experiential Challenges Outdoors (EChO) program is the belief that every student should have the opportunity for the kind of growth that comes from real adventure.
Health & Wellness
A critical component for any child is health and wellness, including food and nutrition. Our campus offers dedicated departments to care for these basic human needs on behalf of our students.
The Spaulding Experience
Be in the know! Although our campus is always busy with great events and activities, we try to take the time to get the word out about all the happenings. Check out our latest and greatest achievements, news and releases!
Each child who arrives at Spaulding Academy & Family Services is unique and their journey to individual success can have very different paths. The first steps toward success are often the most difficult. Our goal is to provide a clear path toward a brighter future.
Spaulding Academy & Family Services is proud to host many events and happenings on campus for our students and children. Between holiday celebrations, spirit day festivities, success ceremonies and special events, campus life is definitely lively.
Although pictures are worth a thousand words, sometimes a video provides the living, breathing human aspect that just cannot be captured by stills. Below are our latest videos to let our students, staff and partners speak for themselves.
Making a Daily Difference
If you ask Dawn Hinxman what she enjoys most about her role at Spaulding Academy & Family Services, one word comes to her mind: “family.” Dawn, who serves as office manager of the Support Services team, loves the supportive and caring family feeling that’s found campuswide.
“Spaulding is a true family. The staff treat each other – and the children in our care – like family,” she explains.
Spaulding in Action
Every Child Deserves a Childhood
Long-serving staff members and leaders of Spaulding Academy & Family Services discuss how the organization has evolved over its 150 years while remaining committed to helping every child secure a successful future. The integrated, trauma-informed approach followed today helps staff members understand the needs of each child – and deliver the academic, residential, and behavior management services that help them feel safe and flourish on-campus and into adulthood. Personal experiences of the positive, life-changing impact prior students have credited Spaulding Academy & Family Services with providing are also shared.
DOE Approved as Special Education and Non Public School
CARF Accredited as Qualified Residential Treatment Provider
CLLU Approved to Provide Child Care and Residential Care
DCYF Licensed to Provide Foster Care Services
CLLU Approved as Child-Placing Agency