Spaulding Youth Center commemorated National Autism Awareness Month with a special celebration held during its weekly school town hall. Students, staff members and supporters gathered together to spread awareness about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and to celebrate acceptance, understanding and love. Students and staff enjoyed refreshments and the sentiment of unity. To add to the festivities, students and staff were presented with ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center is excited to announce a local therapy dog named Rose has been making bi-weekly visits to its Northfield, New Hampshire campus. Rose, a five-year-old Great Dane, is a graduate of the American Kennel Club (AKC) Canine Good Citizen® (CGC) Program, which she completed at Doggonit Training in Laconia, New Hampshire. The AKC’s ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center celebrated its annual Winter Carnival as part of their Experiential Challenges Outdoors (EChO) program last Thursday. This year’s Winter Carnival introduced a Famous Races theme and offered a wide array of exciting activities and events for students and staff. The celebration began with a selection of snow-inspired carnival games, including a Penguin Waddle Playoff, ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center Offers Students Vocational Opportunities through Partnership with Taco Bell TiltonFebruary 27, 2019
Spaulding students who are interning at Taco Bell of Tilton and Joyce McKenney, Residential Living Specialist of Spaulding Youth Center. Northfield, NH – Spaulding Youth Center is pleased to announce that two students have accepted vocational opportunities through the partnership and support of Taco Bell in Tilton, New Hampshire. As part of this vocational partnership, the students ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center hosted the Center for AAC & Autism’s Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP) Training on their Northfield, NH campus on February 5th and 6th, 2019. The event consisted of two days dedicated to the specialized clinical training of the Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP) approach. LAMP is a therapeutic approach based ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center is thrilled to announce it has been honored with a grant of $10,000.00 from People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, N.A. The grant will directly support Spaulding’s residential program. Spaulding Youth Center’s Residential Program focuses on therapeutically supporting children while fostering the fundamental philosophies of a family unit. ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center is pleased to present its most recent Spaulding Spirit Award to Alexsus Bougie, Behavior Specialist. This peer-nominated recognition is presented at each quarterly staff meeting to one employee who exemplifies Spaulding Spirit and makes peers proud to be working by their side. Among numerous thoughtful and compelling nominations, Ms. Bougie was described ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center is honored to announce it was chosen for a year-long charitable donation from the Red Arrow Diner as part of a holiday social media promotion called the Six-Week Winning Streak. As the recipient of this donation, Spaulding Youth Center will receive five cents for every cup of coffee sold at all ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center is thrilled to announce it has been awarded a grant of $60,000.00 by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. Issued through the Foundation’s Community Grants program, the grant offers multi-year operating support which will directly impact Spaulding’s programs and services. “The generous support of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation will make a significant ...Read More
Spaulding Youth Center is pleased to welcome Caroline Hanly as its Health Services Supervisor. In this role, she will be responsible to provide oversight and expertise to the dedicated health services staff so that together, the department can continue providing the highest level of care to our students. Ms. Hanly has over twenty-seven years of ...Read More
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