AANE’s Fall 2021 Conference Sponsors


This conference is named in honor of  Dr. Daniel Rosenn -- a dedicated professional and founding AANE board member.

AANE’s annual fall conference presents cutting-edge information of interest to the entire Asperger/autism community: individuals with Asperger/autism profiles, family, friends, and professionals. This two-day virtual conference event will include keynote presentations from Morénike Giwa Onaiwu and Kyle Hill, nine breakout session options, and a variety of topic-based virtual discussion groups. This renowned conference provides an opportunity for the entire autism community to work together, learn, and connect. Learn more about the conference here.


Please note that sponsorship opportunities are no longer available as of October 18, 2021.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Promote your programs and services at AANE's most attended event! Sponsorship is offered at four levels, with benefits such as your promotional video played for all attendees at the event, your own virtual sponsor booth, ad placement in the virtual program book, and more!


Register for the Sponsorship Level of Your Choice:


AANE Thanks Our Generous Conference Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Planned Lifetime Assistance Network (PLAN) of Massachusetts and Rhode Island

50 Cabot Street, Suite 206, Needham, MA 02494
331 Waterman Street, Suite 158E, Providence, RI 02906
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Planned Lifetime Assistance Network of MA &RI is a 501(c)3, nonprofit organization that proudly serves those with disabilities – life-long or related to illness, injury, or age – helping to preserve assets, protect access to public benefits, and most importantly, to live well. We operate as a Special Needs Trustee by providing quality trustee/fiduciary services to individuals and their families through sound, thoughtful trust administration and compassionate, caring social service support.

Gold Sponsors

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Aspire

Lurie Center, 1 Maguire Road, Lexington, MA 02421

MGH Aspire offers social groups, summer camp, and special events for children, teens, and adults. Our strengths-based approach benefits all participants, allowing them to feel accepted and valued for their unique qualities.

NESCA (Neuropsychology & Education Services for Children & Adolescents)

55 Chapel Street, Suite 202 Newton, MA 02458
Additional offices: Londonderry, NH, and Plainville, MA

NESCA is a collaborative, dedicated group of clinicians with a diverse set of skills and experience who help children, adolescents, and young adults become the best versions of who they are.

NESCA (Neuropsychology & Education Services for Children & Adolescents)

Silver Sponsors

Academy MetroWest

218 Speen Street
Natick, MA, MA 01760
(508) 655-9200

Academy MetroWest is a group therapy program that uses cooperative, non-competitive, physical activity as a means of helping children and adolescents address issues around social skills and self-image. We work with children aged 6-16 and, owing to the program’s social skills focus, we see many clients with ASD, ADHD, and other issues in which social skills delays are a prominent part of the presentation.


Chapel Haven Schleifer Center

1040 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515
203-397-1714 ext. 185

Chapel Haven Schleifer Center is a nationally accredited transitional living program located in New Haven, Connecticut that offers comprehensive, individualized services for adults with developmental and social disabilities who desire independence. We appreciate that independence, more than living on one’s own, means having the freedom to pursue a life of fulfillment and define for oneself what that fulfillment means. We provide services in support of that pursuit, including residential programs, virtual learning, day programs, recreation, vocational training, and a host of other options to meet the unique needs of each adult.

Rising Center

Rising Center
747 Main Street, Suite 301
Concord, MA 01742

Rising Center provides individualized training and guidance in the use of mindfulness-based practices for individuals with neurodiversity, their families, and teachers. The sessions may include gentle yoga, breath meditation, body scan, and loving-kindness practices. Carla Leone, a certified 200 Hour Yoga Teacher with an M.A. in Mindfulness from Lesley University and decades of training in mindfulness-based practices, provides these services both virtually and at our offices in Concord, MA.

Special Needs Companies

20 Speen Street, Suite 101
Framingham, MA 01701
(508) 861-3453

Special Needs Companies, which features Special Needs Law Group and Special Needs Family Services, was established by Annette Hines, an attorney, parent, and advocate for the disabled community, to serve as a complete suite of legal and family services. This includes special needs planning, trust administration, guardianship and conservatorship, and compassionate guidance through the unique complexities and challenges special needs families face.

Bronze Sponsors

Mansfield Hall

Mansfield Hall is a living and learning community which provides residential, academic, executive functioning, social, and independent living skill support to students who are going to college.  Located in Burlington, VT, Madison, WI, and Eugene, OR, our students come to us from around the country to be a part of our residential community, which provides a comprehensive and holistic support system to facilitate their transition into college and independence.

McLean Hospital: Pathways Academy

11 Hillside Ave
Arlington, MA 02476
(617) 855-2847

Pathways Academy at McLean Hospital is a year-round, therapeutic day school developed to meet the social, sensory, psychological, and educational needs of children and adolescents ages 6 through 22 with autism spectrum disorders. Pathways uses evidence-based treatment methods and teaches the skills needed to successfully manage an individual’s mental health and help adolescents and families live rewarding lives.