A gift to HMEA provides essential services, like early intervention, employment programs, school to work transition and respite care, that our children and adults with Autism and other developmental disabilities need so they can reach for independence.
Whatever donation you are able to make, your gift could purchase:
- $25 or more – educational toys for Children’s programming; one hour of personal training at a YMCA; or a bus pass to and from work
- $50 or more – weekly art therapy classes for a month; or work accommodations to assist someone with physical disabilities
- $100 or more – computer programs and equipment to enhance a child’s ability to communicate; or a season pass to a local theater allowing individuals to enjoy new and exciting experiences in their communities
- $250 or more – assistive technologies allowing individuals to effectively communicate; intensive job coaching supports for individuals beginning a new job; environments accommodations that allow people in wheelchairs better access to their community and jobs; technologies that help staff better support children and families.