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Effective July 1st, Special Education and Behavioral Connections has changed its name to Merakey Education and Autism!
Merakey Education Center Chambersburg

WELCOME to Merakey Autism Centers, MICHIGAN

Merakey provides Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) services through the Michigan Autism Waiver to children and adolescents ages birth-21 years old with an Autism Diagnosis. These services focus on skill development, maintenance of learned skills and behavioral supports. Services at our centers in Dearborn, Flint, and Grand Rapids and within homes in the Wayne, Genesee, and Kent County communities include the following:

  • Specialized Behavioral Programs with a Foundation in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
  • Verbal Behavior Milestones Assessment and Placement Program (VB-MAPP) and ABA Treatment Planning
  • Intensive Learning and Instruction (ILI)
  • Small Group Instruction (SGI)
  • Transition Services
  • Data-based Decision Making
  • Individual and Group Parent Education and Family Training
  • Initial Diagnostic Assessment (Wayne County only)

These services are designed to meet the increasingly complex challenges of children and adolescents with an Autism diagnosis providing the right supports in the most efficient, effective and evidence-based manner to enhance traditional programs.

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Merakey Autism Center Flint Attends Fox66 Fall Festival

(09.18.2018) - On September 8, Marcie Harris, Program Director, and Lauren Phillips, Clinical Director, from Merakey Autism Center in Flint, MI attended the Fox66 Fall Festival at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center. Marcie and Lauren were eager to share information about their home and center-based Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) services to the Flint community. Attendees really enjoyed creating festive fall masks at their booth.

Merakey Autism Center (Flint, MI) Attends Fox66 Fall Festival

Join us for 2 Autism Walks

autism Hero Walk
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - Autism Alliance of Michigan’s 4th Annual Autism Hero Walk
Register and Join our Team: https://aaomwalk.rallybound.org/Team/View/66764/Team-Merakey @ Detroit Zoo, MI




autism speaks walk logo
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - Autism Speaks Michigan Walk
Register and Join our Team: http://act.autismspeaks.org/goto/merakeymidwest @Kensington Metropark, MI

Click here to download flyer!

Flint Township gets new autism support center

(07.10.2018) - coverage by NBC25 News: https://nbc25news.com

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CONTACT INFO:
Education and Autism Services Administration Office Number: 724-532-2302
Dearborn, MI (Wayne County)
3231 S Gulley Rd, Dearborn, MI 48124
tel: 313-278-2327
Program Director: Thomas Lopez
Thomas.Lopez@merakey.org

Flint, MI (Genesee County)
2284 S. Ballenger Hwy, Flint, MI 48503
tel: 810-221-7871



Grand Rapids, MI (Kent County)
2925 Breton Rd SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512
tel: 616-243-4336
Program Director: Winnie Mugo-Puffpaff
Winnie.Mugopuff@merakey.org

content coming soon
Take a walk around our school and in the classroom! - pictures coming soon
add school calendar for 2018-2019.