Weather Policy Reminder

When considering when to close due to snow, ice and/or extreme cold our highest priority is the safety of students, clients and staff. Given the variety of areas that we serve, making a decision about whether to close for the day can sometimes be a balancing act, but we endeavor to make the decision in the interests of the majority of students/clients. We do, however, understand that individual circumstances can arise and, even when we do open, strongly encourage you to make the decision that is…

Fee Free Giving

Common Threads is now linked with Facebook so that donations made through the site do not attract any Facebook or processing fees. Facebook will provide you with a tax deduction receipt directly. Donate now at: As always, thank you for your ongoing support!

Summer 2018 Groups

We are happy to announce our: Science of Superheroes, Readers Theater Club and School Success Club for Summer 2018. See links for more details.                      

Summer schedule coming soon

We’re really excited about this year’s Summer schedule. We’ve got some extra service options, interesting groups, and a bunch of staff filled with fun ideas. Announcement coming by the end of February.


All of us at Common Threads wish to gratefully acknowledge the generosity of the Robert Lazarz family in funding the Lazarz Family Foundation Scholarship for children attending our school program. This scholarship is offered to second year students and is based upon financial need. Thank you, Bob, Nan, and your family for this extraordinary gift. It’s the people like you that help make Common Threads such a wonderful place to be.


The staff was everything we could have asked for– kind, patient, competent, and responsive. Our son thrived in the experience, and had great fun at the same time...

Father of 11 Year Old Boy

Our Support …

Common Threads support children, adolescents and adults with:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Mental health challenges
  • Developmental delays
  • Sensory integration needs
  • Behavioral issues
  • Social challenges

We Understand …

We understand the challenges you face as a parent and offer a helping hand of support. If you’ve struggled with the constant demands, fully aware that you are doing all you can but still in search of that extra something to unlock your remarkable child’s full potential, you are not alone. We promise to do everything in our power to assist you in your mission to secure the best possible care. From psychological, therapeutic, and behavioral therapies to ongoing emotional support, we are here for you and we can help.

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