Assabet Valley Collaborative

The Assabet Valley Collaborative provides programming, professional development,

job alikes, cooperative purchasing, transportation services to our member school districts


Support Services

REACH: Programming for students 9-18 with significant developmental disabilities, located within the schools of our member districts. 

Evolution: Provides transition services for students 18-22, located in Shrewsbury High School. 

AVCHS: Therapeutic day program for middle and high school students, located at the Bigelow school in Marlboro.

Family Success Partnership: Family Success Partnership brings together representatives from the fields of education, social work, medicine, and state government to support students and families whose mental health challenges hinder their success and well being in school.

FSP staff works closely with families to identify unique strengths and needs, and to develop a comprehensive, individual plan to fulfill those needs through a wrap around social service model.


How to Apply...

A student's home school district must make a referral. 

 See AVC website for referral information.

Parent Workshops

The Assabet Valley Collaborative holds parent workshops on a regular basis throughout the year.

Workshops are scheduled and advertised on the AVC Facebook Page.  Follow the page for regular updates:

Contact Information

Assabet Valley Collaborative

57 Orchard St
Marlboro Ma 01752

(508) 481-3611


Please Contact:

Karen Laskey

Director of Satellite Programs