For over six decades, AABR has been guided by the philosophy “May each life find meaning.”
As an organization, AABR has dedicated its existence to serving children with autism and adults with developmental disabilities. By teaching daily living skills and inspiring self-confidence, AABR empowers our individuals to lead productive and rewarding lives.
AABR was first founded in 1956, and has blossomed into a leading service provider for individuals with developmental disabilities in the New York metropolitan region. Since its founding, AABR opened 23 residential facilities throughout New York City, founded the New York Child Learning Institute, a pioneering school for children with autism, as well as established day and vocational programs that service unmet needs throughout the region. AABR’s services include: