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Catherine Mayes
Advocate

Catherine is the Autism Project Advocate for Massachusetts Advocates for Children where she provides technical assistance to families with children with autism throughout the commonwealth. She is the parent of an adult son on the autism spectrum and has been advocating for families with Children with Disabilities for over 15 years.

She has completed the Federation Parent Advocate Training and is one of 16 graduates of the STEP National Advanced Advocacy Program offered through the Federation for Children with Special Needs. Additionally, Catherine is the former Plymouth County Program Coordinator for the Asperger’s Association of New England and has vast experience in working with students on the autism spectrum.