About Bancroft

Bancroft is a leading regional nonprofit provider of programs and services for individuals with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities and those in need of neurological rehabilitation.

Since 1883, Bancroft has been pioneering new ways of helping people lead independent and fulfilling lives through a lifetime continuum of programs and services including: special education, transition programs and planning, vocational training and supported employment, structured day programs, community living and specialized residential programs, brain injury rehabilitation and behavior therapy.



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One World. For Everyone.

At Bancroft, we are 2,500 people devoted to making a difference in the lives of those we serve, support and treat.

We are teachers, behavior analysts, case managers, rehabilitation therapists, healthcare providers, psychologists, navigators, social workers and program associates who work with heart, respect and collaboration.

We are communicators, listeners, problem solvers, partners and collaborators.

We are Bancroft.

Bancroft provides vital human and healthcare programs and services with clinical excellence and compassion.

We regard each person as an individual, with treatment plans focused on achieving the highest level of independence possible.

Care and support at Bancroft is provided with respect and dignity.

We provide opportunity for lifelong learning.

We provide for the health and well-being of those we serve through direct patient care in familiar environments and coordination of medical, behavioral and clinical services.

We engage and partner with families and funders to help each client access the services and support they need.

All of us at Bancroft are passionate about unlocking the potential in each person in our care.

We provide hope to families whose wish for their loved one is to live life to its fullest.

We believe everyone deserves a chance to live as independent a life as possible.

We are committed to helping people with autism and intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain injury and neurological conditions be productive members of the community.

We show the world that the barrier between “them” and “us” is only a state of mind.

We believe in One World. For Everyone.

Clinical Excellence


Integrated Health and Wellness

Led by Dr. Kurt Miceli, Bancroft healthcare services are provided on-site and in-program by a specialized team of Licensed Independent Practitioners. The team is responsible for interlacing medical care and coordinating appointments and medical information for the betterment of those we serve.

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Applied Behavior Analysis Center of Excellence

Dedicated to achieving evidence-based outcomes, Bancroft’s ABA Center of Excellence is a unique resource in the region providing a truly unparalleled path to quality of life for children, adults and their families.

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Rehabilitation Therapy Center of Excellence

Working with individuals with neurological and developmental challenges, we optimize functioning across environments through evidence-based educational, consultative, rehabilitation therapies and accessibility services.

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