PrideStar Center for Applied Learning

PrideStar Center for Applied Learning

August 20, 2018 0

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Contact Information

PrideStar Center for Applied Learning
Contact: Frank McCabe, Vice President of Operations
Email Address:
Phone: (978)677-6952
Fax: (978)856-3110

229 Stedman St. Lowell, MA 01851
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location PrideStar Center for Applied Learning


The PrideStar Center for Applied Learning (PCAL) a Merrimack Valley-based (Northeast Massachusetts) clinic specializing in the needs of children and young adults impacted by autism and other neurological, behavioral & cognitive disorders. This multi-faceted support center has been designed to offer a full continuum of services to meet the needs of individuals in a safe and comfortable community-based setting.

The clinic is owned and operated by extremely dedicated, highly trained and certified professionals and provides individuals comprehensive, focused ABA treatment, generalized learning opportunities as well as specialized recreational and leisure programming beyond the school day and outside of the school environment.

Children, teens and young adults will have the opportunity to expand school programming while also having the chance to encounter new experiences, build life skills, increase independence and enhance their social skill development.

The overarching goal of our organization is to provide children and young adults (ages 3-22) access to this center as a way to truly maximize their individual learning and growth potential. 


Service Types

  • After School Programs
  • Family Support
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Relationship/Friendship Support
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Health
  • Aetna Health Insurance Company
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA HMO Blue
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Tufts Insurance Company

Program Type

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Communication
  • Education
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Independent Living
  • Personal Care
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Easy Transfer Dental Chair
  • Services at Home
  • Services at School
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Private Insurance, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DEEC