Certified Autism Center

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The Art Gallery at Congdon Yards (TAG) has worked with The International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), a global leader in online training and certification programs, to be designated as a Certified Autism Center™ (CAC). Our staff has completed training and certification in best practices when assisting autistic individuals. By undergoing additional autism-specific training, the goal is for our team to be better equipped to provide better service and experiences to all. 

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TAG is one of several organizations and businesses in High Point that has received this certification. To fund this certification, TAG received a grant from Visit High Point

High Point has become the first Certified Autism Destination™ (CAD) on the East Coast and the second CAD in the United States. This initiative was spearheaded by Visit High Point, who worked to enroll a variety of hospitality partners and businesses. To read about this designation, click here.

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What We Offer:

  • Specific classes and workshops for both children and adults.
  • A hands-on studio with a variety of manipulatives is available for those with sensory sensitivities.
  • Sensory-friendly tools, such as wobble stools, fidget spinners and poppers are available. 
  • Mobility services: 
    • Congdon Yards has designated accessible parking spaces.
    • Restrooms are wheelchair accessible. 

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