Alyssa Burnett Adult Life Center

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Advisory for the Burnett Center: In light of recent communications from Public Health – Seattle & King County and our emergency operations team, we have made the decision to cancel all center and community-based classes and activities indefinitely and will continue Distance Learning until we can safely reopen. This includes all of our standing center-based classes, community-based activities and Friday outings. For more information about our Distance Learning opportunities, please contact our remote phone line (425) 835-3271.

Welcome to the Burnett Adult Life Center Community

  • About the Alyssa Burnett Adult Life Center

    Seattle Children’s Alyssa Burnett Adult Life Center offers lifelong learning for people 18 and older with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. We help you build on your strengths, gain independence, connect with others and take part in the larger community in a meaningful way. Learn more about who we are  and what we do.

  • Meet Your Team

    Our goal is for you to lead the most fulfilling life possible. Instructors work side by side with center staff to create and teach courses to meet the varying needs of the wide spectrum of adults we serve. Each instructor is expert in their topic, with a passion for teaching adults with developmental disabilities. Meet the team.

  • Ways to Get Involved

    Volunteers, partners and donors help guide our programs, assist with classes and outings, provide job skills training, raise funds and make our communities more inclusive. Learn how you can get involved, as a donor, intern, teacher, partner or volunteer.

  • Payment and Billing

    We offer scholarships to families with financial need who could benefit from our classes and programs. We also welcome families who want to pay for classes or activities with DDA respite hours. Learn more about costs, scholarships and payment policies

Contact Us

Call 425-488-6173 or email us to learn more or to find out if the center is a good option for you. See location, hours and contact information.