I met with NEMG when I was just starting out. They had me read a line and took my measurements and snapshot, then told me to sign up for their workshops that cost well over $1000.
Run, don't walk.
+1 on the Boston agencies, if you don't have smaller talent agencies in your area, this is where it's at.
Check out Maggie Inc and Click Boston.
Also, hi, I was raised in Branford, CT.