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Articles that focus on preparing people with autism for jobs as well as work opportunities available to people on the spectrum.

People with Autism Are Filling a Void in the Workplace

People with Autism Are Filling a Void in the Workplace

The future job market is looking bright for many people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Large companies such as Microsoft, EY, and Utah-based Chargeback have piloted neurodiversity programs that aim to employ adults who are on the spectrum. The main objective of the program is to explore the possible benefits of hiring employees with varying… Continue Reading

Going Green while Creating Jobs for People on the Spectrum

Going Green while Creating Jobs for People on the Spectrum

Imagine turning used toys into a sustainable green business that creates employment for people with autism and other challenges. PreLOVED Toys Inc., a San Francisco Bay Area 501(c)(3) nonprofit, proposes to do just that.  Discouraged by the lack of full time employment opportunities for my college-educated son who has Asperger syndrome, and so many others like him, I thought… Continue Reading

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