Autistic Edmonton man warming hearts with launch of delivery business

Anthony Barrett is a 24-year-old man with autism who lives in Edmonton, Canada. Anthony At Your Service is a Monday-to-Friday service that will deliver anything that can fit in a car and that Anthony can lift. They promise next-day delivery, anywhere in the city of Edmonton, for $10. Possible deliveries include mail, parcels, tailoring, dry-cleaning and other errand-running, and Anthony is open to suggestions from others.

Anthony At Your Service is a for-profit business started by Mike Hamm (Anthony's assistant) and Deborah Barrett (Anthony's Mom) for Anthony as a way for him to learn new skills, meet new people, and make some money. Anthony is excited about his business. All profits got to Anthony.

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