- New Studies Emphasize Lack of Services for Young Adults with Autism
Services, News, Adults, Drexel University, Employment, Paul Shattuck, Transition, Young Adults) () Two ... Adolescent Psychiatry , Dr. Shattuck’s team reports that young adults with autism spectrum disorders have ... Shattuck's research team report that young adults on the autism spectrum are less likely to have ever lived ...
News - Ali Watters - 2013-09-05 12:30 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Small Business Town Hall Series Wraps Up
of Small Businesses in Employing Adults with Autism ,” an Autism Speaks initiative funded by a generous ... and opportunities for adults with autism was evidenced by the high level of attendance and the active engagement ... that support adults with autism and other developmental disabilities were represented in the audience. ...
News - Ali Watters - 2013-11-26 13:31 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Boston Hosts Final Small Business Town Hall
employment opportunities for adults with autism, the Town Hall meeting was a great success. Adults ... Adults with Autism,” funded by a generous grant from the Ireland Family Foundation. “This whole series ... with autism has grown up to be young adults with autism, the needs and the interests of the adult autism ...
News - Andrew Leonard - 2013-11-19 16:32 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- The “Best Kept Secret” Discovered
and Hispanic families. You can also check out our transition tool kit which is focused on young adults with autism transitioning out of school. (News, Adults with Autism, Aging Out, autism, Janet Mino, ... on several adults with autism aging out of high school September 23, 2013 ...
News - Kerry Magro - 2013-09-23 08:19 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Rebirth and Hope help Walk Now for Autism Speaks Boston Kick-Off
was repeated three times after Chambers – when three young adults with autism took to the stage and each told ... family. His challenge now, he told the audience, is being an adult in a world not ready for many adults ... have a multi-tiered, multi-year initiative in the works for teens and adults with autism," Liz ...
News - Andrew Leonard - 2013-07-31 20:00 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- The Katie Show Recap of 'Living With Autism & Amazing Acts of Love'
affected by autism as they transition into adulthood. Vice President of Family Services Lisa Goring advised that transition is one of the biggest challenges people affected by autism face. She said it is critical that while children are still in school they are working on transition skills such as living, ...
News - alison.dyer - 2013-05-30 15:36 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- HUD Issues New Olmstead Guidance on Housing
responsible for creating housing for adults with disabilities, including those with autism spectrum disorders, ... who are transitioning from, or at serious risk of entering institutions, hospitals, nursing homes, adult care facilities, and other restrictive, segregated settings. To read HUD’s statement, click ...
News - Rick Remington - 2013-06-13 15:08 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Tune-In: Katie Couric 'Living With Autism' Airs Today
Challenges Teenagers with Autism Face Transitioning to Adulthood and Resources that Can Help By: Lisa ... (News, Adults with Autism, autism, Autism Speaks, Episode, Katie Couric, Television, The Katie Show) ...
News - alison.dyer - 2013-05-23 11:12 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- FedEx 400 and Autism Speaks Day at the Races Recap
This year’s program focused on the challenges that those affected by autism face as they transition ... that the POWER program has had in placing adults all across the spectrum in jobs across the state, saying, “We ... towards transition, including the Transition Tool Kit and the Employment Tool Kit . FedEx ...
News - Andrew Leonard - 2013-06-02 19:14 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Autism Speaks Day at the Races returns to "FedEx 400"
features including appearances from NASCAR drivers and personalities; a morning program on adult transition ... Speaks” is taking place Sunday, June 2. Tickets for the Autism Speaks Day at the Races cost $88 for adults ...
News - Andrew Leonard - 2013-04-30 15:23 - 0 comments - 0 attachments