employment

Learning Civics On The Job

For the past four years, young adults with developmental disabilities have enjoyed the opportunity to work on Capitol Hill as Congressional interns. The progra... More...

Adult Employment: A Year of Progress

This year's celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month is marked by new progress at the state and federal levels to increase job opportunities tempered by sobering reminders of the disproportionately high unemployment t... More...

Chad Faces 'Obstacles & Opportunities' on World of Jenks

The changes keep on coming for Chad on MTV's World of Jenks episode '... More...

Chad Secures a Trial Run on the Job!

On the last episode of MTV's World of Jenks Chad finds himself having graduated high school and in search of a job and future plans. It was a... More...

Raising Expectations for Supported Employment

This post is by Jay Lytton, an adult with Asperger Syndrome.

 

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Holistic Approach toward Independence and Employment

This post is by Leigh Belcher, MS LPC, Director of Clinical Services at Triumph Services, Inc., Holly Brigman, M.Ed., CRC, NIC, Coordinator of Program Research and Evaluation at ... More...

NIH Project SEARCH: Strengthening Our Workplace & Community

As part of our National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) series, the theme for this week is “Collaborative Public & Private Partnerships for ... More...

Self-Advocates Weigh in on Autism Speaks' Think Tank

Kerry Magro, Founder and CEO of KFM Making a 'Difference in The Commu... More...

Career Day at The Gap: Job Training for People with Autism

Earlier this week our friends at Gap in NYC hosted a career day to give four young people with autism some real world experience to help them develop their workplace skills.

Gap partnered with Autism Speaks and HeartShare to give Reuben, Ke... More...

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