Look at these resources to learn more about finding a job and getting training.
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Read this short article: 12 Steps to help adults with autism find the right job
Look through this Employment Toolkit from Autism Speaks. You can read it online or download a copy.
Remember that your child has skills they can contribute to the workplace. Read this article about one parent's experience.
Other resources (links will open in a new tab or window):
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These are the sources where we got the information in this Guide:
Moving Students Forward
Works of Howard Gardner, Multiple Intelligence Theory
Real People, Real Jobs: Stories from the Front Line
Mass Rehabilitation Commission
Mass Department of Developmental Services
Social Security Administration
Social Security Ticket to Work Program
National Academy of Social Insurance
Work Without Limits
Jobs Without Limits
Massachusetts Adult Literacy Hotline
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Job Accommodation Network
The Department of Health and Human Services
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