Type of Organization:
20 Ballard Road01843 Lawrence , MA
The mission of Asperger Works is to help put adults with Asperger’s Syndrome (AS) to work by providing employment-related services and training in a caring and open environment and by educating employers about the desirability of employing adults with Asperger’s Syndrome.
To Volunteer please contact Lisa Rajczyk at email@example.com To join our board please read job description here: http://aspergerworks.org/about-us/board-of-directors/board-of-directors-job-description/ Board of Directors – Expectations: http://aspergerworks.org/about-us/board-of-directors/description-board-of-directors/ If after reading the above you are still interested in becoming a member of our Board, Please fill out our Apllication: http://aspergerworks.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Board-Application.pdf
Key Programs Offered:
As our Mission Statement indicates, our mission is to help put adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to work by providing employment-related services and training in a caring and open environment. The services that Asperger Works will provide are many-fold: Develop programs that will aid very under-served and talented individuals within the autistic community find fulfilling work, stay employed, and advance in their careers. These programs will include (but will not be limited to) mentoring; job coaching; and education programs (in collaboration with NILP, such as how to seek jobs how to write resumes how to fill out applications Assist employers’ understanding of how they can leverage the strengths of persons on the Spectrum and provide work environments that set up autistic workers for success. Provide support services and advice for both adults with ASD and employers so that they can learn to work together and benefit each other.
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