Meet the WOW People
There are specific actions that individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and parents, educators, Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) staff, and employers can take to facilitate education, training, and employment processes, and result in a broad range of jobs and careers in the technology fields for individuals with ASD:
- Top 10 Actions that Individuals and Families Can Take
- Top 10 Actions for Educators
- Top 10 Actions for Employers
- Top 10 Actions for Vocational Rehabilitation Services
The above art work was created by artists with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
The Autism Society of Minnesota has set up a Facebook page to address concerns, and provide advice and insight regarding employment issues to individuals on the autism spectrum.
For information about employment specific resources and services, visit ausm.org/employment.html
Thank you to the Minnesota Vocational Rehabilitation Services Division, Department of Employment and Economic Development for their support of this project.
This project was financed with American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) funds under provisions of P.L. 111-5 and by a contractual Interagency Agreement, Agreement Number B22-15234, with the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), Vocational Rehabilitation Services. Project findings and related project materials do not necessarily reflect the position or policy of DEED or the Minnesota Department of Administration.