Exploring Successful Opportunities and Strategies for Employing Individuals with Autism

The panel will include employers, job coaches and employees who have autism. Light refreshments will be provided.

When Apr 21, 2016
from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM
Where The Carolina Center for Educational Excellence (next to Smith Middle School) 9201 Seawell School Rd, Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Name
Contact Phone (919) 966-8191
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WHAT?

A panel of representatives from the local business community including Extraordinary Ventures, Persever8, Shoeboxed Inc., will share successful strategies, and the benefits and challenges of employing individuals with autism. The panel will include employers, job coaches and employees who have autism. Light refreshments will be provided.

WHO? 
Employers, families, service providers, anyone interested in enhancing employment opportunities for individuals with autism spectrum disorder

WHY ATTEND? 
- Learn advantages of hiring individuals with autism

- Learn practical strategies for hiring and working with employees with autism

- Partner with successful employers of individuals with autism to create a network

Sponsored By:

TEACCH Autism Program, Department of Allied Health, Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, UNC School of Education

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