Project Detail
Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) logo
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) logo

Day program transformation to foster employment for people with autism spectrum disorders  

This grant will provide employment training and support for individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), families, staff and other stakeholders. The program includes training, job development support groups, access to small business development specialists, and the development of an Employment Toolkit to guide individuals seeking employment. Project Status
ONGOING

2010

Funder Autism Speaks
Fiscal Year Funding $0.00
Current Award Period 2009-2010
Project Number 6875FS
Principal Investigator Vining, Vickie
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 6: What Does the Future Hold, Particularly for Adults? (Lifespan)
Subcategory N/A
Strategic Plan Objective Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 6LA. Develop at least two individualized community-based interventions that improve quality of life or health outcomes for the spectrum of adults with ASD by 2015. IACC Recommended Budget: $12,900,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution Jay Nolan Community Services
State/Country California
Web Link 1 Day program transformation to foster employment for people with autism spectrum disorders (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
New! History/Related Projects Day program transformation to foster employment for people with autism spectrum disorders | $25,000.00 | 2009 | 6875FS