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Rising Tide Car Wash – employing people with autism
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Rising Tide Car Wash – employing people with autism

Rising Tide Car Wash in Parkland, Florida has started a new wave of support for employing individuals with autism. The D’Eri family opened up the car wash in June 2012 based on a business motto that combines dedicated training and high standards in their publi...
Roses for Autism Provides Centerpieces for Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism Event
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Roses for Autism Provides Centerpieces for Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism Event

Autism Daily Newscast recently ran a story on Roses for Autism, a vocational program in Guilford, Connecticut, that trains and employs people with autism. The organization was honored to provide floral centerpieces for the "Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism" ...
Extraordinary Ventures Helps Parents Create Jobs for Autistic Adults
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Extraordinary Ventures Helps Parents Create Jobs for Autistic Adults

The job market is rough these days. It's even rougher for those who have been diagnosed with autism. A survey published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry reports that people with intellectual disabilities were five tim...
Hackathons helping create Technology for Autism
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Hackathons helping create Technology for Autism

Coming up on July 20th-21st in San Francisco, CA, is the Autism Hackathon, a 24-hour event located at Twilio Headquarters. This particular Hackathon will focus on the design apps to specifically help adults on the autism spectrum handle and succeed in five i...
Germany takes a Leadership Stance in Employing people on the Autism Spectrum
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Germany takes a Leadership Stance in Employing people on the Autism Spectrum

Autism is a disability which is caused due to the mutilation of the development of the brain or the central nervous system. The characteristic of an autistic person is that they have difficulty in social interactions but they are exceptionally good in specific...
New York Nonprofit Advancing the Mission of People With Disabilities in the Workplace
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New York Nonprofit Advancing the Mission of People With Disabilities in the Workplace

Special Citizens, a New York City non-profit organization that has been supporting adults and children with Autism for over forty years, has become a leader in providing the individuals they support with an opportunity to join the workforce. NEW YORK, O...
Uniqlo Honored for Commitment to Hiring People with Disabilities
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Uniqlo Honored for Commitment to Hiring People with Disabilities

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Global Japanese retailer Uniqlo was named "Employer of the Year" at Gatepath's "Power of Possibilities" recognition event for its commitment to hiring adults with special needs and disabilities. Ph...