Ford Launches Program to Employ Autistic Adults on Product Development Team

    Written by Family Video Coupon on September 15, 2016. Posted in Aba therapy detroit, Autism spectrum disorders, Autism treatment center


    Did you know that wholly 35% of autistic young adults have never received a job or had any postgraduate education after high school? Considering that there are more than 3.5 million people living in the U.S. with an autism spectrum disorder, that’s a staggering 1.225 million people. However, Ford, a major player in Michigan’s economy, recently launched a new program that will employ autistic adults.

    FordInclusiveWorks, Ford’s new program developed with the Autism Alliance of Michigan, creates five new jobs for autistic adults. The positions are all in product development, and the jobs are specifically tailored to the skills and capabilities of autistic workers.

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