Category: Autism Employment

Autism Candles – "Autism and Job Initiatives for 2018" Season 5 Episode 2

In this week’s show, Kristen Pedersen, chief of employment services at the ARC of San Francisco, joins Keith and Will. She describes some of the new neurodiversity employment initiatives…

Autism Candles – Autism Job Club presents: Everyday Heroes

An original and inspiring documentary entitled Everyday Heroes, by spectrum filmmaker Colin Baxter. Meet six of these “everyday heroes” in this short film that highlights the challenges…

Autism Candles – A Brief Guide to Autism for Employers

In 2017 Cheshire Fire and Rescue and Cheshire East council put together an empolyabilty skill programme focused of giving people a better chance of gain or returning to employment. Part of…

Autism Candles – Workers with autism recognised for unique skill set, ANZ recruiting nine new employees

Matt Ormiston knows his 12-year-old son Joshua will face challenges throughout his life that his older sisters won’t, especially when it comes to getting a job.Joshua is on the autism spectrum,…

Autism Candles – Employable Me Digital Exclusive: Geneva Centre for Autism

Alicia Xavier from the Geneva Centre for Autism​ helps break down some common misconceptions about hiring someone with Autism Spectrum Disorder in this Employable Me​ Canada digital exclusive.

Autism Candles Gets Ready for the Holidays

This upcoming holiday season choose candles from our autism community as part of your tradition. Autism Candles is an autism equal opportunity project founded by autism self-advocacy and has been featured by Autism Speaks and shared by many others nationally. Since 2006 the goal has been to promote inclusion, new opportunity and to advocate for ...