Exploring Successful Opportunities and Strategies for Employing Individuals with Autism Event - April 21, 2016 - Chapel Hill, NC

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Please join us for this FREE informational and networking opportunity! Light refreshments will be provided.

A panel of representatives from the local business community including Extraordinary Ventures, Persever8, Shoeboxed Inc., as well as others, will share successful strategies, and the benefits and challenges of employing individuals with autism in the workforce.

The panel will include employers, job coaches and employees who have autism.

WHEN? 
April 21st, 2016 from 4:00-5:30
WHERE?
The Carolina Center for Educational Excellence (next to Smith Middle School) 9201 Seawell School Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 
WHO?
Employers, families, service providers, anyone interested in enhancing employment opportunities for individuals with ASD
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 UNC-CH PARTNERS:

TEACCH AUTISM PROGRAM | DEPARTMENT OF ALLIED HEALTH | 
CAROLINA INSTITUTE FOR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES | FRANK PORTER GRAHAM CHILD DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE | SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

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