Do you have a friend, neighbor, family member or relative on the autism spectrum? Chances are you do.
According to the CDC approximately 2.2% of the US adult population is on the autism spectrum. Studies estimate a staggering 50-75% of the 5.6 million autistic adults in the U.S. are unemployed or underemployed despite having the skill sets and expertise to excel in the workplace. *
What is hiring someone on the Autism spectrum like?
Check out: Forrest's Story
At Mind Shift our vision is to create a world of work where all people are valued for their different ways of thinking.
Challenges facing Mind Shift:
Assisting candidates with the needed support during the pre-hire process is provided at no cost to them. The cost to complete this process is $5000 per person and supported entirely by donations.
See "Goal and Why" tab above for more information about our goal.
Your donation allows Mind Shift to continue our support and increase employment for these skilled Specialists.
Mind Shift encourages you to share the message of the need for more individuals who are on the autism spectrum to participate in the workforce.
*Forbes (Forbes online article April 27, 2021)