The mission of Asperger Works is to help put adults with Asperger’s Syndrome (AS) to work by providing employment-related services and training in a caring and open environment and by educating employers about the desirability of employing adults with Asperger’s Syndrome.
Our vision is that through our efforts, the Merrimack Valley area of Massachusetts and New Hampshire will become populated with adults on the Spectrum who are able to live productive lives fully employed without fear of discriminatory behavior amongst employers.
Educate employers regarding the best ways to leverage the strengths of people with AS and provide a work environment that sets up the autistic worker for success
Develop programs that help adults with AS find fulfilling work such as employment readiness training and related support (i.e. job coach)
Assist people with AS stay employed and advance in their careers