Have Dreams Academy is an innovative employment training program for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to receive real-life work experience.
Competitive, inclusive employment opportunities are currently available for individuals with autism 18 years and older who complete an on-the-job workforce training program with the Chicago-area Have Dreams agency. Enrolled participants will enhance their social and communication skills, gain work experience and learn transferable job skills through intensive training, job coaching and real workplace internships. Interns will:
- Learn transferable job-skills and gain work experience
- Improve self-management strategies
- Enhance their social and communication skills
- Discern and develop career interest
Enrollment for our next session is now open
For more information contact Andrea Franckowiak, Program Director at email@example.com or download the Have Dreams Academy Flyer. Have Dreams Academy Recruitment Flyer
This innovative program was made possible in part with a grant from The Coleman Foundation.