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The importance of jobs

8th March 2021

The importance of jobs

In this episode, Alex and Martin discuss why having a job is so important for people with autism and learning difficulties. They also speak to a number of colleagues from BeyondAutism to get their views on a questionnaire they shared with staff on autism and employment earlier in the year.

Additional links

National Association of County Behavioural Health & Developmental Disability Directors, 2018, The importance of work for individuals with intellectual/
developmental disabilities, accessed 04.03.21

Learning Disability Today, 2019, Government pledges to monitor autism employment gap – for the first time, accessed 04.03.21

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