New European project focusing on autism and employment

The National Autistic Society (NAS) is one of several partners involved in the PAGES project: pathways for guiding employment skills for ASD. The project, which is Co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union, spans five EU countries: UK, Spain, Sweden, Italy and Bulgaria and aims to improve support and access for autistic employees at work through:
Surveying the opinions and experiences of employers about autistic employees.
Developing resources to support skill development for autistic employees.
Promoting the benefits of autistic employees to employers.
Developing resources for employers to facilitate a positive working environment for autistic employees.
Developing a guide for employers on fair and supportive recruitment practices for autistic employees. 
Find further information on the project via the PAGES website 
Date added: 08 May 2018