Imagine our lives without the influence of individuals such as Thomas Jefferson, Albert Einstein, Isaac Newton and Temple Grandin. Their ability to think differently changed our lives. 

Our Vision:  A world where individuals are valued for their gifts and abilities.

Our Mission:  Helping individuals with autism connect with their community.

  • Read Larry's Column to learn more about an insider's view of Autism.
  • CARF Survey

    A survey team from CARF International* visited on February 23-24, 2012.  CARF International is an independent, not-for-profit family of organizations (including CARF, CARF Canada, and CARF-CCAC) that provides accreditation in the field of human services.

    We invited the surveyors to evaluate how well we meet international standards for quality.  For more information on CARF contact them at:

    • Internet: www.carf.org/contact-us
    • E-mail: feedback@carf.org
    • Mail: CARF International, 6951 East Southpoint Road, Tucson, AZ 85756
    • Toll-free telephone: (866) 510-2273
    • Fax: (520) 318-1129

Autism Works is a non-profit organization that offers specialized services to help adults with autism capitalize on their strengths.

Currently serving individuals with high-functioning forms of autism and other Neurodevelopmental disabilities.

Custom Employment Services

Career Assessments Mentoring/Coaching
Job Fit Analysis Social Skills Coaching
Employment Support Job Placement


Autism Works comprehensive support includes:

  • Individualized services specific to adults with autism that optimize employment options.
  • Holistic service model to bolster employment sustainability.
  • Community relationships that foster individual success.

Phone: 612.315.2456
Fax: 763.592.7907 
or use this
email link


  • Autism Works has been awarded the highest level of accreditation by CARF International for Employment Planning and Community Employment Services.

    CARF accreditation is a public seal of trust and commitment to quality based on internationally accepted standards. Achieving this accreditation demonstrates Autism Works' commitment to exceptional, personalized care. An organization receiving the highest level of CARF accreditation has undergone a detailed peer review process and has demonstrated to a team of surveyors, during an on-site visit, its commitment to providing programs and services of the highest quality. For more information on CARF, visit www.carf.org.


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