Autism Speaks

www.autismspeaks.org/press-release/introducing-delivering-jobs

LOS ANGELES – Autism Speaks, Best Buddies and Special Olympics, in partnership with the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), are announcing the launch of Delivering Jobs, an inclusion campaign designed to create pathways to one million employment and leadership opportunities for people with autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and developmental differences by 2025.– Autism Speaks, Best Buddies and Special Olympics, in partnership with the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), are announcing the launch of Delivering Jobs, an inclusion campaign designed to create pathways to one million employment and leadership opportunities for people with autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and developmental differences by 2025.

The police get a 911 call from a kid. They hear “Help! My dad’s on the spectrum!” The police say “Call back when you have a real emergency.” The next day, the kid goes down to the police station and says “I can’t believe you don’t take sexual abuse seriously. You hung up on me when I told you my dad was on the rectum.”

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