TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – National propaganda of individuals autism in the United States, about 500,000 young people with autism will grow to 10 years. However, so far there has not been an open employment platform that matches their capabilities.
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Because of the growing number of people with autism in the United States, a non-profit organization called Houston provides the T3 program, which means transition, tuition, and tax pay. This is a curriculum, vocational training and employment for adolescents with autism and other disorders.
As part of the training, internships were organized at local hospitals such as Memorial Herman South-West Hospital. While some of the features provided make accessories for hospitals, retail stores, complete with production workshops.
Pupils working in Houston are also equipped to serve clients of hospitals, such as reducing the number of patients from vehicles to the ability to communicate with clients. The person with autism who follows this program is Schank.
Ms. Shank, Stephanie said that her child became more independent and managed to get a job when she came of age. “It’s like a starting point in his life,” said Stephanie, quoted by Scoop.com on Monday, November 19, 2018.
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Some hospital staff said that initially it was a bit uncomfortable with the arrival of disabled interns. “But over time, we’ve become accustomed to helping with their presence,” said Stacy Anderson, a nurse at Memorial Hermann South Hospital, who also experienced the Houston program.
During internships, Houston still provides support and support for its employees. Among other things, the survivors and special vehicles that bring students to their jobs.
Some graduates of this internship from Houston even became full-time employees at the hospital. Because it provides an effective solution, many other social movements that support Houston in providing opportunities for disabled workers.
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