HAAPE - Helping Adults with Autism Perform & Excel is an all-volunteer organization striving to improve the lives of Young Adults with Autism.
HAAPE envisions improved support for finding meaningful employment opportunities that provide self-esteem and independence for adults with ASD.
HAAPE works to create and fund programs to address the unique challenges that adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) face when seeking and sustaining meaningful employment.
We are a respectful and collaborative partnership of adults with ASD, employers, organizations and providers.
We strive to maintain a supportive community for all our constituents; we encourage those seeking support to participate in working with us to solve the challenges that adults with ASD face.
We provide a platform to generate and implement innovative solutions that address the employment needs of our community, particularly those with ASD.
We foster dialogue to educate ourselves and the public about autism, develop and share resources, and promote understanding and living with ASD.
HAAPE is currently working with leading businesses, not for profits and government agencies, to provide and autism friendly workplace environment, building awareness, educating and training employers, teachers and parents.
HAAPE is establishing an initial program with Memorial Hospital Group to employ people with ASD.
A program to teach people with ASD to code for Drones, the Internet of Things (IoT), Apps and Video Games.
HAAPE is an All-Volunteer organization that raises money to help those with autism improve their lives.
HAAPE has no salaried employees. Volunteers play a pivotal role in changing the lives of those with autism. Read more about volunteering with HAAPE. HAAPE needs you!
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