We're here to support autistic people into sustainable and fulfilling employment

I am an autistic person

Look here for guidance on finding and keeping work, from job search through to retirement.

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Author: Hilary Fertig

I am an employer or work provider

Look here for information on how to recruit, manage and support an autistic or neurodiverse person

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Author: Hilary Fertig

General resources

Why do we do what we do: the benefits of a neurodiverse workplace, the opportunities and employers' legal duties

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Author: Hilary Fertig

News and updates

  • Learning Disability and Autism awards

    We are delighted to be a finalist for the The Great Autism Practice Award Read more

  • Flexible working from day one

    The government has announced plans to allow employees to request flexible working from their first day at work. Good news for everyone, and will reduce the need to ask for reasonable adjustments! Read more

  • Autism National Strategy 2021-2026

    The national autism strategy for autistic children, young people and adults: 2021 to 2026 has been published, including the aspiration for employment. Read more

Blogs

  • Workplace benefits of mindfulness

    Our guest blogger Mahlia talks about the positive impact of practising mindfulness on her mental health Read more

  • A change in mindset

    Mahlia describes her ideal work environment when considering what could go right when starting a new job Read more

  • Lost in translation

    Our guest blogger Charlotte talks about her personal experience of communication / miscommunication in interviews and workplaces Read more

Appeals

  • Team EA Virtual London Marathon 2021

    We did it!!! We walked in greater Manchester, Leicestershire and north London. We all completed the full 26.2 miles. Please support our achievements by donating to EA. Read more

  • Donate

    We are very grateful for your support which will go directly to helping us improve our services. Read more