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OPB on Autism and College

An interesting 8 minute audio story on autism and advocacy, supports, and college.

http://www.thetakeaway.org/story/finding-services-adults-autism/

In the audio program above the ASPIRE program is mentioned. Through Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, ASPIRE offers classes, internships, mentoring, and other services:

http://www.massgeneral.org/children/aspire/services/summer-adult-boot-ca... ($950)

http://www.massgeneral.org/children/aspire/services/adult-programs.aspx

Some colleges sign up for their program (and pay for it!) so folks with autism do very well in the college because of these supports customized to autism.

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