Through funding secured from the European social fund 2014 - 2020, and the Department for the Economy, we will be working with the Autism Team within the Southern Health and Social Care Trust to provide a Work Preparation Unit specifically designed for people with a diagnosis of ASD. The Print room.
The print room will be supported by a dedicated team of support workers and will provide a two year programme including:
- Design Lessons
- Work Skills Training
- Social Skills Training
- Integration with Peer Group
- Accredited qualifications in employability and essential skills leading to supported employment
The programme will be guided by the participant and all activities will be centered around the participants needs.
The Appleby Trust will provide taster visits for all participants prior to commencing the programme