England’s National Autistic Society and Goldman Sachs Win Award for Employment Program
England’s The National Autistic Society (NAS) and Goldman Sachs were awarded the Corporate Social Responsibility Project of the Year at the annual Charity Times awards 2011. The NAS and Goldman Sachs took home the award for their partnership, Prospects, which helps young adults with autism find paid employment.
Prospects, which offers one-to-one sessions and group workshops covering communication skills for the workplace, job-searching, interview skills, choosing an occupation and creating an effective CV, first began placing candidates with Goldman Sachs in 2003. Learn more about the award from the National Autistic Society site and on hereisthecity.com.