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Avoiding Distractions at Work or School – Young Adults Project

March 11 @ 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Objective: Participants will receive support on managing distractions at work and/or school and tips on how to re-focus.

Suitable for: Participants who may have trouble blocking out distractions and re-focusing their attention on their work and/or school priorities.

Prerequisites: Confirmation of Young Adults Project (YAP) registration and completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake
meeting and relevant consent forms.

Young Adults Project (YAP) is an initiative at Kerry’s Place Autism Services which focuses on supporting adults 18 years or older with Autism Spectrum Disorder, who are looking to enter the workforce and retain meaningful employment. The Young Adults Project provides individualized support to adults with ASD at any point in their employment journey. The YAP participants work with an Autism Consultant to establish employment goals, attend small groups, connect with service providers, advocate for accommodations and maintain employment. All services have been adapted to be offered virtually using Zoom.

For more information or to get connected to the service, please click here: https://www.kerrysplace.org/young-adults-project-intake-form/

Please Note: Registration does not guarantee a space in this webinar. To be eligible, confirmation of YAP registration, completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting and consent forms will be required.

Participant Age: 18+

Location: Will be delivered live via Zoom for participants registered in YAP and the following are required to participate:

  • Currently registered in YAP, completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting and consent forms
  • Mobile Device, Tablet or Computer
  • An internet connection
  • Speakers and a microphone
  • A webcam

Date: Monday, March 11, 2024

Time: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Number of participants: 8 participants and  1 staff

Cost: No associated fees

Registration Closes:  Saturday, March 9, 2024

Cancellation Process:

Canceled by Kerry’s Place: Kerry’s Place may cancel a program due to low enrollment or unforeseen circumstances. If this occurs, and the activity cannot be rescheduled, participants will be notified as quickly as possible and attempts, within reason, will be made to help the attendee enroll in a new session.

Canceled by Supported Person/Family: For effective planning, when possible, Kerry’s Place appreciates five business days’ notice of cancellation before the start of the workshop/training.


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March 11
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4:00pm - 5:00pm
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