About 27% of adults with autism who receive disability services are not working, and have no other activities. About 14% of adults with autism and receiving disability services have a competitive job in the community. About 42% worked in unpaid activities in facilities with other people. About 25% of adults with autism do not believe they are receiving all the services they need to participate in work and activities. Disability services are defined as state-funded employment supports, respite, transportation, and residential supports.
These findings were reported in “National Autism Indicators Report: Developmental Disability Services And Outcomes In Adulthood” by . . .