NAS Cymru welcomes £10m autism jobs scheme

A £10m project to help young people with learning disabilities and autism into employment launches on Thursday.

The five-year Engage to Change project will work with 800 employers in Wales to help 1,000 people develop their employment skills.

They will be offered paid work placements lasting between six months and a year.

Meleri Thomas, external affairs manager of National Autistic Society Cymru (NASC), welcomed the project.

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