Skip to main content


EmploymentWorks is a pre-employment program offered virtually and in rural communities across Nova Scotia.

Ages/Life Stage:

Ages 15 through 64


  • Virtual
  • Truro
  • New Glasgow
  • Annapolis Valley
  • South Shore


EmploymentWorks is an evidence-based program that offers employment preparedness training for Autistic adults. Participants will also complete work experience at a variety of locations to gain on-the-job knowledge and skills.   

EmploymentWorks can be accessed in person in Truro, New Glasgow, South Shore and Annapolis Valley as well as virtually across the province. EmploymentWorks uses a 2-phase approach. Phase 1 focuses on employment preparedness training and work experience in the community, while Phase 2 focuses on job attainment and achieving employment related goals. In-person cohorts are capped at 4 participants, while virtual sessions can accommodate 6-8 participants.  

For more information, contact Melissa, or complete our contact form.


Melissa Chisholm , EmploymentWorks Coordinator

More Programs & Services...


View Programs

Children and Youth

View Programs

Parents and Caregivers

View Programs