$15 – 25/hr
Guide a special young woman on the autism spectrum as she transitions from a NY high school to her next stage in MN. Altho A. can speak, she expresses herself more fully through typing with assistance.
The PCA will guide her in taking one community college course per semester, working on socialization & independence skills, & exploring her new community (Excelsior+TC museums, theaters, events, nature).
We will provide training for cutting edge communication method--Spelling 2 Communicate.
Helpful if you have worked with special needs individuals or have interest in speech and language / communications.
Candidates may include retired individuals, college students, those in-between college and grad programs, individuals already serving as PCA for others, and more. Love to establish a long-term relationship! Hours negotiable.