Each of Urban Autism Solutions' programs is designed to cater to our participants' unique needs. Our partnerships with local business leaders and our neighbors foster a vibrant, inclusive community for young adults with autism.
Read our FAQs to find out if one or more of these programs may be right for you or your loved one.
UAS SUMMER BOOT CAMP
Our Summer Boot Camp
Urban Autism Solutions offers a unique experience for young adults with autism. The UAS Summer Boot Camp gives campers experience in career path opportunities throughout the city of Chicago while offering friendship, engagement in a safe and structured environment.
UAS WEST SIDE TRANSITION ACADEMY
Our CPS Partnership Program
The UAS West Side Transition Academy is the first of its kind located on the West Side of
Chicago. Our innovative community-immersion program prepares Chicago high school students who have autism or related disorders for post-secondary success.
GROWING SOLUTIONS FARM
Our Agricultural Community Program
Growing Solutions Farm provides young adults with autism the opportunity to develop soft-skills needed for the workplace. Each participant works as a farm intern and interacts with our compassionate team, including our Lead Grower, Farm Operations Manager, and Vocational Coordinator.
Job Opportunity for Young Adults with Autism
Our Washdog Chicago service employs young adults with autism to clean and wash dogs. Employment depends on the number of neighborhood dogs registered with the program. So, if you need a caring team to clean and wash your dog(s) for an affordable price, contact us!
Our Social Program for Young Adults with Autism
Network 1212 is our social program that invites young adults with autism to meet one another in a fun and accepting environment. Our participants meet on a monthly basis and partake in game nights, restaurant meetups, outings in the city, and more.