Employment Services


Our Employment Specialists support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to find and maintain competitive integrated employment in the Austin community. Participants receive a level of support that meets their current skills, experience and employment needs. The goal of these services is to help individuals find employment that is aligned with their unique strengths, abilities, priorities and interests.



Autism Assets @ Work

Our initiative to prepare individuals with an autism diagnosis for job placement in the IT industry.

Learn more about Autism Assets @ Work


Vocational Rehabilitation (TWC-VR)

Our vocational rehabilitation services include:

  • Supported Employment
  • Job Placement
  • Work Experience
  • Environmental Work Assessment
  • Job Skills Training
  • Personal Social Adjustment Training

Learn more about our Vocational Rehabilitation services


HCS Medicaid Waiver

For individuals on the HCS Medicaid Waiver

Learn more about HCS Employment Services


Wait-list for Grant Funded Employment Services

If you are not enrolled with TWC or HCS, contact Program Director for more information about our grant-funded employment services.

Contact Amber Nelson: anelson@arcaustin.org

*This program is administered by the Governor’s office with support from the Texas Workforce Commission.