Many people with Fragile X syndrome want to work when they get out of school. Whether paid or volunteer, it is important for them to be out in the community. There are employment opportunities for people with disabilities throughout the United States. After you have considered your young adult’s strengths and interests, it is time to find a job. Most grocery stores, restaurants, and coffee shops have jobs available at one time or another…

This is just one component that should be considered in the transition into adulthood. See the National Fragile X Foundation’s Adolescent & Adult Project for more information.