Programs & Classes


LinkUp is an innovative job skills class that pairs career consulting and employment training with hands-on volunteer work.

LinkUp is an innovative job skills class that pairs career consulting and employment training with hands-on volunteer work. LinkUp is best suited for participants 18+ who can volunteer independently at times, are interested in exploring different types of job opportunities, and can benefit from improving their transferable job skills. Participants can expect to receive a written employability profile prepared by our career consultant and also have the opportunity to make new friends through this unique experience.

Ages: 18+

Focus: Readiness Skills

Criteria: Participants of all abilities / Open to the public

Work Site(s): Bay View YMCA

Duration: 12 weeks

Rate: $120 / Monthly installments

         $360 / Full 12 week session

Instructor: John Koetter, CRC

Consultant: Emily Mance, CRC (Capabilities Consulting)

***Please call program department for more information, (585) 248-9011***

  • $120
  • Apr 05 - Jun 21
  • Thursdays 4:30p - 6p
    • Thursday4:30pm - 6:00pm
Teen Adult Readiness Social

AutismUp Membership

Membership to AutismUp has many benefits, including access to a broad array of complimentary support services, early registration, discounts and more. 

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How to register:

  1. Complete a Family Profile using our online form.  This must be completed prior to registering for programs.  If you already have one on file, proceed to step 2.
  2. Complete an online Program Registration form here. *Our registration system allows for the addition of multiple participants on one profile and form.
  3. You will receive a an email confirmation upon completion of your registration.


  • A representative of AutismUp will contact you by phone if there are any issues with your registration.
  • To apply for a scholarship, please complete a Scholarship Request Form and send the first two pages of your most recent tax return to:  AutismUp, Attention: Program Office.
  • Installment billing is available to all families at no extra cost.  Contact to arrange.
  • Gift cards are available for purchase and redeemable towards the cost of any class, program, workshop, or special event.  

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