Employment Boot Camp

Monday, August 15, 2022 – Friday, August 19, 2022; Free of charge to UF CARD constituents 18 & up thanks to generous donations from IMPACT Autism at UF.


The University of Florida Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (UF CARD) provides support and assistance with the goal of optimizing the potential of people with autism and related disabilities.

Counties Served by UF CARD Gainesville: Alachua, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Putnam, Suwannee, Union If you live in a different county in Florida, find your CARD here.

Our office hours are Mondays 1pm-5pm, and Tuesday-Friday 9am-5pm. You can call us Toll Free 1-(800)-9-AUTISM or Local (Gainesville Area) (352)-265-2230. We look forward to seeing you!

Please note that CARD may be considered an agency of the State of Florida and that certain records of CARD may be considered public records, which are subject to the Florida Public Record law. Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. The mailing list is not shared with any other agency, individual, or entity outside of CARD unless required by law.


Adult Services Lunch & Learn: SSDI

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Behavior Strategies That Work

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Gainesville Soccer Alliance TOPSoccer Program

A special invitation for CARD families from GSA TOPSoccer…GSA TOPSoccer is a community-based training program for all athletes with intellectual…

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