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Supported housing scheme for young people with autism nominated for award
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Supported housing scheme for young people with autism nominated for award

Willow House development in Midsomer Norton, UK - A supported housing scheme for people with autism has been nominated for a national UK Housing Award. The new build by social housing landlord Curo supports young adults with autism and Asperger syndrome...
The National Autistic Society ‘Push for Action’ campaign raised in Parliament
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The National Autistic Society ‘Push for Action’ campaign raised in Parliament

National Autistic Society (NAS), UK, Push for Action - is a campaign which aims to improve services for adults who are on the autistic spectrum. The NAS ‘Push for Action’ campaign was raised in Parliament during the Health questions session. The Push for...
National Autistic Society (NAS) are Campaigning with People in Nottingham to Save Local Autism Service
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National Autistic Society (NAS) are Campaigning with People in Nottingham to Save Local Autism Service

NAS, UK - are campaigning with local people from Nottingham to save the Adults with Asperger’s Team. The NAS report that the team have supported at least 10 per cent of the adult population living with Asperger syndrome in the county. They state on their web...
Tim Crosley from Wimbledon raises £10,000 for the National Autistic Society
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Tim Crosley from Wimbledon raises £10,000 for the National Autistic Society

Tim Crosley is a lawyer from Wimbledon, UK and conducted a Christmas Carol Concert at St Clement Danes Church on the Strand in Westminster, London on December 4. Mr Crosley as well as being a lawyer also acts as Director for the EC4 Music group which consis...
Sue James from Isle of Man, UK, talks about ‘A Sense of Calm’
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Sue James from Isle of Man, UK, talks about ‘A Sense of Calm’

A Sense of Calm is a 60 minute DVD which features, ‘6 tracks of specially-created, flowing images, set to specially-composed music, designed to promote relaxation through sensory stimulation.’ Each DVD also comes with a booklet which gives information on how b...
Giant button, ‘Jenson’ hits Barrow-in-Furness to ‘Push for Action’ for People with Autism
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Giant button, ‘Jenson’ hits Barrow-in-Furness to ‘Push for Action’ for People with Autism

A giant 2-ft button, nicknamed Jensen, who is the mascot of the National Autistic Society’s (NAS) ‘Push for Action’ campaign arrived in Barrow-in-Furness on Wednesday 23rd October. The campaign aims at improving support for adults with autism. The Furness N...
Sally Tonkin Hiking 24 Peaks in 24 Hours for the National Autistic Society
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Sally Tonkin Hiking 24 Peaks in 24 Hours for the National Autistic Society

Sally Tonkin from Bradford on Avon, UK, will be hiking the 24 highest Peaks in the Lake District to raise money and awareness for the National Autistic Society. Her six year old son was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome in August this year following a 3DI...
Twitter ‘Report Abuse’ button not good enough according to Autism Anti-Bullying campaigner
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Twitter ‘Report Abuse’ button not good enough according to Autism Anti-Bullying campaigner

Social networking site Twitter has announced that it will install a 'report abuse button' after alleged rape threats were received by a feminist campaigner earlier this week. For many people with Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), Social netwo...