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Ask Autism Training Service by Autistic People for Professionals
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Ask Autism Training Service by Autistic People for Professionals

‘Ask autism is an exciting new training service from The National Autistic Society, offering a range of products for professional development. Uniquely developed and delivered by people on the autism spectrum, Ask autism provides an 'insider' perspective of au...
‘Henry and Mudge’ performed at Autism Academy of  Learning in Toledo
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‘Henry and Mudge’ performed at Autism Academy of Learning in Toledo

New York, Theatreworks USA - Tommy Stone, 14 from Toledo persuaded the nonprofit organisation, Theatreworks USA to organise a stage production at his school 'Autism Academy of Learning'. Tommy, who loves theatre approached Principal Mark Lafferty and sa...
Green Bridge Growers Aquaponic Greenhouse in Indiana Employs and Supports Young People On the Autistic Spectrum
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Green Bridge Growers Aquaponic Greenhouse in Indiana Employs and Supports Young People On the Autistic Spectrum

Green Bridge Growers Aquaponic Greenhouse – Indiana. Jan Pilarski from South Bend, Indiana decided to set up her own business when her son Chris Tidmarsh lost his job. He graduated with a degree in chemistry and environmental studies and was working in envi...
City College Norwich shortlisted for a National Autistic Society ‘Autism Professionals Award’
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City College Norwich shortlisted for a National Autistic Society ‘Autism Professionals Award’

The Phoenix Purple education team, City College Norwich, UK - have been shortlisted for a national award for work supporting young people with autism. They provide a personalised programme for students with autism and have been shortlisted for one of the Na...
December 11 – BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour Discuss Female Asperger’s
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December 11 – BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour Discuss Female Asperger’s

BBC Radio 4, Woman’s Hour 10 – 11 am – Susan Boyle and Female Asperger’s topic of conversation. The Singer Susan Boyle revealed on Sunday to the National media that she has Asperger’s Syndrome. She was diagnosed at age 52. Woman’s Hour will be discussing ...
Starbucks opens its 100th store in Singapore  and supports adults with autism into employment
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Starbucks opens its 100th store in Singapore and supports adults with autism into employment

Starbucks, Singapore - opened its 100th store in Singapore at Fullerton Waterboat House on Valentine's Day, Friday Feb 14. The global coffee chain have hired 6 clients from the Autism Resource Centre (ARC). The article in The Straits Times reports th...
Russian Opera diva Anna Netrebko speaks candidly about son’s autism
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Russian Opera diva Anna Netrebko speaks candidly about son’s autism

Russian opera babe Anna Netrebko has spoken out in a  candid interview about her son's autism and some very personal aspects of her life. Speaking on a Russian programme called "Let them Talk", in her most revealing interview to date the 42 year old explain...
National Autistic Society UK speak out about Susan Boyles Asperger’s diagnosis
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National Autistic Society UK speak out about Susan Boyles Asperger’s diagnosis

The National Autistic Society of Great Britain have responded to Susan Boyle (SuBo's) candid interview in the Observer about her Asperger's Syndrome diagnosis last year. In Britain it is thought that thousands of adults, especially female adults remain undi...

HPV campaigner Katie Couric compared to autism vaccine campaigner Jenny McCarthy by The Washington Times

A journalist for the Washington Times has blasted claims by celebrity Katie Couric that HPV or Human Pappilloma Virus vaccinations are causing more deaths than anticipated in the US by comparing her to vitriolic anti vaccine autism campaigner Jenny McCarthy....