Pioneering centre serving the adult autistic community in Cambridge opens

The doors of a new pioneering centre,  named after the late wife of  Nirma Sethia, located in Cambridge, UK  opened it doors.  At a cost of £1.5m ,the Chitra Sethia Autism Centre has been made possible thanks to the Autism Research Trust (ART) and the National Autistic Society (NAS) who received a grant from the N Sethia Foundation to […]

Autism provision not good enough says leading expert prof Simon Baron Cohen

Cambridge University professor and top researcher into autism has urged government to rethink current provision for autistic individuals in the UK. Talking to John Bercow, speaker of the Houses of Parliament in the UK who also has an autistic son, at a National Autism Society (NAS) convention he was said to be underwhelmed by improvements […]

Cambridge – The Cabin, autism centre given £800,000 for a new building

The Cabin, Comberton Village, Cambridge – is an Autism Centre and has been given £800,000 for a new building to replace classrooms with ‘leaky roofs and wobbling floors’ the Cambridge News reports. The learning centre which is for children across Cambridgeshire with Asperger’s Syndrome and high-functioning autism is currently housed in mobile buildings. Peter Allcock, […]