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Cyber Bullying and Autism. Parliamentary Meeting with Officials from the Department of Education
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Cyber Bullying and Autism. Parliamentary Meeting with Officials from the Department of Education

December 10, Portcullis House, Westminster, London, UK - A parliamentary meeting took place between party officials from the Department of Education, Chris Flynn, Nigel Fulton and Maria Hutchings and Hayley Smith, who were speaking on behalf of Kevin Healey wh...
Kevin Healey talks about the Dimensions Charity Question Time Panel at Parliament
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Kevin Healey talks about the Dimensions Charity Question Time Panel at Parliament

On November 18 Kevin Healey was invited to take part in an accessible Question Time Panel for people with learning disabilities and autism. It was organised by the UK charity, Dimensions, who support people with learning disabilities and autism. The event too...
BBC Four, ‘Autism: Challenging Behaviour’ Documentary and Opinions
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BBC Four, ‘Autism: Challenging Behaviour’ Documentary and Opinions

Reaction to "Autism: Challenging Behaviour" on BBC is strong and mixed. Airdate: Tuesday 5th November. The documentary focused upon the use of Applied Behaviour Analysis) and how it is used as an intervention for Autistic children. The programme information o...
Opinion – Katie Hopkins sinks to all time low in offensive tweets about young girl with autism
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Opinion – Katie Hopkins sinks to all time low in offensive tweets about young girl with autism

Katie Hopkins - On May 5 we reported on Katie Hopkin's offensive tweets towards those with disabilities and autism, Update – Katie Hopkins causes outrage within autism community with offensive tweets. However, now she has sunk to an all time low. On Thursd...
Update – Katie Hopkins causes outrage within autism community with offensive tweets
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Update – Katie Hopkins causes outrage within autism community with offensive tweets

Katie Hopkins - On May 4 we covered the story, Denise Welch and Lucy Hawkins – Celebrities to Slam Katie Hopkins for Mocking Autism on how celebrities had vented their anger and frustrations over the tweets made by Katie Hopkins directed towards Ed Miliban...
Press Release – Internet Safety Day 2015: Autism Campaigner subjected to vile trolling on Twitter
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Press Release – Internet Safety Day 2015: Autism Campaigner subjected to vile trolling on Twitter

Press Release - Kevin Healey, autism advocate and campaigner released the following press release on Monday Feb 9. A leaked memo by Twitter's Chief Executive, Dick Costolo, has admitted that the company "sucks" when it comes to dealing with abuse and trolli...
Care in crisis – individuals with autism and learning disabilities dumped in institutions
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Care in crisis – individuals with autism and learning disabilities dumped in institutions

A report by NHS England that has been published yesterday voices that thousands of people with autism and other learning difficulties are in “inappropriate hospitals” instead of being allowed to live within their own community or at home. Autism Daily Newscast...
Campaign For Disability Awareness Lessons launch campaign video and poster
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Campaign For Disability Awareness Lessons launch campaign video and poster

Plymouth,Campaign For Disability Awareness (CFDA) - has started running a project in order to raise disability awareness. They are asking its followers to post on social media a selfie and what disability they want to raise awareness for. This is done by writi...