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National Autistic Society Response to Draft SEN Code of Practice
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National Autistic Society Response to Draft SEN Code of Practice

National Autistic Society (NAS) UK - had now submitted its response to the Draft SEN Code of Practice consultation in England to the Government. They highlight serious concerns and state that: 'It is not fit for purpose as legal guidance for the new syst...
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...
Free Autism Awareness Training in Shropshire
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Free Autism Awareness Training in Shropshire

PRESS RELEASE Adelphi Care Services, Shrewsbury, Shropshire UK - is a leading provider of care for adults aged 18 and upwards with Autism, Asperger’s syndrome and other learning disabilities across the county. The National Autistic Society joined partnershi...
Anna Kennedy Online Finds Confusion Within the NHS Regarding the Use of Autism Diagnostic Tools
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Anna Kennedy Online Finds Confusion Within the NHS Regarding the Use of Autism Diagnostic Tools

Anna Kennedy Online, UK – recently produced the survey Autism Diagnosis Survey in the UK, on Dec 14 Autism Daily Newscast reported on the findings. Anna Kennedy Online found that when conducting research into how children on the Autistic spectrum were being...
Katie Johnson from Lancaster UK, music helps autistic son when walking outdoors
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Katie Johnson from Lancaster UK, music helps autistic son when walking outdoors

Katie Johnson, 35 from Lancaster UK is a Primary School Teacher and mum to Lily and son Joey, 5, who has Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Katie contacted Autism Daily Newscast and asked if she could share with our readers how she helped Joey to walk when o...
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...
Monique Blakemore: Asperger Women UK, Autism Strategy Review
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Monique Blakemore: Asperger Women UK, Autism Strategy Review

Monique Blakemore from Manchester UK has Asperger’s Syndrome and is an autism advocate for others on the autistic spectrum and for families supporting autistic individuals. She has two young sons who are both on the autistic spectrum. Monique is an active c...
Britain’s got talent superstar Susan Boyle on her own Aspergers diagnosis
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Britain’s got talent superstar Susan Boyle on her own Aspergers diagnosis

Susan Boyle or SuBo as she is more affectionately known has spoken honestly about her own Asperger's diagnosis for the first time. The singing sensation who took the judges of Britain's got talents and stole the heart of a nation in 2009, was diagnosed with...