Job prospects for autistic
young people in Renfrewshire are on the up thanks to a new initiative.
Across west central Scotland, the National Autistic
Society Scotland's Moving Forward programme is working with people aged 16-24 on the autistic
spectrum to help them develop skills for the workplace, gain social confidence and find employment.
Sarah Lambert, Head of Policy at the National Autistic
Society, said: The National Autistic
Society welcomes this government proposal.
The six-year-old, from Cramlington, is autistic
and the condition has a huge impact on his life, sometimes leading to misunderstandings and exclusion from others.
Now, after receiving thousands of messages of support, mum Christine Stephenson wants to use her experiences to create an "honest, heartwarming and humorous" film for mainstream television about autistic
Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi has visited Oqba bin Nafie Primary Boys' School, where he reviewed the ministry-provided services to autistic
More than 250 people responded to the call for a volunteer in the Birmingham Mail earlier this month - but now the event has been cancelled amid complaints that it dehumanises autistic
We're surrounded by autistics
, and yet we remain painfully unaware of what it means to be autistic
None of the 30 terminals checked had a designated quiet or sensory area for autistic
passengers, only seven provided a specialised guide and just a third had a relevant section on their website.
PARENTS of autistic
children in Bahrain lack proper financial and technical support, according to caregivers.
artist has told how the Pokemon Go craze helped to alleviate severe anxiety related to a stomach condition.
The Labour member, who has an autistic
grandson, is heading up the first investigation of the newly formed Westminster Commission on Autism.