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Highlighting stories from the world of Autism

Ey up chucs!

A busy week all round, here there and everywhere, then somewhere in between😜 So many times I think, boy I wish I could just put my feet up and sit here in silence, read a good book, or watch a funny film. I just never get round to it, always something to do. But what...

“AspergerWorld : My Fairy Jam Jar”

“AspergerWorld : My Fairy Jam Jar” A new Book by Award Winning Disabled Autism Activist available for Pre-Order. ‘One Woman, One Wish, One Inspiring Story… Be Enchanted by Personal and Professional Insights into AspergerWorld.’   My name is Joely Colmer. I am a...

It is with great sadness…..

It is with genuine regret that Shammi Kapoor will not be attending the AKO Expo which is taking place on Saturday 11th March, 2017 at Brunel University. Shammi is a young man who has been diagnosed as having an ASD and also ADHD who has also suffered from depression;...

But what about you?

Written by Text by Lee Payton Is a question we rarely hear on Planet Care. Unexpected life-changes come to us: ready, or not. Too often parents are caught up in: ‘the fights’ that can arise between them and schools, local authorities, health providers and against...

Home Education, my story

Written by Rachel Tenacious When Tally first asked me to do a list of pros and cons of home ed I thought well that’s easy, there wont be any cons! When we removed H from school she was the lowest I have ever seen her, she was unable to attend most days and even on a...

The Core Features of Autism

Written by Elisa Ferriggi Think Autism offers individual and tailored programs for families who are dealing with autism every day and parent workshops on various autism-related topics to provide parents with further understanding of their child and practical ideas to...

I DREAM OF AN AUTISM FRIENDLY RESTAURANT

I love eating; even more, I love cooking. And I love the fact that I get to work in the autism field. And I love miniature things. I am also a serial fantasiser – you know, for ever thinking up ‘what if…’ scenarios; the other day I was fantasising about how I could...

AKO Autism Expo returns in 2017!!

After a hugely successful first year, AKO Autism Expo returns on the 11th March 2017. Brunel University turned out to be a great venue, so we're back again with outstanding speakers, fabulous exhibitors, art exhibition and our very popular clinics.   Sadly last...

  This is our wonderful team at Brunel working hard behind the scenes to make this a fantastic event. We are so proud to be exhibiting at Brunel. Free parking and easily accessible by public transport. Accommodation on the campus hotel is available upon request....