Owen and Justin represented ASPIE at Autistica’s Closing the Gap: autism and employment seminar on Wednesday 15 November 2017 held at Deutsche Bank in Birmingham. The aim being to discuss what employers can do to make workplaces more inclusive for a neurodiverse workforce. Deutsche Banks Internship Programme for Autistic graduates makes interesting reading.
If you’ve seen Matthew’s post you will know ASPIE’s 6th birthday celebration at Barbourne Ex-Servicemens Clubs went well. a BIG thank you to Pablo for mc-ing and performing and to other local entertainers also to local stores and businesses who contributed an impressive array of prizes and to everyone attended. Funds raised help to keep our […]
Hi everyone, I’m really pleased to announce that ASPIE will be celebrating our 6th Birthday on the 13th October, and we would like to invite you all to join us. The party will be at Barbourne Ex-Servicemens Club, The Moors, Worcester, WR1 3ED and you can find a map Here. The party is open from 7:30pm until […]
An important part of our work is Campaigning for an adequately funded Asperger diagnostic service and Owen and I were both interviewed byHereford& Worcester Radio re Asperger diagnosis in Worcestershire on their Breakfast show on 12 July. In spreading Awareness and understanding we’ve been visited by Thomas Galpin, psychology student at Preston University and members […]
Hello, Just a quick update about ASPIE Extra. We will be closed on Monday 29th May for the Spring Bank Holiday, so ASPIE Extra will be unavailable. The next ASPIE Extra session will be on Monday 5th June. ASPIE will be open as usual for the Wednesday and Saturday sessions. We hope you enjoy your Bank Holiday […]
Members of ASPIE include individuals with more than competent IT and web design skills and following a visit by Amy Poyner of the DRP group 7 ASPIE members visited their premises in Hartlebury on 5 April to gain an insight into the company and meet their workforce with a view to testing new websites on laptops, mobile […]
I really must write these blogs more often but here’s a brief update as shared with the Autism Partnership Group at County Hall on 22 November where Owen made his first appearance. The first of many, I hope. ASPIE’s membership like Topsy just keeps growing and so do the successes of members, Richard, headhunted by […]
I was made very welcome as Guest Speaker by Graeme and Margaret, members and guests at Project Aspie’s Alphabet 12 last Saturday, 30 July in Birmingham City Centre. There was much interest in ASPIE and we hope to arrange for Project Aspie members to visit us in the near future. Their next Guest Speaker on […]