Dame Cheryl Gillan MP, architect of the Autism Act 2009, PMQs yesterday 1 May 2019 ‘Will the Prime Minister welcome the first ever training session being held in the House of Commons on understanding autism. 59 colleagues have signed up. It is vital that MPs understand what life is like for those on the autistic […]
Reiterating what ASPIE already knows source The Times Raconteur 30/1/2019 Reaping rewards of a diverse workforce Finding, recruiting and retaining top-tier talent has been a long-term challenge for businesses of all sizes, with in-demand staff becoming more aware of their bargaining power as unemployment rates remain low. This shifting dynamic is driving companies to re-assess […]
ASPIE members’ choice for our Christmas dinner was Ye Olde Talbot again on Wednesday 19 December 2018. Darren, above in the red t-shirt sums it up perfectly. Thank you Julia and Liz for inviting me to the Christmas meal tonight at the last minute, and also thank you to Ye Olde Talbot Inn, Worcester, for doing […]
Good Luck to ASPIE AVENGERS FC playing in the Three Counties Ability Counts League match at Hereford on Sunday 2 December 2018. Aspies (16+) wanting to play football with other aspies are welcome to meet the team at their training sessions at KGV in Worcester on Wednesdays 5pm to 6pm.
We’ve called it Friends of ASPIE but it’s for parents, spouses, partners and family members and If your aspie son/daughter/husband/wife/partner Was bullied at school, college, university and in the workplace Is isolated/misunderstood/vulnerable Has trouble making friends Doesn’t conform to “normal” behaviour Has problems making sense of the world Appears cold, aloof and unaffectionate Dropped out of […]