All posts tagged "Autism"
Armagh/ 3 years ago
More Than Words autism support group to bring training to Armagh
More Than Words – an autism support group in Armagh – will be celebrating three years next month (November). The group...
Armagh/ 4 years ago
Mum-of-three on a mission to make Armagh an autism-friendly city
An Armagh mum has championed local councillors’ decision to make the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon an autism-friendly district. This comes...
Armagh/ 5 years ago
Autism band ‘On The Spectrum’ to perform live concert in Armagh
A group of young adults with autism has come together and formed a band which will be playing a live concert...
Autism Summer Festival in Armagh later this month
The Southern Health and Social Care Trust is hosting a Summer Festival for young people with Autism. The event will take...
Armagh businesses back blue bunting campaign to raise autism awareness
Armagh businesses have been praised for actively playing their part in helping to raise awareness of autism. Stores across the city...
Urgent review needed into funding for Adult Autism Services
SDLP Assembly Member for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty MLA has called for an urgent review of funding for Adult Autism...
Funding secured for Armagh fun group for young people with autism and special needs
Plans are in the pipeline for a new fun group to help people with autism and complex needs come together to...
Parents fear for future of Armagh autism services amid claims of radical change
Major changes to autism services in Armagh could have a huge and detrimental impact on the families who rely on them,...
Buddy bench for autism to be lovingly restored after stolen ‘heart’ is found
A crafted heart stolen from a ‘buddy bench’ for autism in Armagh has been located. The specially made seat was installed...
Parents hail ‘fantastic’ support as autism petitions handed over at Stormont
“All children with autism must be treated as equal citizens and must have equal access to rights and opportunities, which have...
News/ 7 years ago
Mum Emma’s delight as Minister announces annual £2m to tackle autism waiting lists
An extra £2 million a year is to be invested in autism services and to tackle waiting lists and improve access to...
Meeting dispels ‘myth’ that local autism service about to be reduced
Reassurances have been given that a review of autism services across the Southern Trust area will lead to money being targeted where...