Why Families with autistic children need to be supported

by Godwin Kizito As a teacher who have worked in Special Education Needs school as well as mainstream schools, I have gained firsthand knowledge about the challenges parents of children with special needs face. I have also learned how parents/guardians and siblings...
Autism Voice UK, WASP champion Autism in Lambeth

Autism Voice UK, WASP champion Autism in Lambeth

Autism Voice UK, a relatively new organisation working to end stigma and discrimination in the community in London and the West Indian Association of Service Personnel (WASP) are partnering to champion Autism in Lambeth. The partnership was marked with the opening of...

THE DAY I LEARNT THAT MY SON WAS AUTISTIC

Home About Us About Autism Our Services Contact Us Autism BAME Community Symposium 2018 Blog I had never heard of the word Autism before my son’s diagnosis. It was rather a devastating day. I knew little about the condition and the consultant couldn’t say much but ‘I...

HOW I LEARNT THAT EYE CONTACTS WITH AUTISTIC KIDS DON’T MATTER

I learnt that eye contacts with an autistic child do not matter even before I learnt the word Autism. When we started noticing some unusual characters about my nephew, we couldn’t comprehend why. My nephew would not look at you no matter what threat you throw at him...