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Your free Chris Packham poster for World Autism Awareness Week (16 January 2018)
Rebecca shares why she's running the London Landmarks marathon (12 January 2018)
Autism Somerset Founder, Campbell Main
7 reasons why we have World Autism Awareness Week (12 January 2018)
World Autism Awareness Week: When Kenny met Kenny (10 January 2018)
Could you be the star of our TMI campaign?
What is Thanking Day?
Corporate partnerships highlights from 2017 (03 January 2018)
Our successes in September 2017. Thanks to you.
Victory in legal case on Personal Independence Payment (21 December 2017)
Our successes in October 2017. Thanks to you.
Our successes in November 2017. Thanks to you.
Our successes in May 2017. Thanks to you.
Our successes in March 2017. Thanks to you.
Our success in June 2017. Thanks to you.
Our successes in July 2017. Thanks to you.
Our successes in January 2017. Thanks to you.
Our successes in February 2017. Thanks to you.
Our successes in December 2017. Thanks to you.
Our successes in August 2017. Thank to you.
Our success in April 2017. Thanks to you.
Employable Me job seeker, Erica, takes part in Twitter Q&A (19 December 2017)
Employable Me on BBC2 (18 December 2017)
Update on Additional Learning Needs provision in Wales (13 December 2017)
Our charity joins legal challenge on Personal Independence Payment (11 December 2017)
Making one school more autism-friendly: Great Yarmouth Charter Academy (11 December 2017)
Autism on TV (11 December 2017)
Actor and National Autistic Society ambassador, Lee Ingleby, takes part in The A Word Twitter Q&A (6 December 2017)
Emeli Sandé and JP Cooper's performances raise funds for our charity (5 December 2017)
Debate on Mental Health and Autism in the House of Commons (1 December 2017)
Our charity calls for more ambitious plans to tackle the autism employment gap (30 November 2017)
We launch Held Back, our new education campaign (29 November 2017)
Our charity's brand new adult service, Birch House, opens in Surrey (27 November 2017)
Your Act campaign update (23 November 2017)
Find out why our supporter, Miral, is taking part in Night Walks for Autism (23 November 2017)
Autistic actor, Travis Smith, takes part in The A Word Twitter Q&A (21 November 2017)
Our response to the Autumn Budget (22 November 2017)
Interview with Fay, who inspired BBC radio drama, A Badge (20 November 2017)
Exclusive interview with A Badge writer Tony Pitts (17 November 2017)
A Badge: new drama for BBC Radio 4 (16 November 2017)
Trustees' Week - Stewart Rapley (15 November 2017)
The A Word, a review by Leo Capella (13 November 2017)
Amy Willerton completes India Golden Triangle Cycle Challenge for autism (13 November 2017)
National Autistic Society welcomes new report on residential special schools (9 November 2017)
My take on the Q&A with the writer of The A Word and the first episode of series two (8 November 2017)
The A Word returns to BBC One, tonight, 9pm (7 November 2017)
Government to look at waiting times target for diagnosis (1 November 2017)
Consultation opens on final phase of the Scottish Strategy for Autism (31 October 2017)
CQC Thematic Review on Children and Young People's Mental Health (27 October 2017)
Ofsted and CQC report: Local area SEND inspections. One year on (19 October 2017)
Chris Packham, television presenter and naturalist, is our charity's new ambassador (16 October 2017)
Atypical: Netflix confirms series two, coming in 2018 (16 October 2017)
Benefit criteria changes for people with the most complex needs (13 October 2017)
Pablo, a fantastic new series for pre-school children, has launched on the Cbeebies channel (13 October, 2017)
Have your say on public transport and Blue Badge! (11 October 2017)
Comment on the Care Quality Commission’s State of Care report (10 October 2017)
Watch our charity on This Morning – stranger on train helps woman and autistic son (10 October 2017)
World Mental Health Day 2017 (10 October 2017)
Minister for Disabled People supports Autism Hour (9 October 2017)
Pets at Home St Albans welcomes Radlett Lodge into store (6 October 2017)
Pets at Home welcome our services into store (6 October 2017)
The National Autistic Society on This Morning (4 October 2017)
The BIG Survey – we'd love to hear from you!
What does NHS Digital’s Mental Health Services Data Set announcement mean? (28 Sept 2017)
Sailing duo complete British sailing challenge for their autistic nephew (27 September 2017)
New report says what needs to change to make Transforming Care work for autistic people (26 September 2017)
Over 4,500 stores sign up to UK’s first ever mass participation Autism Hour event (25 September 2017)
Social workers speak out: fighting for social care packages for autistic adults (20 September 2017)
Bristol West MP holds first surgery to ensure needs of autistic constituents are met (19 September 2017)
Kathy Lette talks autism in new show Girls' Night Out (18 September 2017)
New report on Personal Independence Payment from the Disability Benefits Consortium (14 September 2017)
Government commits to collecting and publishing autism diagnosis waiting times in England (13 Sept 2017)
Congratulations to #TeamAutism for the Great North Run! (11 September 2017)
Good Luck for the Great North Run! (8 September 2017)
Debate on diagnosis waiting times next week (8 September 2017)
Rangers Football Club strikes autism-friendly goal (6 September 2017)
11-year-old Jamie cycles 118 miles for our charity (4 September 2017)
Aladdin the Musical: review (4 September 2017)
Have your say on an Autism Bill for Wales (30 August 2017)
Our supporter's #MessageToVoyager has been shortlisted by NASA – Get voting! (29 August 2017)
BBC Radio 4 play about an important autism legal case (29 August 2017)
Autism-friendly music festival is a great success (25 August 2017)
5 Questions for Henry Normal (23 August 2017)
We've teamed up with The All-in-One Company® to create autism-friendly onesies (17 August 2017)
The National Autistic Society Thurrock arranges a host of summer activities for the family (16 August 2017)
Congratulations to our 2017 #TeamAutism Scafell Pike trekkers (16 August 2017)
Double decker delight for autistic children in Glasgow (16 August 2017)
The National Autistic Society shortlisted for Charity Times Award (14 August 2017)
World Autism Awareness Week – Sage Foundation
Netflix's Atypical trailer – reviews by the community (8 August 2017)
TV’s Autistic Gardener attends open garden event (7 August 2017)
North East leisure centres in double Autism Friendly Award triumph (7 August 2017)
More information about NICE’s announcement on GP records (3 August 2017)
A huge thank you to our Ride London 2017 team! (1 August 2017)
NICE seeks to improve autistic people’s health and wellbeing (1 August 2017)
National Garden Scheme update (28 July 2017)
Happy birthday NAS Harrogate branch! (28 July 2017)
Scottish Parliament shortlists comedy night for ‘best event’ at CIPR Awards (24 July 2017)
Celebrating the Houses of Parliament on achieving the Autism Friendly Award (24 July 2017)
Update on Welsh Government’s Additional Learning Needs Bill (21 July 2017)
CQC report on state of care in mental health services (21 July 2017)
Exclusive Quiet Hour Event in Thomas Land (20 July 2017)
Jo Cox commission on loneliness (18 July 2017)
All Party Parliamentary Group on Autism Inquiry on Autism and Education – FAQs (18 July 2017)
Sister of autistic boy posts touching thank you message for YouTuber and author Alfie Deyes (18 July 2017)
David Mitchell’s Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8 is Book of the Week on Radio 4 (17 July 2017)
Autistic artist Stephen Wiltshire MBE uses photographic memory to draw Nissan Micra (12 July 2017)
Success at prestigious D&AD New Blood Awards (12 July 2017)
David Mitchell live Twitter Q&A (12 July 2017)
A mother’s heart-warming letter highlights importance of creating autism friendly spaces (11 July 2017)
Join us on Twitter for a live Q&A with David Mitchell (10/07/2017)
An interview with the Autistic Gardener
Education on the agenda at Cross Party Autism Group meeting (5 July 2017)
New report into autism support and services in England (5 July 2017)
Paddy McGuinness' wife Christine reveals they have autistic four year old twins in a poem (3 July 2017)
Zoo animals create a school career day to remember (30 June 2017)
Transition Support Service to hold Q&A on Monday, 3 July (29 June 2017)
The Morrisons Foundation supports Autism seminars for families project (29 June 2017)
Minister for Mental Health leads MSPs in pledge to make Scotland autism-friendly (29 June 2017)
Laura James live Twitter Q&A (22 June 2017)
Our response to the Queen’s Speech (21 June 2017)
Mentoring project for autistic adults in Glasgow receives £176,500 from The Big Lottery Fund (20 June 2017)
Campaign success: National Assembly votes to support Autism Bill (14 June 2017)
Autism Bill for Wales (13 June 2017)
Join author Laura James for a live Q&A (12 June 2017)
#ImOne 2017 General Election campaign recap (12/06/2017)
Amy Willerton takes on India Golden Triangle Cycle Challenge for autism! (12 June 2017)
Josh Kenny raises £6,000 for Scafell Pike climb in August (5 June 2017)
Good news on diagnosis in South West London (2 June 2017)
Share your experiences of education in England with the parliamentary enquiry on autism (1 June 2017)
Proposals to restrict children's autism assessments in SW London deeply concerning (30 May 2017)
#TeamAutism prepares to run the Vitality London 10,000 (26 May 2017)
New special educational needs statistics show children in England still waiting for support (25 May 2017)
Thank you to our partner Alinea (24 May 2017)
National Autistic Society staff skydive for autism (24 May 2017)
Happy Birthday, President Jane! (23 May 2017)
The National Garden Scheme partners with The National Autistic Society (18 May 2017)
Free Aberdeenshire social skills course (16 May 2017)
Have your say on support for autistic children (10 May 2017)
General Election 2017: What will our charity look for? (10 May 2017)
National Autistic Society supporter climbs Everest for autism (8 May 2017)
Free West Lothian social skills course (05 May 2017)
Restating our position - no connection between autism and vaccines (4 May 2017)
Greater Manchester Mayoral hustings (10 May 2017)
Exhibition depicts what autistic photographers want you to know about autism (7 April 2017)
All Party Parliamentary Group on autism launch education inquiry (6 April 2017)
Welsh council candidates are invited to find out about autism (31 March 2017)
Step forward for the Act Now campaign (31 March 2017)
Welsh Government extends support for autism service (27 March 2017)
Virtual reality technology shows North East residents the world through the eyes of an autistic child (27 March 2017)
Autism campaigner wins national award (24 March 2017)
New PIP Regulations to start today (16 March 2017)
Helen Allison School hosts autism awareness event with local businesses (15 March 2017)
Budget-2017-our-response (8 March 2017)
Winners of the Autism Professionals Awards are announced (8 March 2017)
Budget 2017: What will our charity look for? (7 March 2017)
Having our say on Additional Support Needs in school education in Scotland (6 March 2017)
Dispatches tonight: Care in mental health hospitals (1 March 2017)
Government must halt proposed changes to PIP (27 February 2017)
Our new mental health campaign – Always (27 February 2017)
Llanelli Scarlets host an autism awareness event (24 February 2017)
Glasgow Film Theatre wins our Autism Friendly Award (22 February 2017)
30,000 call on the Government to close autism employment gap (22 February 2017)
Inverurie on track to become the UK’s first autism-friendly train station (20 February 2017)
Media speculation about US President's views on autism (15 February 2017)
Autism-friendly goal for Aberdeen Football Club (5 May 2017)
New consultation on autism in GP records (8 February 2017)
Government responds to SEND reform concerns in England (7 February 2017)
Could you be the star of our next campaign film? (6 February 2017)
Innovative new autism sensory experience launched in the UK (6 February 2017)
MPs report on the disability employment gap (3 February 2017)
Autism-friendly swimming makes a splash in Renfrewshire (1 February 2017)
Campaigners call for Bristol to become autism friendly (30 January 2017)
Last Cross-Party Autism Group of 2016 a great success (25 January 2017)
The Autism Show is back (25 January 2017)
Autistic teenager from Ardrossan shortlisted for Inspirational Volunteer Award (20 January 2017)
New report calls for improved autism support (17 January 2017)
Could you be our charity's new Trustee? (16 January 2017)
Government plans to improve mental health support (9 January 2017)
Tell the Care Quality Commission about your experiences (9 January 2017)
Our volunteer is awarded British Empire Medal (1 January 2017)
Welsh Government updates its plan for autism services (30 December 2016)
Welsh Government to change the way autistic pupils are supported in education (21 December 2016)
The impact of school exclusions on young autistic people (14 December 2016)
Autistic comedians make their debut at Scottish Parliament (14 December 2016)
New report into uninvestigated deaths published (13 December 2016)
New guidelines to make air travel more accessible for passengers with hidden disabilities (8 December 2016)
PDA awareness petition to Scottish Parliament (7 December 2016)
Our branches in Wales: Blaenau Gwent (7 December 2016)
Anderson School becomes Aurora Hedgway School (1 December 2016)
Our charity wins three mentoring awards in Scotland (30 November 2016)
Maisie's story features on Channel 4 tonight (30 December 2016)
-Our response to the Autumn Statement (23 Novemer 2016)
Mhairi Black MP helps our fundraising event bounce into action (22 November 2016)
Lauri Love USA extradition case update (16 November 2016)
Funding for our young people's employment service (16 November 2016)
The Herald newspaper donates calendar profits to our charity (15 November 2016)
Launch of third NAS Cullum Centre (9 November 2016)
Mold North Wales information day (8 November 2016)
Autism-friendly performance of The Lion King (4 November 2016)
Government launches disability employment consultation (1 November 2016)
Government must tackle the autism employment gap (27 October 2016)
New study shows benefits of autism trained parents (26 October 2016)
Project to support autistic prisoners wins award (19 October 2016)
Next steps for an Autism Act for Wales (14 October 2016)
Sybil Elgar students achieve awards (11 October 2016)
World Mental Health Day blog (10 October 2016)
Take our autism survey (4 October 2016)
What do today’s autism prevalence figures mean? (29 September 2016)
Our Education Rights service celebrates its 10th anniversary (26 September 2016)
Call for improvements in mental health services (21 September 2016)
Braehead Virtual Reality experience (20 September 2016)
XI Autism-Europe conference opened by Mark McDonald (19 September 2016)
Our response to NHS Transforming Care funding plans (16 September 2016)
Building on Axcis partnership success (14 September 2016)
Is NHS Transforming Care helping autistic people? (13 September 2016)
The National Autistic Society Cymru puts theory into practice (5 September 2016)
School Report 2016 (2 September 2016)
Autism-friendly swimming sessions make a splash in Dundee (23 August 2016)
A big ‘diolch’ (17 August 2016)
NASplus: our new service in West Lothian (15 August 2016)
Complete the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) survey (11 August 2016)
Kevin Healey steps down as National Autistic Society trustee (10 August 2016)
Mendip House update (8 August 2016)
GPs receive new autism resources (25 July 2016)
Autism and mental health (24 July 2016)
Pokemon Go receives praise from autistic people (22 July 2016)
Marks & Spencer launching autism-friendly school wear (21 July 2016)
Our students showcase garden produce and crafts at St Albans Market (19 July 2016)
Branches pack out National Assembly to highlight concerns (19 July 2016)
What does the vote to leave the European Union mean for autistic people? (15 July 2016)
Warning on autism service/support dogs (14 July 2016)
Adult social care directors’ concerns over funding (13 July 2016)
Autism Education Trust reaches a milestone (13 July 2016)
Every new teacher to learn about autism (12 July 2016)
New bill would improve equality for autistic children at school (7 November 2016)
Our Pembrokeshire Branch hosts a roundtable discussion (11 July 2016)
Glasgow cinema screenings for Too Much Information campaign launch film (8 July 2016)
New Scottish guidelines on assessment, diagnosis and interventions for autism (6 July 2016)
New autism recommendations to the NHS (4 July 2016)
Blue badge pilot in Scotland (27 June 2016)
Aberdeen set to become Scotland’s first ‘autism-friendly’ city (23 June 2016)
Anderson School to change management (20 June 2016)
Local campaign success: new mental health service for Hull (9 June 2016)
New playground at Church Lawton (9 June 2016)
Updated notice on so-called cures (8 June 2016)
St. Mark's House open day (8 June 2016)
Ofsted success for Thames Valley School (2 June 2016)
Tell us your SEN experiences (2 June 2016)
Broken Promises report published (1 June 2016)
Named person statement (14 March 2017)
Bill to limit the use of physical restraint passes important hurdle (3 November 2017)
Complimentary tickets to David Walliams’ Awful Auntie – get yours now! (25 October 2017)
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Last updated: 29/11/2017 10:04:09