Autism

‘Take Time To Allow Time’

Triple A (All About Autism) is pleased to invite you to the launch of ‘Take Time To Allow Time’ – a production filmed locally which aims to assist with autism awareness in education settings. The film was a successful partnership project with North Cumbria Clinical Commissioning Group, funded through NHS England.

Details of the launch are:

Date: Friday 3rd May 2019

Venue:  The People First Conference Centre, Milbourne Street, Carlisle.  CA2 5XB

Time: 11:00hrs – 13:00hrs

Lunch: A lovely lunch and refreshments will be provided.

RSVP: As there are limited places, you need to confirm your attendance by Friday 19th April 2019

As there are limited places, please confirm your attendance by Friday 19th April 2019.

Christine Callery, Email:      admin@tripleaproject.org.uk

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Department of Health and Social Care – Review of the National Autism Strategy ‘Think Autism’: call for evidence

In April 2014 the government published Think Autism, a strategy for meeting the needs of autistic adults in England. This year the Department of Health and Social Care, working with the Department for Education, will review the strategy and extend it to cover children as well as adults. The results of this consultation will be used to find out where people think progress has been made and where more needs to be done in the future.

The closing date for comments is 16 May 2019.

Web link: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/review-of-the-national-autism-strategy-think-autism-call-for-evidence

Waiting time standards for autism diagnosis

Waiting time standards for autism diagnosis

The House of Commons Library has published a debate pack on Waiting time standards for
autism diagnosis, which was sponsored by Bambos Charalambous MP. It provides background
information on waiting times for autism diagnoses in England, as well as Government policy on
autism in general, and diagnosis waiting times in particular.

file:///C:/Users/User/Downloads/CDP-2017-0158.pdf