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On Tuesday 21st September at 7.30pm, the NAS Surrey Branch is hosting a webinar by Dr Luke Beardon, Author and Senior Lecturer in Autism, The Autism Centre, Sheffield Hallam University. Entitled, “Anxiety is not part of Autism. So why are so many autistic people anxious?” Dr Beardon...

On Mon 12th July from 8.00 to 9.30 p.m. we are holding our AGM over Zoom, with guest speaker Ros Blackburn. Ros is a 52-year-old autistic woman who was diagnosed at 18 months as severely autistic but with average intellectual ability.  She now gives talks...

This is a roundup of changes to schools providing places for children with autism and Communication and Interaction Needs (COIN). First published in NAS Surrey News in June  2021. Freemantles School Surrey County Council, together with Freemantles School, is proposing to permanently expand the school to accommodate a...