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Lancashire Telegraph
Sainsbury's Colne to support Autism HourA COLNE supermarket is to create a calmer environment to support Autism Hour ne
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
A COLNE supermarket is to create a calmer environment to support Autism Hour next month. Run with the National Autistic Society, Sainsbury's will be taking simple steps to be more autism friendly including turning down the tannoy, turning off cafe... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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This is West Country
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Social workers are having to 'ration' their care to Britain's most vulnerableare coming up with "absurd ways" of restricting funding (Image: REX/Shutterstoc
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
are coming up with "absurd ways" of restricting funding (Image: REX/Shutterstock) Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: "Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Oxford Mail
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Bury Times
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Bury Times / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Gazette
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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guardian-series
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Harrow Times
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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Gazette News
‘Intense pressure’ to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support.” Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: “Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
'Intense pressure' to ration social care for vulnerable people, says reportin which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of su
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 6 days ago
in which precious social care funding can be spent by individuals in need of support." Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the Care and Support Alliance, said: "Some of the suffering described is... Read more
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express
Risk to elderly as councils SLASH social care packagesauthority and 37 per cent believed they could not get people the care they need
express / Posted 6 days ago
authority and 37 per cent believed they could not get people the care they needed. Mark Lever, chief executive of the National Autistic Society and co-chairman of the alliance, said: “Decent people in this country will be appalled at how... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Meet the boot camp boss turning fitness into fundraisingnearly £1,780 for Thames Hospice, Young People with Dementia, Cancer Research S
Reading Evening Post / Posted 6 days ago
nearly £1,780 for Thames Hospice, Young People with Dementia, Cancer Research Sugar Free Feb, Elizabeth Fry, Red Nose Day, National Autistic Society and Thames Valley Air Ambulance. “I asked my Fit Campers in December 2015 who they supported, and... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
John Lewis to hold autism hour to help shoppers with the condition64 per cent of autistic people avoid going to the shops because of their autism
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
64 per cent of autistic people avoid going to the shops because of their autism. Now the retailer has signed up for the National Autistic Society’s Autism Hour - aimed at making the world more autism friendly. The event will run at John Lewis... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Charity hands Worle opticians a national awardaward. A family-run opticians in the heart of Worle has been handed an award.
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
award. A family-run opticians in the heart of Worle has been handed an award. Bowen Opticians has been recognised by the National Autistic Society for its commitment to support people on the autistic spectrum. Staff at the business, in High... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Chertsey Radio Club's idea to boost communication with autistic children£75 for a five year period- which is quite reasonable, around £15 a year," Mr P
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
£75 for a five year period- which is quite reasonable, around £15 a year," Mr Preece said. CRC is now in touch with the National Autistic Society about how parents can use radio technology to allow autistic children to gain a little... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Asda shopping list game to help parents of children with autismjust one mum, dad or child then the whole thing will be worth it."Charlie has n
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
just one mum, dad or child then the whole thing will be worth it."Charlie has non-verbal autism A spokesperson for the National Autistic Society said: We are always delighted to hear about shops and services making small changes to ensure... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Asda launches new scheme to help children with autismable to make the Happy Little Helpers available nationwide for more of our cust
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 days ago
able to make the Happy Little Helpers available nationwide for more of our customers." The scheme has been welcomed by the National Autistic Society, where Tom Purser, the charity's head of campaigns and public engagement, said: "The National... Read more
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Scotsman
Kenny Miller: Ibrox new boy Morelos has predator’s instinctand reaching the semi-final of the cup.” l Kenny Miller was speaking as Ranger
Scotsman / Posted 18 days ago
and reaching the semi-final of the cup.” l Kenny Miller was speaking as Rangers received an Autism Friendly Award from the National Autistic Society for their Broxi’s Den facility at Ibrox for supporters with learning difficulties and sensory... Read more
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Scotsman
Mark MacMillan: Welcome to the music festival especially for autistic peopleI am a support worker at The National Autistic Society Scotland’s Day Opportuni
Scotsman / Posted 21 days ago
I am a support worker at The National Autistic Society Scotland’s Day Opportunity and Community Supports service. Our service gives autistic adults the chance to learn life skills and have new experiences, ranging from art classes to fishing to... Read more
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Daily Record
Autistic Monklands adults invited to participate in new social mentoring projectA new mentoring project for autistic adults has been launched by the National A
Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
A new mentoring project for autistic adults has been launched by the National Autistic Society Scotland, with eligible Monklands residents now being invited to apply for support. Person to Person will help around 250 autistic people aged over 26... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
NEWS FEATURE: Dragons spotted in Buckingham! And it’s Clearly Coolmember recalling anecdotes and jokes relating to previous experiences that they
Aylesbury Today / Posted a month ago
member recalling anecdotes and jokes relating to previous experiences that they might not have had without the club. The National Autistic Society recognise how important this is. “Our recent research revealed that 79% of autistic people feel... Read more
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This is West Country
A £2 raffle ticket and this Cyprus villa could be yours - Meet the Bridgwater couple hoping to raise £15,000 for Freddie Vallender's fight for lifeage of 4 months, and needs surgery which he cannot get in the UK. Another £12,
This is West Country / Posted 1 months ago
age of 4 months, and needs surgery which he cannot get in the UK. Another £12,500 will go to the RSPCA and £12,500 to the National Autistic Society. Mr Moretti said: “We bought our villa in Cyprus in 2012 and have enjoyed every summer in it... Read more

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