Ricks 10k run

Just to let you all know Rick ran the BUPA Greater Manchester 10k Run today 15th May in 1hr 3mins – will let you know what he raised as soon as its all collected.  A huge thank you to everyone who has donated and you can still donate by visiting  Ricks giving…

Proposed changes to Definition of Autism

Dear all, as mentioned at Annual Autism conference in Stockport a few months ago the USA has been considering the terminology associated with Autism. The extract below represents a fairly brief summary of planned changes to what autism is described as (ie Autism, aspergers, PDD etc).   Crucially the classic…

How we got on at BIRD

I promised those who asked that I would put a post on to let you know how we got on at B.I.R.D yesterday.  The assessment took around an hour and a half with lots of talking and asking Ben how he felt about things and what troubles he had, Ben…