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Busting the myths about autism

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We love this video from the UK organisation Ambitious About Autism.  Young people bust some myths about autism specrum, and they can laugh about those myths too. Do check out the Ambitious About Autism website here.       If you click on the menu button at the top right, you’ll find a section for […]

Should my teenager with autism learn to drive?

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This is a really difficult question for the families of many teenagers on the spectrum. We have to keep out own kids as safe as possible, as well as thinking about other road users. Click on our permanent page about learning to drive on Launchpad. You’ll see there’s a big section for young adults, plus […]