Nominations open for our Autism Gold Awards

That’s the message from Autism Together as it launches its Autism Gold Awards, designed to honour the people and organisations in this region who have made a real difference to community members with autism. The awards are part of Autism Togther’s golden anniversary celebrations and winners will be announced at a gala ball at the Shankly hotel in Liverpool in November.

2018-07-30T16:06:20+00:00 July 19th, 2018|

The sun has got his hat on! Success for Autism Together’s Summer Fun Day

The sun was shining at the weekend as Autism Together and hundreds of members of the public enjoyed our Summer Fun Day, packed with artisan stalls and fun for all the family, with a surprise visit from a few Disney favourites too!

2018-07-16T12:49:32+00:00 July 16th, 2018|

Local acts have stars in their eyes as West-End talent show comes to town

Ten local acts from Merseyside have been selected to make an exceptional line-up for the Autism’s Got Talent Roadshow, the hit West-End production touring from London which celebrates diversity and talent in those on the autism spectrum.

2018-07-16T13:21:55+00:00 July 16th, 2018|

Statement from Autism Together

Today the appeal court has ruled in the case of Royal Mencap Society vs Tomlinson - Blake, in which lord justices Ernest Ryder, Nicholas Underhill, and Rabinder Singh, said: "I believe that sleepers-in...are to be characterised for the purpose of the regulations as available for work… rather than actually working… and so fall within the terms of the sleep-in exception in regulation.

2018-07-13T13:52:09+00:00 July 13th, 2018|

The truth about Liverpool’s autism community

Waiting lists, a lack of support and damaged families – but hope for the future. As campaigners work hard to make Liverpool the UK’s leading autism-friendly city, a new survey by charity Autism Together has uncovered heightened emotions amongst the city’s autism community.

2018-06-21T13:19:46+00:00 June 21st, 2018|