News & Events

Service users help Scottish Parliament to produce autism friendly guide!

Two of our service users, Seanie and Jack, helped to produce the ‘Guide to the Scottish Parliament for Visitors with Autism’ booklet.

Supporters undergo challenging 26.2 mile Edinburgh Marathon, raising over £5,000 for AI!

At the end of last month, 11 supporters, undertook the gruelling 26.2 mile challenge of the Edinburgh Marathon, raising over £5,000 for AI!

AI wins two awards at highly prestigious British Institute of Learning Disabilities Awards Conference!

Last month, AI won two awards at the highly prestigious British Institute of Learning Disabilities Awards Conference!

I’m Heard Service User Group hold exciting quiz night and disco fundraiser!

Our I’m Heard Service User Group hold exciting fundraiser, raising over £150 for outdoor garden equipment.

AEGON staff generously raise over £500 for Autism Initiatives!

Last month, we were delighted to receive support from a man named Steven Leckie and his colleagues at AEGON.

Supporter Marie-Therese battles through gruelling 26.2 miles in London, raising over £3,000 for AI!

Supporter Marie-Therese Fitzpatrick ran the London Marathon last month, raising over £3,000 for AI services in Northern Ireland.

Service user Kieron organises 80s themed extravaganza to fundraise for AI!

Last month, service user Kieron organised a 80s themed extravaganza, raising over £200 for AI.

Staff member goes to the new lengths to raise funds for Highland One Stop Shop!

Highland One Stop Shop staff member, Jeni Miller, did a sponsored hair cut last month for World Autism Awareness day, raising nearly £300 for the service.

Hermitage Garden receives £1,000 grant from Royal Horticultural Society!

Hermitage Garden receives £1,000 from Royal Horticultural Society to build high raised beds for service users with mobility problems to enable them to grow vegetables, culinary and medicinal herbs, and more recently, cut flowers for sale to a local florist.

Marie Therese Runs The London Marathon!

Marie Therese Is Running The London Marathon This Weekend To Help Support Our Health & Activities Programmes In Northern Ireland!

Santander donates £3,600 grant to The Haven!

Autism Initiatives has received £3,600 through Santander's Mold Branch to fund equipment for young people with autism who attend The Haven School in Mold, North Wales.

Almond House receives generous donation from Livingston Round Table!

Members of the Livingston Round Table kindly donate £130 to Almond House for sensory room equipment.

Pupils of Peterhouse School receive brand new Lord’s Taverners minibus on World Autism Awareness Day!

Earlier this month, on World Autism Awareness Day, representatives from the Lord’s Taverners presented the pupils of Peterhouse School with a brand new minibus.

Successful Hugh Baird student, Sam Kettyle, celebrates apprenticeship with AI during National Apprenticeship Week last month!

One of Hugh Baird’s most successful apprentices, Sam Kettyle, who undertook an apprenticeship with AI, celebrates his achievements at an event held by Hugh Baird to mark National Apprenticeship Week last month!