News & Events

Saturday Club for autistic children awarded £5,335 by BBC Children in Need

Autism Initiatives in Denbighshire and Flintshire are delighted to announce that BBC Children in Need has awarded them a grant of £5,335 over one year. This grant will fund a project which provides specialist care and activities for children with autism at weekends and help make a difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people right here in North Wales.

Gardening Project at Autism Initiatives Northern Ireland

We are running an innovative gardening project in Newcastle, County Down!

Walking Group Northern Ireland March 2015!

Our next walk is going to take place from Bangor Marina to Helen's Bay!

Autism Initiatives receives vital support from the Hedley Foundation for specialist school in North Wales!

The Hedley Foundation have generously donated £2,500 to help children with autism supported by The Haven specialist school in North Wales develop skills and support both vocational and classroom learning.

Scottish Borders service gallops to success with race night fundraiser!

Our service in the Scottish Borders held a very successful race night fundraiser at the end of last month, raising over £800!

Our very own Social Enterprises have been shortlisted for the 2015 Autism Professional Awards!

Autism Initiatives Social Enterprise team have been shortlisted under the category of ‘Outstanding Adult Services’ for this year’s Autism professional Awards run by the National Autistic Society.

Teen Girl Group - February 2015

Autism Initiatives Northern Ireland continue to develop their successful Teen Girl Health Awareness Programme.

Autism Initiatives NI - ASC / LGBT Consultation Evening

Autism Initiatives NI are working in partnership with The Rainbow Project & NOW

Number 6 service user, Ra, uses his incredible talent to create charity calendar!

Number 6 service user, Ra, has used his incredible talent and eye for art to create a 2015 calendar to generously raise funds for summer activities at the service.

Balanceability - Autism Initiatives NI 2015!

Autism Initiatives NI have continued to develop Northern Ireland’s first ever autism specific ‘Learn to Cycle’ programme.

Last month, AI received support from Community Link Foundation to produce special Winter Wonderland Christmas for service users!

Just before Christmas, Community Link Foundation donated over £600 towards a special winter wonderland area at the Mere Brow Resource Centre to increase social interaction in the build up to Christmas.

AI has a cracking start to the New Year after receiving generous donation from Demys Limited!

Demys Limited kindly donated £500 towards Autism Initiatives’ Number 6 One Stop Shop service.

Supporter Martin Rhall merrily completes the Liverpool Santa Dash, raising over £500 for AI!

Earlier this month, Martin Rhall successfully undertook the Liverpool Santa Dash, raising over £500 for AI!

Fundraising frenzy takes places at Asda Livingston, raising £235 for our West Lothian service!

Last Friday, a fundraising frenzy took place at Asda Livingston, raising a fantastic £235 for our West Lothian service!

AI receives vital support from People’s Postcode Trust!

AI has received a generous grant of £1,980 from People’s Postcode Trust to provide more specialised support for children with autism outside of school hours in Wales.

Service user Viv dances the night away with ceilidh fundraiser success!

Last month, service user Viv began getting everyone in the festive party mood with her ceilidh fundraiser!