News & Events

Autism: A Life In Colour launches for the fourth year!

An autistic-led art project from Autism Initiatives Scotland, currently in its 4th year, aimed at encouraging and showcasing the creativity of autistic people in Scotland.
17/05/2017

Get your bike fixed – for free!

Mecycle café and bike workshop, in Ainsdale, is taking part in the Big Bike Revival, so dust off that forgotten bike, take it to Mecycle and they’ll make it roadworthy – free of charge.
03/05/2017

Autism Initiatives in Wales held a series of successful fundraising events!

Autism Awareness Week in Wales was a huge success raising £916!
12/04/2017

Autism Initiatives NI ‘Friendship Group’ Places Snapped Up

10-week Social Skills programme for children with autism announced.
11/04/2017

Larne’s Little Mermaid Makes a Splash for Autism Initiatives Northern Ireland!

Young fundraiser kick starts partnership to teach children with autism swimming skills.
04/04/2017

Autism Initiatives Scotland Launch A Series Of Events For World Autism Awareness Week!

The team at Autism Initiatives Scotland have a series of community events to raise awareness and provide support!
24/03/2017

TV & Radio Interviews ahead of Autism Awareness Week!

Autism Initiatives is in the news again as Managers are interviewed by local Radio and TV about upcoming events!
21/03/2017

Newcastle in Co Down has been named as Northern Ireland's first 'autism-friendly' town.

Research by Autism Initiatives Northern Ireland - the charity behind these developments - found that parents and families across the UK and the Republic of Ireland have said they would love to visit an autism-friendly resort, meaning a potentially huge boost for the local economy, as well as better provision for people across Northern Ireland.
16/03/2017

Sensory garden opened for guests with autism!

An £8,000 sensory garden, to help people with autism enjoy short breaks at Autism Initiative’s Minshull House, was opened onThursday 16 March by grant funders.
16/03/2017

We held our ‘Afternoon Tea for Autism Initiatives’ on Friday 10th March in reception at Head Office.

We gave an open invitation to all the staff at head office to come at lunchtime to have tea and cake to launch the ‘Afternoon Tea for Autism Initiatives’.
10/03/2017

Fundraiser In Fleetwood, Soroptimist House!

Join Us For A Fantastic Fundraiser On World Autism Awareness Day - 2nd April 2017!
06/03/2017