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Autism

“I’m Jenny…. and this is MY autism”

“Having autism is unique – it’s not painful, or itchy, or sore – it’s just how I see the world”. Check out this Fixers film and hear a girl called Jenny on a campaign to end the stigma about having Aspergers and to show it’s no reason to stop believing in yourself….


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Autism

Jordan’s story – autism, school, friends and other life lessons

Jordan’s story: “When I was at school, I always felt the need to tell everyone I met, my classmates, about the fact I am autistic so that everyone knew why I acted differently from other people”.

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Autism

Our say: mentors for pupils with autism

Raising awareness of autism – a great pupil project in Stirling.

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Autism

Hillpark school buddies win Autism Champions award

Big congratulations to the pupils at Hillpark Secondary School in Glasgow, who have been awarded the Autism Champions Award by Autism Network Scotland.

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Autism

How autism freed me to be myself

16-year-old Rosie told her story to TedTalk about what it’s like to have autism. “People are so afraid of variety that they try to fit everything into a tiny little box with a specific label,” she explains.