#AutisticLifeHacks – help to avoid eye contact

The latest of our #AutisticLifeHacks is about something a number of autistic people find difficult: eye contact. For some autistic people, making eye contact with another person can be overstimulating to the point of becoming painful. Autistic blogger Judy Endow wrote this piece on autism and eye contact:¬†https://ollibean.com/autism-and-eye-contact/. To help avoid the pain that comes … More #AutisticLifeHacks – help to avoid eye contact

What’s on at the Hubs this week – 14th-17th August

We have something for parents, carers and partners of autistic adults at our weekly hub, whilst our fortnightly session still continues apace. Here is what we have in store at our hub sessions next week: Lovell Autism Hub – Tuesday 14th August – 3:30-7pm We’re able to produce personalised resources for you between 3:30pm and … More What’s on at the Hubs this week – 14th-17th August

Survey seeks views on Primary Care Mental Health services

A survey has recently been put together, asking people in Leeds what they think about Primary Mental Health Care in the city. It was created by the NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The survey’s results will then be used to help shape mental health care services in the future. The survey closes on Sunday … More Survey seeks views on Primary Care Mental Health services