Making Information Accessible for Neurodivergent People: A new guide

After speaking to neurodivergent staff and people that Leeds Autism AIM work with, we have put together a brand new guide. It is a booklet that explains how to make information accessible to neurodivergent people in a number of ways. This free document covers accessibility for: Autistic people People with dyslexia People with dyspraxia People … More Making Information Accessible for Neurodivergent People: A new guide

Free Volunteer Autism Mentor training next month

We at Leeds Autism AIM are running free training sessions for anyone who wants to become a volunteer Autism Mentor next month. The Mentor’s role involves being paired with an autistic adult and helping them to both set and achieve life goals. Mentors meet regularly with their mentoring match remotely and can receive supervisions from … More Free Volunteer Autism Mentor training next month

4Neurodiversity to run more free online employment workshops

4Neurodiversity, an autistic-led training service with a focus on employment, will be running three more free workshops over the next couple of months. Each one will be online and focus on a specific topic and will be on the Zoom app. Here are the workshop subjects, dates and times: Understanding Myself in Relation to Work … More 4Neurodiversity to run more free online employment workshops

Free workshop from 4Neurodiversity on Access to Work and reasonable adjustments

At the start of next month, 4Neurodiversity will be running a free workshop for autistic adults in the Leeds area. The workshop will focus on two areas – Access to Work funding and asking for reasonable adjustments in the workplace. The workshop will be led by Angie Balmer from 4Neurodiversity and will be hosted online … More Free workshop from 4Neurodiversity on Access to Work and reasonable adjustments

COVID-19 Toolkit and Professionals Guide – video slides

We have produced a toolkit of resources that you can use to help cope during the COVID-19 crisis. To explain how that and the recent guide for professionals to working with autistic adults work, our Peer Development Worker Gill Loomes has put together a couple of videos to explain how both work. You can watch … More COVID-19 Toolkit and Professionals Guide – video slides