LGBTQ+ and Neurodivergent? Share your stories for Virtual Pride event

As part of a week of online Pride events organised by Leeds-based charities, Leeds Autism AIM are putting together a video compilation. It aims to share stories of LGBTQ+ people in the Leeds area who are also neurodivergent. Neurodivergent conditions include: Autism (including diagnoses of Asperger’s Syndrome) Dyslexia Dyspraxia Dyscalculia ADHD Tourette’s Syndrome The video … More LGBTQ+ and Neurodivergent? Share your stories for Virtual Pride event

Autism and face coverings on public transport: New alert card

Starting this week, the Government brought out a new rule, stating that everyone using public transport must wear a face covering. However, some people are exempt from this rule, including disabled people. Autistic people are in that group, as are people with learning disabilities. Some organisations including First Group, who run most bus services in … More Autism and face coverings on public transport: New alert card

The Leeds Autistic Get-Together: Online autistic-led peer support session

Next month, Leeds Autism AIM will be running an online peer support and check-in session, led by and run for autistic adults in the Leeds area with little or no funded support. The Leeds Autistic Get-Together will be held on the Zoom app and is free to join. It will be led by autistic members … More The Leeds Autistic Get-Together: Online autistic-led peer support session