'Autistic Spectrum Disorder' news stories:
6 April 2017
Scottish Parliament Motion supports Autism Strategy
MSP Fulton MacGregor raised a motion in the Scottish Parliament in support of our new Autism Strategy
30 March 2017
TRFS launch New Autism Strategy 2017-2020
TRFS launch New Autism Strategy 2017-2020 at World Autism Awareness Event
1 September 2016
New Good Autism Practice Sessions
Back by popular demand our Good Autism Practice Sessions (GAP Sessions) are starting up again.
15 August 2016
TRFS at XI Autism-Europe International Congress
The XI Autism-Europe International Congress is taking place in Edinburgh from 16th- 18th September. Attended by hundreds of participants from across Europe with speakers from around the world including the Richmond Fellowship Scotland.
9 August 2016
New Developments in Autism Support
This Autumn, the Richmond Fellowship Scotland is developing an exciting new role of Autism Resource Worker. We hope this means that the people we support with autism are able to live their lives to the fullest with as much independence and control as poss
18 January 2016
New Behavioural Support Service for Family Carers
The Scottish Government has awarded The Richmond Fellowship Scotland funding from the Autism Innovation and Improvement Fund to set up a national carers’ support service.
9 November 2015
Good Autism Practice Group Update
Our Good Autism Practice Group, whose purpose is to improve knowledge and good practice of the managers of our autism services, met for last time in 2015. Following positive feedback, the group will continue in 2016.
27 July 2015
Good Autism Practice Meeting
The second meeting of our Good Autism Practice Group has been a great success covering the topic of transitions including school leaving, home moves and other changes.
8 May 2015
Celebrating World Autism Awareness Day 2015
The people we support and our staff held a number of fantastic and highly creative events to commemorate World Autism Awareness Day 2015.
20 March 2015
World Autism Awareness Day 2015
The Richmond Fellowship Scotland is committed to raising people’s understanding of autism and is holding a number of events across Scotland for people we support, staff and the general public on World Autism Awareness Day, 2nd of April 2015