Autism Rights Group Highland
6TH DECEMBER 2013 in INSHES CHURCH, Registration atn12:30 starts at 1pm until 5pm
This event is for Autistic people, their families and carers to come together to discuss and prioritise the local autism plan and to widen the net of people working with the Improvement Group.
There will be a short presentation of the National Autism Strategy, followed by the current local plan that reflects the National Strategy.
We will then work in small groups to break the local plan into a series of actions taking account of geography and local need.
For more information and to contribute if you are not available to attend this event please see the draft local plan and introductory letter here.
Please respond to NHS Highland by Mon 2nd December if you will be attending.
ARGH is a group run by and for autistic adults. ARGH members are all people who have an Autistic spectrum condition.
Membership is currently free (but donations are welcome).
ARGH Meetings are only open to members except by agreement of the management committee. You do not have to attend meetings if you are a member.
ARGH is a self advocacy group for autistic adults living in the Highlands and beyond. For more
information on membership and meeting details please email: email@example.com
ARGH works in partnership with the Scottish Government by being members of the Autism Reference Group and its sub groups. We are also stakeholders for Nice guidelines relevent to autistic people.
-Inform service providers about what autistic people really experience.
-Campaign for better services for autistic people in the highlands and beyond.
-Challenge stigma and discrimination through education about autistic strengths.
A network of Autistic Adults across Scotland Click here for more infomation about an exciting new Autistic led project.
ARGH's autism alert card is available to all autistic people, children or adults, across the UK: You can now order our Card directly from the website. Click here to order an ARGH autism alert card
audio of Damian's talk now available here
audio of Ari Ne'eman's talk now available here