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Trustees Week 12th - 16th November

9 November 2018

This week is Trustees’ Week, an annual celebration of the work this huge body of volunteers undertakes for charities.  

Become More Autism Friendly...this Christmas

31 October 2018
We want to get shops and leisure businesses across the Wessex region thinking and talking about autism.

#BeHeard #WeHeard Co-Design Event - You're Invited

18 September 2018
NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group is inviting people to the #BeHeard #WeHeard Co-Design Event on 23rd October 2018

NHS England Announces Autism as Clinical Priority over the next 10 years - Have Your Say

11 September 2018
Did you know that NHS England has announced that autism will be a clinical priority over the next 10 years? Now it's time to have your say..

​The Girl with the Curly Hair Project

11 September 2018
The Girl with the Curly Hair Project has some workshops in Lyndhurst and an Autism Learning Day in Brockenhurst coming up.

Sensory Packs at AFC Bournemouth

1 May 2018
AFCB have launched sensory packs to try to make the match day experience more accessible and enjoyable for fans with autism and other disabilities.

Yeovil Library Well-being Zone

3 April 2018

Yeovil Library have set an amazing example raising awareness and providing important resources for people with autism and their families.

Why should you host a Big Brekkie?

14 March 2018

There are so many reasons to sign up for a Big Brekkie!

Join our Big Brekkie campaign!

21 February 2018

We have an even bigger reason to celebrate our annual Big Brekkie campaign! Every April, we ask supporters to host a fundraising breakfast to highlight World Autism Awareness Day and this year it's also our 50th birthday!

Football is for Everyone!

15 February 2018

Students at Portfield School have been enjoying dedicated football coaching sessions with AFC Bournemouth Community Sports Trust.  

The Girl with the Curly Hair Project

1 February 2018

The Girl with the Curly Hair Project has some workshops in Dorset in the next couple of months.

Tony Attwood Conference

28 November 2017

Save the date! 9th May 2018.

Asperger’s World: My Fairy Jam Jar

22 November 2017

Joely Colmer is an award winning, local author with Asperger’s Syndrome. 

Join TEAM 50 & sign up for Somerley Winter Run

22 November 2017

We are hosting our annual 10km and fun run at the Somerley Estate in Ringwood on Saturday 6th January, kick starting our 50th Birthday celebrations!

Young Cherries Fan Scores Autism Awareness Goal at AFC Bournemouth

9 November 2017

A young football fan has played a key part in raising awareness of autism at Premier League side AFC Bournemouth. 

Don't Miss Chris Packham on BBC2 tonight!

17 October 2017

Tune into BBC2 at 9.00pm and watch 'Asperger's and Me' with Chris Packham.

Harry Redknapp Kick Starts our Autism Friendly Football Campaign

11 October 2017

We are delighted to announce that we are teaming up with our Ambassador Harry Redknapp to launch a campaign to make football more autism friendly. The Autism Friendly Football campaign will support football clubs to make small changes that will make a big difference to anyone affected by autism.

It's World Mental Health Day

10 October 2017

The World Health Organisation recognises Mental Health Day on 10 Oct 2017. 

Happy World Teacher's Day

5 October 2017

An inspirational teacher will have a lasting positive impact on our lives. If we are lucky we will all have been positively influenced by at least one passionate, dynamic, inspirational teacher. If we are really lucky our children will experience such a life changing encounter for themselves.

Basepoint Make a Big Splash with Fun Day Fundraising Match

4 October 2017

Basepoint Business Centre in Bournemouth has doubled the total raised by teams at our recent Big Kids Sports Day.

We have a new CEO

25 September 2017

We are delighted to announce the recent appointment of Siún Cranny as our new CEO.

Anything is Possible

22 September 2017

MAXIMUS Foundation UK Awards Grant to Information and Advice Service

10 August 2017

We are delighted to have received a generous grant of £2,500 from MAXIMUS Foundation UK to fund our Information and Advice service.

New Early Years Provision at Portfield School

13 July 2017

We are delighted to announce we will be opening a Centre for Reception and Key Stage 1 aged children within the grounds of Portfield School near Bournemouth, Dorset from September 2017, due to high demand for places. 

Anniversary Campaign Raises £10,000 for Information and Advice Service

11 July 2017

Stagecoach Group has celebrated its 20th anniversary running South West Trains by donating a generous £10,000 to fund our Information and Advice service. We were one of four charities adopted by South West Trains in 2016 as part of its 20 for 20 campaign.

Thank you Waitrose!

6 July 2017

Big thank you to Waitrose in Winton and to all your customers for donating your green tokens to us in the Community Matters Scheme!

Basepoint Gives Marathon Runner a Fundraising Boost

8 June 2017

Basepoint in Bournemouth has given marathon runner Richard Taylor a boost by matching every penny he has raised for us. The generous donation is part of a pledge to donate £10,000 in match funding to our Information and Advice Service in 2017/18.

Big Brekkie Campaign Raises Thousands

1 June 2017

We are delighted to announce that our Big Brekkie campaign to mark World Autism Awareness Day has raised over £6400 for our Information and Advice Service. 

Autism Wessex is registered in England & Wales under charity number 1000792 at Charity Hub, Portfield School, Parley Lane, Christchurch, BH23 6BP. We use cookies to improve your experience using this website.
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