Are you aware of autism?

Posted on April 25th, by Andrew Rendle in Politics & Society. No Comments

And if you are, what more can you do to understand this wide-spectrum condition?

World Autism Awareness Week took place between 27th March and 1st April 2017. But aren’t we all aware of autism already?

In many ways, the answer is ‘yes’. As Mark Lever, Chief Executive of The National Autistic Society told us at the society’s annual professional conference, awareness is up at around 98-99 … Read More »

Croydon’s autism champion wants your input

Posted on October 1st, by Andrew Rendle in Politics & Society. No Comments

Andrew Rendle, Croydon’s Champion for Autism, wants to make Croydon’s ASD services better. If you have experiences to share, *protected email*

It was an honour for me to be made the Deputy Cabinet Member for People and Communities after I was elected to the council in May. The role covers (among over things) health and adult social care. I was also delighted to be made Croydon’s Champion for Autism – … Read More »