Tag: Autism

Poetry exhibition at White Rose celebrates mental health awareness

White Rose Shopping Centre is celebrating World Mental Health Day on Thursday (10 October 2019) with an exhibition of poetry written by James McInerney. The poems, selected to promote mindfulness, introspection, and the act of sharing kindness, will be displayed across the floor of White Rose’s Central Atrium. Visitors are

Finding calm at Cottingley Community Centre

Cottingley Community Centre was busy on Saturday afternoon (30 September 2017) as they opened their new Sensory Room. The room is kitted out with various objects to stimulate different senses. There is a panel with various textures, made from carpet tiles; light strings; lights that change colour and shapes; seating;

Hilary Benn discusses social enterprise and Brexit with People Matters

Hilary Benn MP, visited Holbeck-based social enterprise, People Matters (Leeds) CIC recently, to find out about their new enterprise project Nourishing People, which trains people who live with a disadvantage and have little or no experience of work to manufacture and sell wholesome snacks. The project is set to expand

Ambers Autism Awareness Diaries November 2014

  *Ambers Autism Awareness Diaries November 2014. As written by her Mum Christine Robinson Twinkle.  Photographs used with kind permission of Christine. Edited by Kenneth Ingram. 7 November Autism traits when reading them are pretty rigid, but Amber proves every day that the textbook although good for learning about autism isn’t