Celtic Nations Autism Partnership Event

Building the Foundations was the title of a great event, hosted by the Scottish Government and COSLA and facilitated by the Celtic Nations Autism Partnership.

arlene cassidySeventy people came together including:

  • Members of the Scottish Steering Group and 5 Sub Groups, each focused on key aspects of the Scottish Strategy for Autism
  • Drawn from across the UK: key experts in the standards of diagnosis for adults and for children, the costs and quality of service provision, research and education
  • Lead Executive Officers from Wales, Northern Ireland and England, with responsibility for the implementation of national strategies for autism
  • Those with a detailed understanding of national autism strategies in Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales and the Republic of Ireland

Photograph is of Arlene Cassidy the Chief Executive of Autism Northern Ireland.