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  • Adelaide Crows Children's Foundation will donate $50,000 to Aspect this year Date posted: Wed, 09/03/2016 - 8:56am

    ​As reported in the Adelaide Advertiser (p 19, Saturday 5 March 2016), the Crows Children's Foundation have announced that they will donate $50,000 to Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) this year as we build the only school in South Australia for children on the autism spectrum.

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  • Take the next step this World Autism Awareness Day Date posted: Mon, 07/03/2016 - 11:10am

    Aspect invites all Australians to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day (2 April) by signing up to Walk for autism. Walk for autism will take place from Saturday 2 April to Saturday 9 April with walkers deciding their own course, distance, location and time to walk during the week-long event.

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  • Help Scentsy and Bernie the Buddyfly support people on the spectrum Date posted: Wed, 17/02/2016 - 3:06pm

    Purchase Bernie the Buddyfly soft toy from Scentsy and you'll be helping us further support people on the autism spectrum and their families.

     

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  • Congratulations, Judy Brewer AO Date posted: Fri, 29/01/2016 - 1:58pm

    Aspect would like to congratulate Judy Brewer whose outstanding contribution to the autism community has been recognised with an AO in the Australia Day honours for her work with people on the autism spectrum. 

     

     

     

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  • Aspect Choose & Connect takes part in horticulture program to learn new skills Date posted: Wed, 20/01/2016 - 1:11pm

    On 19 January, Progress Leader newspaper reported that five members of Aspect Choose & Connect Victoria are taking part in a horticulture program to learn new skills. 

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  • Happy holidays from students and staff at Aspect Schools! Date posted: Thu, 24/12/2015 - 10:15am

    From the students and staff at Aspect High School satellite classes - Trinity Catholic College (Auburn and Regents Park), we wish you a happy and safe holidays! We hope you enjoy singing along to this song as much as we did. 

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  • HMAS Melbourne make a difference for people on the autism spectrum Date posted: Thu, 24/12/2015 - 10:09am

    On Boxing Day 2015, the crew of HMAS Melbourne rowed from Sydney to Hobart in just 4 days, raising funds for Aspect!

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  • Aspect CEO, Adrian Ford, response to The Age Date posted: Sat, 19/12/2015 - 9:47pm

    As CEO of Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) I am disappointed that these same allegations are being raised once again while we continue to cooperate fully with this ongoing investigation until it reaches its conclusion. I reiterate that Aspect remains committed to being completely transparent about the high standards we maintain and our evidence-informed practice with people on the autism spectrum.

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  • Recent request from the media Date posted: Sat, 19/12/2015 - 6:48pm

    Aspect has been contacted again by the media about the allegations raised by a former employee in The Age on 5 October 2015.  We want to assure our community, supporters, staff and partners that we are continuing to cooperate fully and are working together with the relevant authorities in Victoria while the investigation, announced in October, is taking place.

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  • Positive Partnerships Date posted: Fri, 30/10/2015 - 1:56pm

    Positive Partnerships Phase 3 has now commenced and will run until mid 2019.

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