The Autism Wellbeing Project CIC are now in a position where they can now open up their autism friendly vaccine clinic to those aged 16+ and their parents/carers. You don’t have to be diagnosed to access this clinic. To book in for your Covid and/or Flu vaccination you need to follow these steps. Please note that this clinic cannot provide the flu vaccine to under 18s ONLY the Covid vaccine;
The Autism Wellbeing Project is a new service operating from Brookvale Community Centre in Runcorn, it is accessible to any autistic people, diagnosed or not, aged 16+
They aim to improve wellbeing through a holistic approach to support including therapies, activities, Personal Assistants, training and courses.
You can find their August newsletter in the attachment below.
Autistic people have an increased risk of experiencing suicidal ideation or dying by suicide than those who do not have neurodivergences.
This training, when developed will help to raise awareness about this important subject.