Donations Gratefully Received!

Donations Gratefully Received!

  As a charity we rely on donations and fundraising to be able to provide better services. In the recent few months we have received donations from people who want to support services for individuals with autism in the local area.  Mr and Mrs Brown, parents...

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Outreach Christmas Lunch

Outreach Christmas Lunch

  In December, the Service Users of our Outreach Service chose to have our annual Christmas Lunch at The Ghillies Lair. A familiar favourite, as we’ve been there as a group a couple of times and enjoyed the experience. It was also an excellent opportunity for two...

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Bon Accord Lions Club raises funds for GrAS

Bon Accord Lions Club raises funds for GrAS

During 2019 Bon Accord Lions Club chose Grampian Autistic Society as one of its partner charities raising over £300 at a Quiz Night held in June, then the fantastic sum of £1200 at the St Andrew’s Day Afternoon Tea they organised for us at the end of November in The...

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Looking for a New Year Challenge?

Looking for a New Year Challenge?

 About a year ago, we heard from Andy Scott, who had decided to set himself a challenge for 2019. The challenge was to cycle over 7000 miles during the year, and to raise funds of over £500 to support our charity in the process! Why? Andy told us: “My son has recently...

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Playscheme Holiday Fun

Playscheme Holiday Fun

 Our Playscheme youngsters had a lot of fun during the Christmas holidays! Everyone enjoyed our visit to Dizzy Rascals soft play where the children had a chance to spend time in a new safe place. This activity offer the children an opportunity to learn to play...

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Appointment of Senior Autism Practitioner

Appointment of Senior Autism Practitioner

  Our newest member of the GAS leadership team is Lisa Moir who is our Senior Autism Practitioner. Lisa is very much looking forward to developing and delivering various autism related training workshops, as well as providing advice and information in relation to...

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Meeting with MSP at GAS premises

Meeting with MSP at GAS premises

 We were delighted to welcome Alexander Burnett, MSP to our offices today. Alex is Deputy Convener on the Scottish Parliament’s Cross-Party Group on Autism. We had wide ranging discussions including: Employment – the importance of both employer understanding of Autism...

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