The Education Select Committee’s report published in to school and college funding today says the government must increase high needs funding for special educational needs and disabilities to address a projected £1.2 billion deficit. Ambitious about Autism gave oral evidence to the Education Select Committee’s in October 2018 and is named in the report.
The long-standing partnership between TalkTalk and Ambitious about Autism – which has raised millions of pounds for children and young people with autism – has been recognised in this year’s Business Sector Charity Awards.
Ambitious about Autism has responded to the Timpson Review of School Exclusion.
Young people from the charity Ambitious about Autism have launched a new resource to help more autistic young people access youth groups and after school activities.
Young people from Ambitious about Autism's Youth Council have met with Children’s Minister Nadhim Zahawi to discuss some of the issues affecting autistic young people at school.
Ambitious about Autism’s Youth Participation Manager has been awarded a prestigious fellowship to undertake a research project on post diagnosis support for autistic young people.