November 2011

WAAD 2012.

World Autism Awareness Day April 2 2012.

Logo for World Autism Awareness Day

The annual World Autism Awareness Day is April 2, 2012. Every year, Autism organizations around the world celebrate the day with unique fundraising and awareness-raising events.

Throughout April, Autism West Cork will be holding fundraising events throughout West Cork to help raise valuable funds for the children of area. We would greatly appreciate your support if you see our collectors out on the streets!

If anyone would like to volunteer an hour or two of their time to help out,or if your school, club or community group would like to help to raise awareness of Autism, please contact us on 083 009 4285.

All fundraising ideas greatly welcome.


Autism West Cork welcome Kevin Whelan – CEO of Irish Autism Action.

Irish Autism Action  is a young dynamic, innovative and passionate organisation formed in 2001 which is bringing positive change into the lives of those affected by autism. The range of services which Irish Autism Action provides includes awareness raising, early detection diagnosis, education support, advocacy, counselling, helpline, home based support, transition planning, social housing, research information and advice for families upon receiving diagnosis.

This talk will appeal to parents, grandparents, carers, Teachers & SNA’s. Everyone welcome.

Thursday Nov 17th @ 8pm Quality Hotel Clonakilty