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We are the national charity for children & young people with #autism. We raise awareness, run services & campaign for change.

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Ambitious about Autism runs specialist schools and a college. We are experts in autism education. During this tim… https://t.co/3jLoYbeUndLearning about race and racism can be challenging and difficult. Our signposting resource has lots of books, arti… https://t.co/SCx2paKaGmAmbitious College serves young people aged 16-25 with autism and learning disabilities. If you are considering th… https://t.co/bgV203xThG
7/7
2020
Coronavirus has caused unpredictable changes in people’s lives that lead to worry and anxiety. This in turn can aff… https://t.co/Hyh2JAiFlMAre you going back to school or college soon? There will be lots of changes to help prevent the spread of Coronav… https://t.co/3iLVFPrp8YWorking in collaboration with two special education teachers, we have produced two #TheWorldHasTurnedUpsideDown wor… https://t.co/XHK8rHIANSMore and more people are now having the Coronavirus home test, but we know administering the tests can be distressi… https://t.co/OUQpzYgiiH
7/6
2020
TreeHouse School is a happy and vibrant community where children and young people with autism learn and flourish.… https://t.co/v5IKMn1JUzEveryone has a role to play ending racism. Understanding why some people feel something different to you can be cha… https://t.co/IEkWT9DkdLWith lockdown easing down, it's important to stay safe and help stop the spread of Coronavirus. Read and share our… https://t.co/JJXpPC81Q4
7/5
2020
The #BlackLivesMatter movement has raised lots of questions for children and young people with autism. Read our a… https://t.co/neHEj5xXw9You've told us how much physical exercise can improve wellbeing and we see the affects of that in our settings ever… https://t.co/JBYAgd2iKhWith the outbreak of Coronavirus, it’s sensible for families of children and young people with autism to consider m… https://t.co/4av2M4AXuc
7/4
2020
The Coronavirus Act grants the Government flexibility through a range of emergency powers. These change the laws an… https://t.co/gQ8QxVQbssWe're pleased that EHC plan easements will be ending on July 31 - helping families and #SEND young people prepare f… https://t.co/KAKmmjQOqeAll families are spending more and more time together. For families with an autistic child, this might lead to so… https://t.co/KFGXFDUMzkRecent global events highlight how we all need to do more to end racism. Understanding what racism is and how it im… https://t.co/ErSyurC4KxTalk about Autism, the UK's largest online #autismcommunity, is a safe space providing an invaluable source of peer… https://t.co/5mZHlwLSkdWe know returning to school or college after a long break can be hard. New changes following Coronavirus, can make… https://t.co/BR0bJ4K3j6The #AutisticaFestival brings together autism researchers, autistic people, relatives and carers to hear the latest… https://t.co/lYjDlUJAOT
7/3
2020
At Ambitious College, we help young people achieve their outcomes towards a fulfilling, happy and rewarding life.… https://t.co/ebx4gSgAbXWe know that families living with autism are continuing to struggle at this challenging time. To support you, we… https://t.co/t2MEonrzBVAmbitious College are offering supported #internships for young people with an #EHCplan. This is an exciting opport… https://t.co/7QCQpx6FI3Ambitious College serves young people aged 16-25 with autism and learning disabilities. If you are considering th… https://t.co/EpbsR1dDltAre you disabled and concerned about how accessible the 'new normal' will be? Do you have opinions on streetscapes,… https://t.co/PoO8gHpGaJ
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutismRecent global events have had a deep impact on our friends, family and loved ones. Racism is a complex topic and ta… https://t.co/7lJv62166J @AmbitiousAutism @Natspec Absolutely fantastic news @AmbitiousAutism & so richly deserved by all at Ambitious College 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutismPersonal protective equipment (PPE) such as face masks will be another novel factor to some children, especially if… https://t.co/Y7kt5XelSZ @DCPcampaign @Natspec Thank you!Incredibly delighted for Ambitious College to win the 2020 Natspec Award for Mental Health and Wellbeing. Thank you… https://t.co/z5uY5CQlQp#TheWorldHasTurnedUpsideDown is an illustrated story that helps children make sense of the changes. This story was… https://t.co/9A79bEOZsH
7/2
2020
Our research partners @Autistica are holding a week-long virtual event discussing how research can help autistic pe… https://t.co/0zaBpuRbAoWe've created a range of practical resources, including templates and posters, that parents and young people can do… https://t.co/d0tuozvweTAt Ambitious College, we help young people achieve their outcomes towards a fulfilling, happy and rewarding life.… https://t.co/ngMX98A1BsWe have lots of legal support information around education and disability. For further advice and guidance on spe… https://t.co/TqR4NyyxpuYou've told us how much physical exercise can improve wellbeing and we see the affects of that in our settings ever… https://t.co/otKpOYbS3CCoronavirus is a new illness. It can make people a little bit unwell or very unwell. Some people might go to hospit… https://t.co/VuyqlqFCL3Ambitious College serves young people aged 16-25 with autism and learning disabilities. If you are considering th… https://t.co/YzPSOtdiyX
7/1
2020
You've told us that you support your family best only when you you feel your best. To look after your own mental he… https://t.co/f7YEU7pkAVAmbitious about Autism runs specialist schools and a college. We are experts in autism education. During this tim… https://t.co/ef1ttqiO8OCoronavirus and lockdown have turned the lives of autistic children and their families upside down. Read a wonderfu… https://t.co/uYl8Q9lmb5As a national charity for children and young people with autism, we are joining 150+ organisations in the call for… https://t.co/etNyyQnDtPAlthough statistically children are less likely to get Coronavirus, it is still possible. Download our guide for p… https://t.co/jVxsA99G1JNow more than ever, it's important to find out about disabled children/young people’s education experiences during… https://t.co/odle9Zffgg @kriemhildsrache We're so proud!🧡We could not be more proud of his positivity and resilience. https://t.co/YwE1umyfSh
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6/30
2020
Spending more time at home can put family relationships under a lot of pressure. Read about how to build stronger… https://t.co/1uAMnF9oJJCoronavirus has caused unpredictable changes in people’s lives that lead to worry and anxiety. This in turn can aff… https://t.co/LNd9c5f8g6More and more people are now having the Coronavirus home test, but we know administering the tests can be distressi… https://t.co/BckZgBytRO
6/29
2020
Ambitious College are offering supported #internships for young people with an #EHCplan. This is an exciting opport… https://t.co/MHYqowBhxwWith lockdown easing down, it's important to stay safe and help stop the spread of Coronavirus. Read and share our… https://t.co/DrkoJpx2s9
6/28
2020
With the outbreak of Coronavirus, it’s sensible for families of children and young people with autism to consider m… https://t.co/ADovBjUWs0Children and young people with autism and their families urgently need support to cope with the upheaval caused by… https://t.co/KR8rDuHI8Z
6/27
2020
We're adapting our online content to provide more support to children and young people, their families and carers d… https://t.co/Ec3eKU8JuvAll families are spending more and more time together. For families with an autistic child, this might lead to so… https://t.co/9jAPhidD2AChildren and young people with autism and their families urgently need support to cope with the upheaval caused by… https://t.co/XGJdTReqXt“The placement has made moving into employment a lot easier.” It’s #EmployabilityDay! Read about Henry's three… https://t.co/judaCU2lL7We know returning to school or college after a long break can be hard. New changes following Coronavirus, can make… https://t.co/wEj7RHFPsX
6/26
2020
Talk about Autism, the UK's largest online #autismcommunity, is a safe space providing an invaluable source of peer… https://t.co/NXBSbLvYJ1We know that families living with autism are continuing to struggle at this challenging time. To support you, we… https://t.co/XbgsdbDWksPersonal protective equipment (PPE) such as face masks will be another novel factor to some children, especially if… https://t.co/E9iyrDEGpi#TheWorldHasTurnedUpsideDown is an illustrated story that helps children make sense of the changes. This story was… https://t.co/8CBWk0qVmG
6/25
2020
Ambitious College are offering supported #internships for young people with an #EHCplan. This is an exciting opport… https://t.co/YbCdgrwKCuWe have lots of legal support information around education and disability. For further advice and guidance on spe… https://t.co/d3tvfbkgXyCoronavirus is a new illness. It can make people a little bit unwell or very unwell. Some people might go to hospit… https://t.co/1s06OgDr1w
6/24
2020
This is so lovely to see. Thank you for sharing @BellaCope https://t.co/u8dVkyKLXpThanks to the @AmbitiousAutism online zoom chats, today I feel happy that I have a new friend! There are good peop… https://t.co/wjriwQEJNI
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutismTo all of our fantastic staff at #TreeHouseSchool, a massive thank you for your commitment to our pupils – you’re a… https://t.co/5UhSTJLhsDCoronavirus and lockdown have turned the lives of autistic children and their families upside down. Read a wonderfu… https://t.co/3EVlFLS5UqAlthough statistically children are less likely to get Coronavirus, it is still possible. Download our guide for p… https://t.co/9ZcbLXbmHRThis lovely feedback from a TreeHouse parent. It keeps us all going in these difficult times @AmbitiousAutismhttps://t.co/ywxZJU6ryQ
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6/23
2020
Spending more time at home can put family relationships under a lot of pressure. Read about how to build stronger… https://t.co/aOkx35yvZ2Coronavirus and lockdown have turned the lives of children & families upside down. @AmbitiousAutism have partnered… https://t.co/UKsiklSo6c
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutismMore and more people are now having the Coronavirus home test, but we know administering the tests can be distressi… https://t.co/n5BzSxxJtpWe hope you're enjoying reading #TheWorldHasTurnedUpsideDown. Our ambassador @jonsnowC4 has lent his voice to a ver… https://t.co/JtH1Zjj9Od
6/22
2020
All families are spending more and more time together. For families with an autistic child, this might lead to so… https://t.co/CAhoyrpX4kWith lockdown easing down, it's important to stay safe and help stop the spread of Coronavirus. Read and share our… https://t.co/hgeC1yhJ9c
6/21
2020
We spoke to @Peter_Autisme about the importance of focusing on the happiness and wellbeing of autistic people. Wa… https://t.co/C3CYRjyJ8iWith the outbreak of Coronavirus, it’s sensible for families of children and young people with autism to consider m… https://t.co/nlDMdaettYChildren and young people with autism and their families urgently need support to cope with the upheaval caused by… https://t.co/dmInCflx94
6/20
2020
Talk about Autism, the UK's largest online #autismcommunity, is a safe space providing an invaluable source of peer… https://t.co/YwBFNjaltLThroughout this week, we have been sharing what friendship during lockdown means to members of our Youth Network, s… https://t.co/jGjxEBMa7kChildren and young people with autism and their families urgently need support to cope with the upheaval caused by… https://t.co/xGkGeDHa0TWe're adapting our online content to provide more support to children and young people, their families and carers d… https://t.co/tlKo4vuuUfAmbitious College are offering supported #internships for young people with an #EHCplan. This is an exciting opport… https://t.co/b5TGb6KHuCWe know returning to school or college after a long break can be hard. New changes following Coronavirus, can make… https://t.co/7BiuAURT6L
6/19
2020
We know that families living with autism are continuing to struggle at this challenging time. To support you, we… https://t.co/kehuYrK3yJ“I have been taking part in Zoom calls with the group while in lockdown - I have liked seeing everyone faces.” Gr… https://t.co/uPQwtfdjSK“Community”, “My identity”, “I am myself” It’s #AutisticPrideDay and our Youth Network are sharing why they are p… https://t.co/uEC3WuF4GL#TheWorldHasTurnedUpsideDown is an illustrated story that helps children make sense of the changes. This story was… https://t.co/KuJNxlvNArPersonal protective equipment (PPE) such as face masks will be another novel factor to some children, especially if… https://t.co/siG45LgQub
6/18
2020
We hope you're enjoying reading #TheWorldHasTurnedUpsideDown. Our ambassador @jonsnowC4 has lent his voice to a ver… https://t.co/qrCj9zc8QJWe have lots of legal support information around education and disability. For further advice and guidance on spe… https://t.co/RAELEoP7va‍We're proud that @AmbitiousAutism has recently joined the #SkillsBuilder Partnership! A national charity for youn… https://t.co/6RAcZsAFJI
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutismA children's storybook supporting families affected by autism during lockdown is now available for free download.… https://t.co/pxPQIIoSoD
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutismFind out more about @AmbitiousAutism and their work here: https://t.co/jrzrUFkvJO (3/3)
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutism…by the Youth Patrons on our website: https://t.co/Kr6GpnG83V. #WeShallNotBeRemoved #EndAbleism #MuseumFromHome (2/3)
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutismWe'd like to shout out to @AmbitiousAutism today. We worked with their outstanding Youth Patrons to create resource… https://t.co/WLPmotlFM1
Retweeted by AmbitiousAboutAutism“It is great to be able to engage into a conversation with other people. I also feel very proud to be useful and be… https://t.co/0ZkcNep1t9Coronavirus is a new illness. It can make people a little bit unwell or very unwell. Some people might go to hospit… https://t.co/Yr0y6WKumt
6/17
2020

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