April 1st - 7th is Autism Awareness week. Andover and District Autism ambassadors Sain Cullup and Lee Roberts are raising funds for The National Autistic Society by holding a cake sale on Tuesday 9th April at Duke's Cafe.
75% of Proceeds will go to the National Autistic Society.
25% of Proceeds will go to Dukes Café for their support in holding the bake sale.
The National Autistic Society state on their website
"We’ve come a long way in raising awareness about autism but there's still more to be done. We need the public’s support to raise vital funds to continue running campaigns and influencing government decision making, training and sharing knowledge with professionals working with autistic people"
Awareness and support of people with Autism are growing. The Odeon cinema holds autism-friendly screening once a month. Details are on their website.
Funds raised will help provide services such as The Autism Helpline. The helpline is an enquiry service provides impartial, confidential information along with advice and support for autistic people and their families and carers.
Come along and help us support people with autism. Duke's cafe is open from 12.00 -14.00 pm at The Wellington Centre.