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Support Workers Needed, Newcastle, Co Down

Autism Initiatives Closing date: 7 March 2017 Looking for a new challenge in 2017? Think you have the right skills to support a person with Autism? Interested in career development and support from Investors in People organisation? Then perhaps you are the unique needle in a haystack that we are looking…

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Down Arts Centre Lights Up Blue For Autism Awareness Month

Down District Council celebrated World Autism Awareness Month this week by participating in Autism NI’s ‘Light It Up Blue’ campaign. The Down Arts Centre which was ‘lit up’ in blue lights joins iconic landmarks throughout the UK and the rest of the world, including Trafalgar Square, Sydney Opera House, the…

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The History of St John’s Point Lighthouse – In Aid Of Autism NI

A very interesting talk on St John’s Lighthouse beckons the people of County Down to Newcastle. On Monday 3 February 2014, a Down District Council sports’ officer, Pat Power in association with Autism NI, will be presenting “The History of St John’s Point Lighthouse and the SS Great Britain“. This…

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World Lights Up Blue For Autism Awareness Month

DOWN District Council celebrated World Autism Awareness Month tonight  (Monday 8 April)  by participating in Autism NI’s ‘Light It Up Blue’ campaign. The Downshire Civic Centre which was ‘lit up’ in blue lights joins iconic landmarks throughout the UK and the rest of the world, including Trafalgar Square, Sydney Opera House,…

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