The Autistic Strategies Network is a collaborative initiative by autistic people to optimise autism individually and in society.
“Optimising autism” means making autism work as well as possible.
We make mistakes and learn along the way. We invite you to join our journey.
Resources for a meeting with academics on autism awareness and training.
Some schools in the Western Cape are allegedly coercing parents into drugging their disabled children.
Communication is a human right.
Listen to as many autistic people as possible.
This article is based on an August 2021 interview by Margaret Waweru-Kihara of Netplus with Nairobi-based autistic activist Karen Muriuki.
Some of our past events
We’ve been involved in workshops, conferences and social initiatives for several years.
The Autistic Health Seminar 2018 was the first learning event for health professionals presented entirely by autistic people. Here’s what was on the agenda.
We also played a key role in the Spelling to Communicate workshops for non-speaking autists in South Africa in 2017-2018. Some of these non-speakers already have their own blogs. Here’s one…