Team Aspie is a community group based in the heart of Mid Ulster, specifically for children and young people with Aspergers/autism and their families.
Their motto is “teamwork makes the dream work” delivering it in everything they do.
The non profit organisation is specifically for 11-18 year-olds with Aspergers, a form of autism.
Members participate in many activities - various creative workshops, cooking schools, surfing schools, fun runs, drama, computer coding and accredited courses like First Aid to name but a few. They also have quiz nights, host fundraisers, hold social skills workshops and career and information nights for the kids and parents.
In addition to this, they provide advice and a signposting service to those needing support.
The main aim is to help the members and their parents to accept and celebrate their Aspergers/autism and build a support network.
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