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Callum Completes His Thirteen 3000+ foot Peaks in Snowdonia Fundraiser

During a period of 3 days in early July Callum and Ross Gilroy scaled all 13 peaks in Snowdonia starting with Snowdon on Sunday and continuing over the Elidirs and Carneddau. Thus far they have collected £1845 towards the Youth … Continue reading

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Callum’s Thirteen 3000 foot Peaks in Snowdonia Fundraiser

I am climbing the 13 highest peaks in Snowdonia for GAAASG because I want to help the GAAASG Youth Club. I have heard that the funding for the youth club has been cut back and I would like to raise … Continue reading

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Annual Conference 2014

This year’s conference held at Plas Menai on Friday 21st November, with an excellent lunch and very interesting and informative talks from the speakers, was attended by almost 50 people, including 23 members. Mark Isherwood, Assembly Member for North Wales … Continue reading

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Brother and sister swim in Porthmadog to raise funds

At our monthly meeting on Tuesday night Shaynna Vidamour and her brother Keegen Vidamour were presented with certificates by the Vice Chairperson, Caren Williams, to show the Group’s appreciation for the massive task they took on to swim the equivalent … Continue reading

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Annual Conference 2014

Annual Conference 2014 Plas Menai, Griffiths Crossing, Friday 21 November Guest Speakers: – Mark Isherwood AM (Chair of Cross Party Autism Group) – Dr Glenys Jones, Birmingham University – Mr Geoff Evans, Options Group Please can you confirm your attendance … Continue reading

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Three Peaks Fundraiser

Three Peaks Fundraiser Callum Gilroy receiving Certificates of Achievement following his three peaks walks when he raised over £2,500 for the Group Youth Club.   A Certificate was presented by Medwen Rowlands, Group Secretary on behalf of the Group and … Continue reading

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Young siblings to tackle 25-mile swim for charity

11 September 2014 A BROTHER and sister duo from Porthmadog will be attempting to complete a 25- mile swim to raise money for charities close to their heart. Nine-year-old Shaynna and her seven-year-old brother Keegan Bi-damour will be completing the … Continue reading

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Bangor Rotary County Fair

The Group attended at the above event on Sunday 3rd August and set up a ‘Tombola’ stall where everyone who paid £1 received a prize. The group raised just over £200 with contributions. Some photos of the stall and helpers … Continue reading

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Callum’s Sponsored Mountain Climb

The Gwynedd and Anglesey Autism and Aspergers Support Group (http://www.asperger-autismsupport.org.uk/ ) is a registered charity who in particular run a youth club for children with Aspergers, Autism, Dyspraxia as well as summer activities. I understand that the charity was lottery … Continue reading

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Annual Sponsored Walk

Our Annual Sponsored Walk will take place on Sunday 20 July, 2014, commencing at 10.30am.  This year we will walk around Parc Menai/Vaynol Estate in Bangor. A Sponsor Form can be downloaded HERE, please ensure it is fully completed with … Continue reading

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Fund Raiser

Once again, Duncan Gilroy is organizing a fundraising event to raise money for the Group.  This will take place on the 2 July 2014 and they will climb the 3 highest peaks in Britain.  A JustGiving page has been opened … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting Thursday 1 May 2014 Plas Menai Water Sports Centre

Dear All. The Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, 1 May 2014 at Plas Menai Water Sports Centre, Griffiths Crossing, Nr Caernarfon at 6.30pm and I hope that all members will make every effort to attend. The Guest … Continue reading

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The Adult Social Group Bowling Tuesday 29 April 2014

The Adult Social Group will be bowling at the Llandudno Indoor Bowling Centre on Tuesday 29 April 2014. Read More Here.

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24 Hour Ski Marathon Fund Raiser (With Pictures)

24 Hour Ski Marathon Fund Raiser in France Parents and friends of members of our group took part in a ’24 Hour Ski Marathon’ fund raiser for the group. Thank you to the below for your donations Hogans – £500 … Continue reading

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24 Hour Ski Challenge – Group Fundraiser

24 Hour Ski Challenge Fundraiser Duncan Gilroy, a member of our Group, has kindly offered to raise money for the Group by taking part in a 24 hour ski challenge in France on the 24 March 2014. He has opened … Continue reading

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Adult Asperger’s Social Group

ASPERGER SOCIAL GROUP WHAT?: ASPERGER SOCIAL GROUP VENUE: The Greenhouse, 1 Trevelyan Terrace, High Street, Bangor, LL57 1AX TIME & DATE: 7pm Tuesday 21 January 2014 ACTIVITY: Presentation by our friend and fellow member Mitch who will give a talk … Continue reading

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Adult Asperger’s Social Group Photographic Competition

Adult Asperger’s Social Group Photographic Competition Members of the Group took part in a competition suggested by themselves where Competitors were asked to submit photographs taken in 2013 under the following categories: (a) Best Nature photograph (includes flora and fauna)judged … Continue reading

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NICE Guides

early_support_-_ASD_English guide_for_parents_and_carers quick_reference_guide The Welsh Government have issued copies of the NICE guidelines for both children and adults with ASD. Please click onto the links.NICE_Guidelines_Adults_with_ASD (1)

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(Cymraeg) GRWP CYMDEITHASU OEDOLION

The Gwynedd & Anglsey Asperger/Autism Support Group have taken on the responsibility of running the above group following the ceasing of funding for the NAS. The first meeting will be held on Monday 17 September 2012 with visit to Glasfryn … Continue reading

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(Cymraeg) Ymweliad a Gelli Gyffwrdd

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