January 31, 2020

Women and Girls professional resources

Scottish Autism has launched a series of resources and animations developed from information collected through an online questionnaire, focus groups, interviews with individual practitioners and autistic […]
January 28, 2020

SWAN founder awarded an OBE

SWANs are delighted that our founder Dr Catriona Stewart was awarded an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the New Year’s Honours […]
January 28, 2020

New funding awarded to SWAN

SWAN is one of 9 charities and organisations awarded funding under the new Scottish Government’s Improving Understanding of Autism campaign. The campaign is aiming to dispel […]
October 1, 2019
SWAN poster

SWAN poster

September 4, 2019

BBCScotNine recording

August 27, 2019

Reframe Your Thinking Around Autism: a book review

I had a strong personal reaction to this book. As a result this cannot be an academic, impartial review; what I have tried to do is […]
June 23, 2019

Peer mentoring for autistic females

May 8, 2019
woman in the forest

Shelter amid the trees

Article in the Herald Scotland Read this article in the Herald about our outdoor workshops, organised by SWAN and Scottish Forestry which aim to give participants […]
July 7, 2018

Head above the Parapet

SWAN wins Scottish Social Services Award We arrived in Edinburgh from 6 different parts of Scotland all united by our pride in our identites as autistic […]
July 7, 2018

Scottish Social Services Award for SWAN

Head above the parapet award The recent nomination for the Scottish Social Services Awards held in the beautiful Mansfield Traquair in Edinburgh, was without a doubt […]