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The walk for autism took place last Friday 12th April in Point Fortin. Members from different areas of Trinidad joined in the walk as well as community groups from Point Fortin. At the end of the walk there was a function at the Chin Kit Park with speeches and entertainment.   Read More ...

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President’s address for the commemoration of World Autism Day 2nd April THEME: Embracing Neurodiversity and Assistive Technologies On behalf of our families I wish to congratulate the team of athletes who recently returned to T&T from the Special Olympics held in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. 57 medals,   Read More ...

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  On Sunday 3rd December, the Autistic Society of Trinidad and Tobago (ASTT) observed the United Nation’s International Day for Persons with Disabilities with its Annual Christmas Party for some three hundred members, friends and volunteers at Autism Place, D’Abadie. Despite the rainy weather, children and adults on the autism spectrum, and their   Read More ...

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Veg Out (located on the campus of the University of the West Indies) donated again the proceeds of their profanity jar to ASTT along with gifts from friends and family who included Rose, Ornella and Khristin from Caribbean Toyland, Anjana and Sherene from the Ministry of Community, Culture and the Arts and   Read More ...

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  “As a society, we have a moral responsibility to ensure that those who are marginalized, those who do not have a voice and those who are weak are fully integrated into our society.” – Her Excellency Reema Carmona, First Lady of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, during her   Read More ...

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On Friday 17th February, Mrs. Joy Valdez, a retired teacher and volunteer at the Autistic Society of Trinidad and Tobago (ASTT), launched her latest publication, We Live and Love Too- Meet Some Persons with Autism. Her work features a collection of personal stories told from the perspective of people with   Read More ...

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Photos from ASTT’s Sensory Friendly Divali Celebrations which took place on Saturday October 22nd at Autism Place.

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