This is Jeanette Purkis's radio show where she and invited guests talk about all things Autism. Jeanette is an Autistic author, advocate and public speaker and is passionate about empowering people on the Autism spectrum to live fulfilled and positive lives. Jeanette is a keen advocate for inclusion and appropriate support for people with Autism spectrum conditions in such areas as employment, education, parentling and access to health services.
This week, Jeanette will be talking to passionate Autism advocate Ben Wilshire. Ben works in community services as an Ability Links Linker; working with people with disability to help them become more confident, working alongside them to achieve their goals by building new networks and accessing support and services in their local community and supportign the community to become more inclusive. Ben will be talking with Jeanette about employment and Autism. Here is a link to Ben's blog about Autism advcaocy: http://bensaspieblog.blogspot.com.au/.