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, parenting and access to health services.
This week Jeanette will be speaking with artist and blogger Dawn-Joy Leong about life, art, writing and the importance of those wonderful furry folks who spend their lives making us feel better with their unconditional lov. Dawn-Joy has an amazing canine angel called Lucy and Jeanette has a little black kitty called Ronnie. This show will explore the bond between Autistic people and their furry friends as well as looking at the importance of creativity and expression.