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Success! CareTrade is now an approved Special Post-16 Institution

CareTrade are pleased to announce their successful application to the Section 41 Secretary of State approved list. Section 41 of the Children and Families Act 2014 allows the Secretary of State to publish a list of approved independent educational institutions, independent schools and special post-16 institutions. CareTrade as of August 31st will be categorised and published as […]

CareTrade autism awareness training at Axcis

Our Employment Opportunities Co-ordinator Demelza recently delivered an autism awareness session for Axcis and received some lovely feedback in their blog! “I found it a refreshing reminder that we need to be aware of everyone’s needs in the workplace and to be mindful that small changes in our working life can have big positive impacts on someone else’s.” […]

Apply for a place on one of our employment projects 2017!

CareTrade are now accepting applications for their 2017 employment programmes for young adults with autism. CareTrade believes passionately that all young people should be given the opportunity to reach their potential and lead fulfilling lives. Just 15% of adults with autism are in employment – its our mission to change this. One of the ways we […]

The Autism Project term dates

Our term dates for 2017-18 have just been made available online. Please click here to find out more about The Autism project and our application process. Term dates 2016-17  Term dates 2017-18

Autism and Mental Health

Do you, or somebody you know, suffer from anxiety, depression or other mental health issues? Please follow the link below to access a free counselling service for Lambeth and Southwark residents, provided by Mind. Counselling / Psychotherapy  

CareTrade Information Session

CareTrade Information Session this April! We will be holding an information session on the morning of Friday 28th April from 10.30am-12.30pm. This will be a chance to find out about our employment projects, meet our staff and also current and past students. The session will be particularly useful for Social Workers and professionals in Transition […]

Please support CareTrade

Please follow the link below and help CareTrade reach our target of raising £2,000 this October to help young Londoners with autism to move towards and into employment. Donate £10 today and we will receive £20. More with Gift Aid.    https://localgiving.org/donation/caretradeuk This is a limited offer from localgiving so please act today. Over 50% […]

World Autism Awareness Week

Thanks to our volunteers, donors and hosts for supporting CareTrade during World Autism Awareness Week! We were based in the following locations: Monday 4th April – 10am-4pm  Guy’s Hospital, Main Reception Tuesday 5th April – 10am-3:30pm  St. Thomas’ Hospital, Bird Corridor Thursday 7th April – 10am-3pm  Barclays Canary Wharf, Barclays Churchill Pl, Atrium on Level 24 Monday 11th April- […]