Playing sports

In January a small team of AfA participated at the 1st ASEAN Autism Friendship Games in Laguna,Philippines, 14-15 January 2016. Our 3 participants came back with 3 medals: Weston won gold in bowling under 13 years, Marcel and Alex won silver in bowling over 13 years and 50 m running under 13 years respectively. In […]

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Urgent call for support

Dear friends, AfA has been invited to participate at the 3rd AAN Congress in January in Laguna, Philippines. We would like to send 4 of our kids to participate at the sports and arts events planned during that congress and ensure proper guidance by parents and teachers/trainer during that time. But our budget is limited. […]

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Ein Monat für Autismus

Ein ereignisreicher und anstrengender Monat liegt hinter uns. Ist für uns jeder Tag ein Autismus-Tag so ist doch der April besonders. Die UNO hat den 2. April zum Welt-Autismus-Tag (World Autism Awareness Day) erklärt und in vielen Ländern werden den ganzen April hindurch besondere Aktivitäten organisiert. So auch in Laos in diesem Jahr. Am 2. […]

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Busy weekend

Last weekend (07.-08.05.11) we were busy exchanging views and experiences with our colleagues from Thailand. A delegation of the Thai Association of Parents of Thai Persons with Autism headed by its president Mr. Chusak Janthayanond and representatives form Khum Poom Foundation, Autistic Thai Foundation as well as special education centes from Thailand visited the Vientiane […]

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Moving forward to WAAD

Since weeks parents of children with autism in Vientiane are busy preparing the “Walk for Autism” on World Autism Awareness Day on 2nd April 2011. We will have a quite small celebration at Vientiane Autism Center with a short symbolic walk, a culture show of our kids and joint games and fun of children with […]

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