For comments and recommendations about the draft Scottish Borders Autism Strategy and delivery plan.
- during development of the draft strategy, a total of four workshops were held, two for adults and two for children and young people
- in addition, 180 responses via questionnaire were received, 10 of these were responses to easy read questionnaires
- an additional 12 responses were received regarding the final draft version with 4 of these being easy read versions
The strategy and delivery plan were developed, taking all comments and recommendations into account. The final strategy was approved by the integrated joint board in November 2014 and launched on 30 April 2015 at an event in the Volunteer Hall which was attended by over 100 people. Read the final autism strategy.