"I'm passionate about helping others"

From a background in community engagement for SureStart, 31-year-old Jonny Martin hadn’t supported people with autism before. But after five years with the North East Autism Society he says the rewards far outweigh the challenges. Read more

"I really feel part of something"

Rewal Jagpal, aged 63, from Newcastle began working for the Society in 2004 within our residential care services, first with children and now in an adult home. Read more

"I’ve helped someone have a better life"

Originally from Zimbabwe, 40-year-old Tawa Zengeni tells us about how he started his career at NE-AS as a Care Support Worker and now manages a residential home. Read more

"It's more than a job to me"

With more than a decade under her belt working for the North East Autism Society, ‘bubbly’ Senior Support Worker, Prisca Mariwo, tells us more about herself. Read more