Summer holiday hours 2018

At The Yard Edinburgh, we operate our summer opening hours from Monday 2 July until Tuesday 14 August.Read more

The Yard scoops mansion-sized cheque

Generous homeowner Donna Pirie donated £50,725 from her Win a Mansion for Christmas competition to The Yard.Read more

Meet Donald, an inspiring volunteer

This Volunteers' Week we are celebrating our amazing volunteers like Donald.Read more

Stephen's Wales in a day challenge

I remember looking at the route, seeing how many calories I would burn and thought "Wow, imagine what I could eat, guilt-free, for that!"Read more

Global make lots of noise for The Yard

We were absolutely over the moon to be gifted an amazing £81,700 from Global's Make Some Noise to help fund our family sessions.Read more

Team takes on Tough Mudder for The Yard

Kayleigh and her colleagues from Kleboe Jardine are taking on the mammoth challenge of Tough Mudder to raise funds for The Yard.Read more

How we support the whole family

"The Yard has supported the boys to make friends and build social skills that I feel they wouldn’t have been able to achieve if I hadn't made the effort to come back."Read more

Run it Ralf to the rescue!

Superstar fundraiser Jay takes on a new challenge this year, spurred on by his two boys who both have ASD.Read more

A dad's view on diagnosis

Dundee dad Michael shares his experience of son Liam's autism diagnosis.Read more

Liam's life saver

"I am still learning every day about autism 21 years on. It’s such a complex condition and no two autistic people are the same."Read more

Luke's story - ASD and The Yard

"With Luke's diagnosis, I felt that learning about autism empowered me. If I could gain knowledge about his condition, I could learn to understand why he does what he does."Read more

What do you know about autism?

"Autism is invisible at times but it’s real. My child is not naughty; my child is beautifully different."Read more

Why inclusion matters

"The more visible people with Down's syndrome are ... the more they will be given the recognition and acceptance that they so richly deserve."Read more

Down's Syndrome Awareness Day

"I am glad that our lives are totally different to how I imagined when I was in the hospital, reeling from a postnatal diagnosis."Read more