About

ABOUT US

Caleidoscope CIC is not for profit community organisation  ( Reg.Number: 12219552) supporting families with autistic children. We offer individual support, training for parents, carers and professionals as well as inclusive classes for children

such as Art and Lego.

We offer professionalism in relaxed,

non judgmental environment.

Our mission is to break the stigma of autism, raise awareness and promote social inclusion.


MEET THE TEAM

Ola Malanska

Founder, executive director

Autism consultant, SEN teacher, trained in many approaches, involved in research and a MUM.

Jenny Medcalf

non-executive director

Bid writer, fantastic support and adviser on policies and fundraising. 

Julie Norburn

non-executive director

Director of ART4Space, passionate about mental health. 

Debbie Hickson

trustee

Nursery manager, passionate about SEND, MUM.

Linda Smith

trustee

Former Family Centre Manager, Mental Wellbeing Lead.

Nicky Radford

trustee

CAMHS social worker, MUM.

Leah 

volunteer

Patient, understanding, full of giggles, on autism spectrum.

Lucy

volunteer

Ambitious, enthusiastic, loved by children, on autism spectrum. 

Sophie

volunteer

Interested in psychology, language development, involved in research.

Our Patrons

Anna Kennedy OBE

patron

Educator who has worked to provide an improved education and other facilities for children with autism spectrum disorders. In pursuing support for these children, Anna has established two schools, a college, a respite home. Mum of two autistic boys, CEO of Anna Kennedy  Autism Charity.

Chris Botten

Patron

Surrey County Council Concillor, passionate about education and SEND.

Our funders and partners