European Council of Autistic People founded in October 2019

The European Council of Autistic People (EUCAP) is an umbrella organisation that brings together autistic people from across Europe. EUCAP was founded on October 6, 2019 in a meeting in Amsterdam, after more than two years of preparation.
At EUCAP member organisations, the majority of members and decision-makers are autistic.
Image: Group photo of some of the participants at the founding meeting. From left to right: Michal Roškaňuk, Czechia, Petra Geurts, Netherlands, Rainer Döhle, Germany, Heta Pukki, Finland, Vojtěch Bartošík, Czechia, Silke Rudolph, Denmark, Diederik Weve, Netherlands, Alistair de Gaetano, Malta.