Terry Rutherford

Hello my name is Terry and I am a Citizenship Leader in the North East and North Cumbria at Inclusion North.


My Experience


I have 2 adult sons with autism and over 20 years of knowledge and experience from courses and meetings about autism, disability and learning disability.

I’ve been a member of the Advisory Council for Inclusion North and IHaL (Improving Health and Lives.) for nearly 10 years and a Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Expert Adviser for over 6 years having attended over 160 CTR’s.


My Skills and Knowledge


  • Media and Communications.Parental and Family Support.
  • Partners in Policymaking.
  • The Listening Programme.
  • Delivering sensory awareness workshops.


What is important to me


Using my skills, contacts and knowledge to help others to find solutions to their problems.

Family and community values.


What people say about me


If I don’t know the answer then I’ll do my best to find someone who does.

If I can’t help then I’ll do my best to find someone who can.


I Enjoy


I like to travel around the UK attending meetings, training and meeting people that help me to help others.

I enjoy photography, digital editing and also developing disability insight and awareness workshops.


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