Galaxies of Neurons Firing



Assistant Producer 

Amanda Emmerson

Community Champions 
Toni-Dee Paul & Lucy Jackson 


Graphic Designer
Lucy Grainge 


Abbey Lam

Sound Designer 

Charlotte Barber


Abbey Lam

Louise Croombs

Tiffany Leung

Josh Wilkinson

Information writing mentors
Anne Bradbury & Emily Richardson  

A thank-you note from Ali Wilson, director of Every Brain:

This guide could not have been produced with the support, love and guidance from many people and organisations across the UK. 


Every Brain would like to thank:

- The creative team behind Galaxies of Neurons Firing, for everything

- The neurodivergent consultants who contributed ideas, experiences and dreams for the future

- Featured artists in this guide, for sharing their words 

- Everyone and anyone who has RTd, shared, and spread the word about this project

- Arts Council England, for core funding

- Contact, for seed funding, hosting the launch and many forms of in-kind support

- Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester International Festival, The Lowry and HOME, for seed funding and encouragement

- Kai Syng Tan, for inspiring neurodivergent leadership and always offering generous guidance 

- ThickSkin, for in-kind PR support 

- Create Access, for encouragement and hosting brilliant engagement activity 

- Neurodivergent people across the world for learning, reflecting, sharing, teaching, giving and loving


And to you, the reader, for being part of our journey.