Autism is one of those words that people have heard but very few understand. Get information on Autism, support with diagnosis to the health teams that can help and how to contact them.
With treatment and therapy can Autism be cured? Whether it can or not, get information on various approaches that can help, where to get further information and find local practitioners
Mainstream school, specialist school, 1-1 support and residential. What are the options? Get information on statements, LEA’s, school settings, who can help and how to contact them
You are not alone. So who can help? Get information on what support there is in your area, local groups that meet and support forums online.
Independence is a right and a freedom for everyone, at least at whatever level is achievable and appropriate. Get information on supported living, residential care and respite, what’s available and where to get further information.
A special needs child comes with more expenses too. So what’s available to help you? Get information on what financial help is available, legal issues to consider and who can help.
Want a holiday or just some fun and time out? Get information and find places that understand autism, where to go and how to get support when you get there
If only other people understood!. Get information on autism friendly businesses from hairdressers and dentists to shoe shops and restaurants who are autism aware and willing to learn to be able to serve you better.
Charities big and small across the UK are around to help autism families and individuals. Get information on national and local charities, other non-profit organisations and social enterprises that exist to meet a need and support you.
Practical help and information is everywhere if we can find it. Get information from the many autism and autism related magazines and books, how to subscribe and get hold of a copy too.
From research into causes, cures, and wider aspects to understand more about autism.Get information on the research projects being carried out and the universities and organisations undertaking them.