Autism & Aspergers Syndrome
NHS information on ASD – autism spectrum disorder.
The National Autistic Society – NAS
The NAS provide information, support and services to autistic people and their families and carers.
Information on getting a diagnosis of autism for children, young people and adults.
NAS Employment Service
NAS assist with employment and training service for people with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Child Autism UK
Support for parents after their child has been diagnosed.
Helpline: 01344 882248 (lines open Monday – Friday 2pm - 4pm)
Ambitious About Autism
Run specialist education services and employment programmes while working to create a future where every autistic child and young person can be themselves and realise their ambitions.
Offering advice to both concerned parents and anyone who’s child has recently been diagnosed as Autistic.
Parents Helpline: 0808 802 5544 (lines open Monday – Friday 9.30am – 4pm)
Cedar Foundation – Northern Ireland
Supporting individuals and families living with learning disability, autism and brain injury to love the lives they choose..
The Asperger’s Syndrome Foundation
Information on Asperger Syndrome.
Services for people with learning disabilities and autism.
Information about chartered psychologists.