Social Communication & Autism Spectrum Service - resources

Below is a listed of resources relevant to supporting a young person diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Here is some information about autism that we have compiled for parents whose child or young person has recently been diagnosed. We hope you find it helpful.

Post-diagnosis assessment information pack for parents

Charities and organisations

National Autistic Society (NAS)

The NAS is UK’s leading charity for autistic people (including those with Asperger syndrome) and their families. They provide information, support and pioneering services, and campaign for a better world for autistic people.

Ambitious about Autism What is autism? Young people explain

Autism Education Trust (AET)

The AET is a partnership focused on improving the education of children and young people with autism. The AET develops and delivers a range of training and materials to assist children and young people with autism in educational settings.