Because only together we can

Links to various peer-reviewed resources

Autism Education Trust

The educational arm of the National Autistic Society & a useful resource

Autism Passport

Very useful downloadable resource explaining from Autism East Midlands to prospective employers potential problems.

Meltdown Tracker

An excellent resource from Morgan Salisbury explaining the issues surrounding "Meltdowns"

Stella Waterhouse

Prolific UK author, international broadcaster, in-demand lecturer - our "go-to" expert

Autism decoded

Series of incredibly useful free downloads and MP3 audio files.

SEND Advice

Independent Parental Special Education Advice (known as IPSEA) is a registered charity. IPSEA offers free and independent legally based information, advice to help get the right education for children and young people

Autism Passport press release

Explanation of the methodology used in the passport

Leicestershire Autistic Society

Over 500 families in Leicestershire as a support group chaired by the inspirational and indefatigible Jenny Cornwall

GP Factsheet

A factsheet produced by Leicestershire NHS Trust for you to give to your GP who may know nothing about autism

Touchpoints

NEW STUDY ON CHILDREN WITH AUTISM AND DEVELOPMENTAL DELAYS SHOW TOUCHPOINTS WEARABLE DEVICES REDUCED 72% OF DISRUPTIVE AND SELF-HARMING BEHAVIORS

Autism Friendly Directory

A directory of various holiday venues, house swaps, sensory friendly activity and events in a variety of countries. Don't miss our blog easing air-travel with autistic children

Disability Confident

This DWP toolkit is to support awareness and understanding of Autism Spectrum Conditions and providing practical guidance for supporting people who have neurodiverse conditions into employment.

National Autistic Society

The national body representing the interests of those on the autistic spectrum

Paul Isaacs

Freelance autistic, speaker, trainer, consultant, author and artist.

Brain-in-Hand

Living with autism, a mental health condition or learning difficulty can lead to problems making decisions, controlling emotions and appropriate behaviour. Brain in Hand is an on demand support system giving people access to detailed personalised support from their smartphone, putting the individual in control.

15 resilience tips in a melt-down

Doing whatever it takes to make life easier for special needs families and the staff who work with them

Careers & Guidance for SEND

Face-to-face careers guidance is generally quite limited, with many schools only providing online, email and phone support. But if you have a disability, learning difficulty or health condition, you should be able to get at least three sessions of face-to-face advice.

Kooth

Online mental health counselling for young adults. More than 1,500 children and young people across the country login to Kooth every day.

Asperger Experts

Real Help & Support: Guidance, Best Practices, Insight & Communities, Created By People With Asperger's

Two become one forever

Uneepi is an autism dating site. Whether you're looking for a boyfriend/girlfriend, bestfriend or something in between, we want to help. Uneepi is designed to support those on the autism spectrum that want to pursue relationships and better themselves.

Work With Me

Scope and Virgin Media have developed a guide to provide practical advice to help attract and retain disabled people in the workplace.

Caldwell Autism Foundation

An excellent film resource explaining many of the aspects surrounding autism

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