In each edition of Reach Out, we publish the collective wisdom of TSC families from around Australia on a particular topic in a section called ‘Just between us’. This article on Autism was published in the November 2013 edition of … Read More
A recording of the TS Alliance’s August 6, 2013 Research Webinar, “Mental Health Research in TSC: Recent Developments and What the Future May Hold,” presented by Dr. Shafali Spurling Jeste, Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at the UCLA Center for Autism … Read More
The Anne McDonald Centre provides services to people who are unable to talk, or to talk clearly, as a result of conditions such as cerebral palsy, strokes, acquired brain damage, autism, Down syndrome, or intellectual impairment – anyone whose speech … Read More
Autism New Zealand provides support, training, advocacy, resources and information on Autism Spectrum disorders including Aspergers Syndrome. Services include conferences, telephone support and advocacy.
Autism Tasmania is the peak body and representative voice for the autism community in Tasmania. Services include an autism advisor and early days workshops for parents.
Autism South Australia delivers specialised services and promotes community awareness to facilitate an inclusive community that values individuals and families living with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. Services include an info line, resource centre and early days workshops.
Autism Northern Territory is the peak body for autism spectrum disorders in the Territory. They offer support and information to those who are living and working with autism spectrum disorders as well as the general public throughout the Northern Territory. … Read More
Autism QLD provides a range of specialised services and support for people of all ages living with Autism and their families throughout Queensland.
This website includes information about autism, services available in all parts of Australia and government funding of autism services.
This funding package can be for up to $12,000 per child under 6 and can include early intervention, playgroups and family workshops. Note that children diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome and pervasive developmental disorder – not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS) may also … Read More