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Autism

This guide can help if you or someone you care about is autistic or might be autistic.

What is autism?

Find out what autism is, how it affects people and what causes it.

Getting diagnosed

Find out how to get diagnosed with autism and how a diagnosis can be helpful.

Autism and everyday life

Find information and advice about living as an autistic person or caring for an autistic child.

Newly diagnosed: things to help

Information and advice to help you if you or your child have recently been diagnosed with autism.

Where to get support

Find out where you can get support if you or your child are autistic.

Easy read information and videos

Get information on lots of things about autism in an easy read format or video if you have a learning disability.

Other conditions that affect autistic people

Find out about some of the conditions that often affect autistic people, such as ADHD and learning disabilities.