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Autism and everyday life

How to help your child with day to day life

Advice about what you can do to help your child with things like communication, anxiety, eating and sleeping.

How to help with your child's behaviour

Tips to help with autistic behaviours like stimming and meltdowns.

Help for families of autistic people

Find out how caring for an autistic child can affect you and your family, and what help is available.

Advice about school

Advice about choosing a school for an autistic child, getting support in a normal school and helping your child cope with school.

Changing from child to adult care

Find out about what happens to an autistic child's care when they become an adult.

Fake and harmful autism 'treatments'

Find out about so-called "treatments" or "cures" for autism that do not work and can be harmful.

Advice about medicines and medical appointments

Advice about how to make medical appointments and taking medicines less stressful if you or your child are autistic.