Information for families

Give Autistic people the #SameChance this World Autism Month

Many people’s first experience of autism is through their family. Whether it’s their child, grandchild or sibling, having someone close to you who is autistic is a strong motivator to learn more about autism.

We all want to create a safe and nurturing environment for our family, and being informed about autism and its common characteristics will equip you with the tools to connect with autistic family members in a way which acknowledges their own unique access needs.

Below you will find more detailed advice and information for family members of autistic people.

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