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Advice and Guidance

Autistic people and family members participate in every aspect of Irish life – from accessing education and healthcare through to securing employment and participating in the community. Navigating your rights, possible supports and relevant information can be challenging. It can be difficult to know where to go for information on advice or even where to start. In this section, we aim to provide you with a central portal of practical information and guidance on all aspects of life. Browse the sections below to find information relevant to you at this time…    

Education

At the core of meaningful empowerment is meaningful education. Bunreacht na hÉireann guarantees an education to each and every Irish citizen, regardless of their personal

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Benefits & Entitlements

We outlined the Benefits and Entitlements for families with children with Autism in the Parents and Family Members Section of the site. Here we want

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autism laws

Autism & the Law

There are no laws in Ireland which explicitly include ‘autism’ in their titles or content as of yet. However, there are still several important pieces

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AsIAm and COVID-19

The Coronavirus has brought new challenges to everyone in Irish society and AsIAm is no different. For the safety of our staff and our community,

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