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Asperger’s advice & information

For more advice and support on Asperger’s and other forms of autism, contact the following organisations:

The National Autistic Society

The UK’s leading charity for people affected by autism. It provides information, advice, advocacy, training and support for individuals and their families.
www.autism.org.uk

The Asperger’s Syndrome Foundation

Is a small Registered Charity based in London. Founded and currently chaired by Beatrice Buisseret, it was established in 2002 with the support of parents whose sons/daughters have Asperger’s Syndrome.
www.aspergerfoundation.org.uk

NHS

For an NHS over view of autistic spectrum disorders www.nhs.uk/conditions/autistic-spectrum-disorder/Pages/Introduction.aspx

BBC Health

Asperger’s information from the BBC website http://www.bbc.co.uk/health/conditions/autism2.shtml

Contact a Family

Contact a Family is a registered charity that provides support, advice and information for families with disabled children, no matter what their condition or disability. This is a useful resource for families of people with dyslexia, dyspraxia, Asperger’s and ADHD. Contact a Family can put families of people with difficulties in touch with each other.
http://www.cafamily.org.uk

Local support groups

To find local support groups in your area visit
www.autism.org.uk/branches

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