Autism Spectrum conditions – Support Groups
Being able to share your experiences with other people in a similar situation can be a tremendous comfort for many parents. There are a number of support groups in Hampshire. Many are listed on this site - try searching by a simple key word or…
Supporting children with autism into adulthood
For a teenager who has autism, growing up to become an adult with autism may have extra, unique challenges beyond those commonly faced by other teens.
Families of children with autism will also have to adapt to the changes that being an independent adult with…
A parent's guide to autism
Parents often feel relieved when they finally receive a diagnosis of autism, because they have an explanation for their child's unusual behaviour.
Receiving a diagnosis may come as a great shock, and it can take a while to accept what you're being told. Try to…