Schools and education

Support groups and contacts for children with Autism

Come along to our 'drop in' sessions and meet other parents and carers of children and young people with Autism and Asperger Syndrome.

We offer access to symbol software, a colour printer and laminator, with opportunities to make resources at various venues.

For more information, contact:

Volunteer Parent Support

Get one-to-one support from trained volunteers through our Volunteer Parent Support if a child or young person in your family has a disability or additional needs.

York Inspirational Kids

Join York Inspirational Kids, a support group for families and carers of children with disabilities and additional needs.

There's a specific group for families with children with Autism ('Ausome Kids').

Activity groups for children with Autism

There are many activities for children and young people with Autism and Asperger Syndrome in York, including:

Disabled Children's Charter

We've signed the national Disabled Children's Charter.

YorOK has developed a local charter which sets out how those working with children, young people and families commit to improve outcomes for disabled children in York.

Also see

Special Educational Needs Services

West Offices, Station Rise, York, YO1 6GA

Telephone: 01904 554320