IDENTIFYING AND EVIDENCING NEED
Through online surveys, we have gathered information and feedback from over 80 parents and carers of autistic children in the UK.
We asked parents and carers to share their views on Autism awareness workshops. We also asked how they felt about their children’s mainstream school experiences and their perspectives on bullying.
In addition, we have gathered feedback from parents, students and teachers by facilitating group discussions and visiting primary schools to pilot our awareness workshops.
The evidence is clear and demonstrates an urgent need for specialist Autism awareness services for mainstream schools
Here are some of the things people told us…