The National Autistic Society (NAS)
The leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome)
and their families.
Leicestershire Autistic Society (LAS)
The Leicestershire Autistic Society provides support, information and advice to families and professionals dealing with Autism in Leicestershire, Leicester City and Rutland.
The Autism Education Trust (AET)
The Autism Education Trust (AET) is a partnership between Ambitious about Autism, the Autism Alliance and the National Autistic Society (NAS). It is funded and supported by the Department for Education (DfE) and hosted on behalf of the partnership by the NAS.
The AET is a partnership of a wide range of individuals and organisations focused on improving the education of children and young people with autism from the voluntary, public and private sectors. It also actively engages with young people, parents/carers and practitioners to inform its work.
The AET is funded by its contracts and grants from DfE and income from its training and materials.
What does the Autism Education Trust (AET) do?
The purpose of the AET is to improve the education of children and young people with autism.
To achieve this, the AET:
Develops and delivers training and a range of materials for early years, school and post 16 educational settings.
Develops and disseminates information on educational practice.
Provides an interface between users, practitioners and policy makers in respect of educational practice.
Actively engages with young people, parents/carers and practitioners to inform its work.
Undertakes research into effective practice.
A registered charity for children and teenagers on the autistic spectrum in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Leicestershire County Council
Information and advice regarding Assessment, EHCP and the one page profile, the Local Offer and much more.
Information about our ASDAN curriculum.