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Autistica is the UK’s largest charitable funder of autism research. Founded in 2004, they have raised and invested over £4 million in pioneering research to understand the causes of autism, improve diagnosis and explore new interventions. Here you can view some of the latest research being performed on causes, diagnoses and possible interventions of and for ASD.
This is the leading UK charity for people with autism (including Aspergers syndrome) and their families. They provide information, support and pioneering services, and campaign for a better world for people with autism. On their site you can look at understanding diagnoses, as well as understanding how to live and work with an autistic person. It also has details of news and planned events.
Research Autism is the only UK charity exclusively dedicated to research into interventions in autism. They carry out high quality, independent research into new and existing health, education, social and other interventions. Their goal is the improvement of quality of life and outlook for people on the autism spectrum and those around them.
This is the NHS website providing useful basic information about ASD – its symptoms, causes, diagnoses and treatments.
Autism Eye is a quarterly magazine for parents and professionals who care for or work with children with autism. Autism Eye is written and published by national award-winning journalists who are also parents of a child with autism. Their mission is to offer an affordable way for parents and professionals to keep informed about ways to improve their children’s lives through in-depth and unbiased coverage.