Autism Queensland provides a comprehensive range of services to provide support and assistance to family members and others who care for individuals with autism. Following are some of the ways in which we can provide assistance.
Autism Advisor Program
This service is a component of the Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) package funded by the Department of Social Services and provides a link between clinical diagnosis and access to early childhood intervention programs & support services for families of children aged 0-6 years. Read more ►
Diagnostic & Specialist Assessment Services
Comprehensive diagnostic assessments for ASD in children/adolescents/adults are available at the Sunnybank Hills & Brighton Centres. These assessments are an integral part of the diagnostic process. Read more ►
Early Intervention Indigenous Liaison Officer Program
A national project hosted by Autism Queensland that aims to raise awareness of ASD in indigenous communities. It is funded by Department of Social Services as part of the HCWA program. Read more ►
Family Support Services
Support for families, friends and carers through advocacy, referral, liaison, information and general support. Read more ►
Family Support Groups
Independent support groups are run throughout Queensland and offer support to individuals with ASD and their families. Read more ►
Information and resources for teachers, parents and carers to assist children with autism to make a smooth transition from early childhood learning into all Queensland schools. Read more ►
School Holiday Programs
Autism Queensland provides a range of services for children of various ages to access over the school holidays. Read more ►
Therapy and Education Support Services
- Speech & Language Pathology (all ages)
- Occupational Therapy (all ages)
- Psychology (all ages)
- Education Support
Our expert staff with experience in ASD can provide assessment and intervention in areas including communication, behaviour support, sensory processing, motor skills, play skills and more. These services are available through all Autism Queensland centres and statewide as individual face-to-face sessions at all our centres or via web conferencing, in your home, early childhood settings, schools and other community settings. Group programs are also available. Please contact your nearest centre for more details. For other areas of Queensland please email.
Parent Education (workshops)
Autism Queensland delivers a range of scheduled workshops at locations throughout Queensland on a range of topics. Please click here to see the current schedule.
We also deliver Early Days Workshops on behalf of the Department of Social Services for parents of young children on the spectrum or who are going through the assessment and diagnosis process. Click here to see the current schedule.
For more information:
P. 07 3273 0000