Queensland's most experienced provider of specialised education and therapy services for individuals with ASD.

Far North Queensland

Autism Queensland’s purpose-built Centre of Excellence Far North Queensland is located in Edmonton.  We deliver services to children with a diagnosis of ASD and their families living in Cairns, Atherton, Innisfail, Weipa and surrounding areas. This team includes teachers and teacher aides, speech pathologists, occupational therapist, psychologist and social worker.  

Group Programs

Fun, Friends & Feelings 

Week-long, small group sessions for children aged 5–7 years and their parents that focus on using the group environment to teach and reinforce a range of social skills including coping with stress and frustration, communicating and making friends. 

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LEGO® Club 

A program to develop the social and cooperative teamwork skills of children aged 7-10 years. 

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Mindfulness & Self Regulation Program

This program uses interactive and mindful based exercises to give children effective tools and strategies to help with everyday learning and self-regulation, while increasing empathy, optimism and compassion. Delivered in two age groupings; 8-10 years and 11-13 years.

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Secret Agent Society (SAS) Social Skills Program

A revolutionary social skills program for 8-12 year olds with high-functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders. 

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Autism Queensland Cairns

Far North Queensland Centre of Excellence
15–17 Marr Street, Edmonton QLD 4869
P. 07 4034 6600
E. cairns@autismqld.com.au