Parent Training & Information
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Middletown Centre for Autism: The Centre offers a wide range of training for parents and Professionals working with children and young people with autism.
Pyramid Educational Consultants UK : Run parent training courses in PECS in Ireland twice a year.
Institute of Child Education and Psychology Europe : Online courses for parents and professionals.
Bodies that offer trained Assistance Dogs for children with autism:
Disability Access Route to Education:
DARE is for school leavers who have the ability to benefit from and succeed in higher education but who may not be able to meet the points for their preferred course due to the impact of their disability.
The National Council for Special Education has released a series of leaflets about special educational needs, including one for Autism Spectrum disorders. You can download the leaflet here.
Moving to Ireland Information Pack – download document here.
Preventing Absconding – download document at end of page.
My Hospital Passport – information and communication document for children in hospital.
Blood draw toolkit – for parents and professionals.