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What is autism and who does it affect?

Autism is a lifelong condition, affecting 1 in 100 people in the U.K. Find out more about Autism Spectrum Conditions and how they affect people by clicking here.

Autism Advice clinics here to help

Do you feel like you need some advice about autism but don't know where to get the answers? Feel like no one is listening? Join our Autism Advisors for a free one hour slot about anything autism related. Click here for more details. 


A first person perspective

Ever wondered what it's like to live with autism? Find out in our blog written by Tom who was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome at the age of 21. Click here to read more.


Is your workplace autism friendly?

As part of the Autism Alliance UK, we offer free advice and training, tailored to your workplace. Find out how your workplace can become autism friendly. 


Could you befriend someone with autism? 

Our new befriending scheme in North East Essex is up and running for adults with autism and matched volunteers. For more details please click here.

What we do

Autism Anglia provides a range of services to enable people with autism to live as independently as possible and experience choice and inclusion in society. Find out more...

Doucecroft School and Further Education provision offers a specialist educational service to children and young people with autism aged 3 - 19.

Adult Study Centres provide life skills based learning for students 18 years and older.

Autism Advice Service provides confidential support, a listening ear and information tailored to your needs.


Want to join the Autism Anglia team?

We have a number of vacancies to work within our varied, ever growing teams across East Anglia. Jobs range from a Teacher at our autism specialist school to Senior Support Workers, details are all here.


Annual Review 2013 - 2014
Read all about how we have impacted on people affected by autism between 2013 and 2014 and how our services have grown in our latest Annual Review.

Latest news


Have your donation to the charity doubled!

We are thrilled to have been chosen to be part of The Big Give Christmas challenge, which gives you the opportunity to have your donation to the charity doubled on the 4th and 5th of December. Click here to read how you can help. 


Autism Room in Sudbury - opening soon!

We are excited to soon be opening the Autism Room at 9 King Street in Sudbury, a place where people with autism and their carers are welcome.

Run by volunteers, we will be able to offer information, guidance and friendship. Make sure you regularly check our website for updates and you can also 'like' the Autism Room on Facebook by clicking here.


Autism Advice Service launched!

Our Family Support Service has relaunched as our Autism Advice Service. Please call the direct number, 0300 1233 122 if you require support, guidance or assistance. For more information about the team and the work they do, please click here


Need advice, support or guidance about autism?

Our Autism Advice clinics can help! Join our Autism Advisors at a clinic in Basildon, Braintree, Chelmsford, Clacton or Colchester. Click here for more information. 

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Sign-up now to receive all the latest news and event information straight to your inbox. Click here to join.

Or why not visit the discussion forums. Whether you're an individual with autism, a family member or a professional working with those affected by autism, the forums are the place to go to pose questions and receive support.