Our Aim

To identify, develop and maintain a ‘One Stop Shop’ bringing together all up to date current  information and support relating to autism so that it can be accessed in one place as well as offering support for parents and carers to gain advice.

Our Vision

To deliver an individualised bespoke service to the client that incorporates an early intervention method at pre-school age with a tailored package of support for the client and their supporting families/carers into adult hood.

Our Goal

To provide an all-encompassing professional service, beginning at diagnosis. Following the child and their guardians, supporting each transition throughout their life. Ensuring they’re provided with appropriate advice, information and support.

About GAG

Gateshead Autism Group was formed in December 2010, in response to concerns that provision, and is fragmented for those with Autistic Spectrum Conditions, their parents, carers and families. The group is made up of volunteers from  a wide range of  backgrounds  and experience including, individuals with Autistic Spectrum Conditions, parents, carers, professionals from education, health and social care backgrounds, independent advocates and local councillors.

They all share the same goal to improve the outcomes of those affected by Autistic Spectrum Condition. The group also works in partnership with Gateshead Carers Association, Crossroads Care Gateshead, and Parents in Power, Cedars Trust and Eye of the Fly.

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