Some useful links
Natural Ability offers supported housing, agricultural employment, opportunities for learning and excellent care to people with learning disabilities within a farming community in the west of Northumberland.
Parent-Directed treatment for children with Autism-Spectrum disorders
The leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families.
Educational resources for special needs.
Sells special needs toys and sensory toys to enhance and develop skills and learning.
Northeast Special Needs Network (NSNN) is a registered charity supporting families of disabled children and young people in the North East.
Anne Simpson has worked with one of our pupils, a girl with Asperger's Syndrome, for two years, giving one-to-one lessons, playing group games, advising teachers and preparing our pupil for the physical and social change...
Head of Primary School - Newcastle upon Tyne
Not all children 'fit' into the regular education system - especially those with a diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder. We believe it is critical to provide all children with an education programme that works for them and that allows them to flourish.
Support for Families
We give families support, when a child or sibling is diagnosed with Autism.