Working passionately with individuals on the Autism Spectrum and their families for almost 40 years.

How we can support you

We have a wide range of services across the North East of England and support families living with autism, learning difficulties and, or disabilities.

How you register your interest

We are passionate about working in partnership with individuals, parents or carers and statutory services to deliver a holistic service.

How we change lives

Our approach aims to support individuals to participate in society as independent and valued citizens, enjoying equal rights and opportunities but also enriching the world around them.


  • Clarty Bairns

    A proper muddy obstacle course for the whole family to enjoy! Read more

  • Junior Great North Run 2019

    Are you a keen young runner who would like to be part of the 6,000 runners who take part in the UK's biggest and most popular children's running event? Read more

  • Great North Run 2019

    Join team NE-AS and be part of the World's Largest Half Marathon! Read more


  • Gardening course reaps rewards for autism charity

    GREEN-FINGERED enthusiasts are being encouraged to sign up to study for qualifications in horticulture and support a pioneering North-East charity at the same time. Following a successful launch at the end of 2018, the North East Autism Society (NEAS) is continuing with Levels Two and Three of the prestigious Royal Horticultural Society gardening course. Read more

  • Cartwheely good effort – North-East gymnasts take a tumble for NEAS

    ACROBATIC youngsters at a North-East gymnastics club have performed more than 3,000 cartwheels to raise money the North East Autism Society! Supporters all over the country did the sponsored ‘7k for 700k challenge’ during Autism Acceptance Week. They ran, cycled, walked, or swam 7km, in solidarity with the 700,000 autistic people who live in the UK, but one group put a twist on the idea… Read more


    Teacher who started running to lose weight for her wedding ends up completing 100k ultra marathon Read more