Working passionately with individuals on the Autism Spectrum and their families for over 35 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

We strive to develop a person centred service that is specifically tailored to enable our learners to achieve, to grow in confidence and to live life to the full.


  • Trampolining Session

    The sessions are FREE and open to all children, young people and adults with special needs. Read more

  • Parents/Carers Coffee Morning

    Join us for a relaxed morning and meet our friendly team. We have regular guest speakers, workshops and an opportunity to have a tour of our Aycliffe site. Read more

  • Great North Run

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


  • Lil Blue Robin

    Host of a new YouTube channel designed to shed light on autism in girls and young people, Lily Manning, 18, has taken time out of her summer holidays to chat to us here at the North East Autism Society. Read more

  • 'OUTSTANDING' result for NEAS children's home

    Delivered as an across-the-board judgement, Braemar (children's residential) was found to be ‘outstanding’ in every way, by Oftsted inspectors last month. Read more

  • The Secret’s Out… Our Garden is Incredible!

    A SECRET garden hidden away in the grounds of our Sunderland school is now officially open Read more