Family Development

Made possible from a wealth of experience gathered over four decades serving the North-east we’ve created a Family Resources website just for you.

Brought together by our Family Development team, members of our Neurodiversity think tank and from families sending us their tips and advice we’ve put together a bank of free resources to help you, as part of our valued community, to navigate the day-to-day challenges of life.

Staying safe is paramount for all of us and as family members one of your main priorities will be to keep your family member safe and well. In this section we explore some of the difficulties autistic people may encounter when trying to stay safe and things you can consider to support them.

Online safety
Stranger danger
Road safety
Introduction to cyberbullying
Herbert Protocol