Welcome

Welcome to The Autism Show, the national event for autism, dedicated to the two million people in the UK who live and work with autism on a daily basis.

AlzTVTaking place in both London and Manchester, The Autism Show is for the growing community of parents, carers, professionals and individuals on the autism spectrum who all too often don’t know where to turn for answers. The event attracts more than 7,000 people searching for the latest information, advice, products and services on the condition.

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At The Autism Show you will find:

News and views of the UK’s leading autism professionals, researchers and campaigners in the Autism Matters Theatre, in partnership with Research Autism. This year’s speakers include Baroness Hollins, Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry of Disability at St George’s University of London; Nuala Gardiner, best seller author of A Friend Like Henry; and John Williams, award winning comedian and author of the blog My Son’s Not Rainman

100s of specialist products and services including learning tools, communication aids, sensory equipment, furniture, advice and support services, residential care and education, and specialist schools

New strategies and approaches for the home and classroom in The Hub: Theatre 2 sponsored by Hesley Group

Adults on the autism spectrum speaking about their experiences, providing insights into the needs of those you care, support or teach in The Hub: Theatre 1 sponsored by Hesley Group in association with Ask Autism

Specialist professional advice from advisers, clinicians, therapists and solicitors in the 1-2-1 Clinics on topics such as Challenging Behaviour, Court of Protection, Wills and Trusts, Sleeping Difficulties, Toileting Difficulties, Independent Legal Advice on SEN, School Exclusions, Welfare Rights, Occupational Therapy, Community Support Packages for Young Adults and Legal Entitlements Post 16

Innovative sensory products in the Sensory and Calm Rooms created by Mike Ayres Design and OM Interactive

Inspirational performances from individuals on the autism spectrum in Autism’s Got Talent in association with Anna Kennedy Online taking place at 1pm in the Autism Matters Theatre

The Autism Show offers more practical advice, support and information on autism than can found anywhere else in the UK.