Welcome to the Jigsaw Tree

An online community for people affected by and involved with Autism Spectrum Conditions.

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  • Videos

    We have curated a selection of helpful videos on the Jigsaw Tree. If you know of one we have not listed and think will be useful to the community then lets us know via the ‘Contact Form’.
    — Video Resources

  • Podcasts

    Podcasts are a great way to keep informed about all sorts of issues whilst not being tied to a screen. Know a great podcast or audio resource? Then let us know.
    — Audio Resources

  • Books

    We try to cover as many bases as possible in this section. Our selection of literature covers books, published papers and teaching resources. Let us know if we have missed one you would recommend.
    — Book Resources

  • Monthly Fact

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    #AutismFact: 28% of adults with autism surveyed in 2012 still lived at home with their parents. Source
  • Some Facts

    Information from Autism.org

    • Autism doesn’t just affect children. Children with autism grow up to be adults with autism.
    • Autism is a hidden disability – you can’t always tell if someone has it.
    • Over 40% of children with autism have been bullied at school.
    • Only 15% of adults with autism in the UK are in full-time paid employment.
    • 61% of those out of work say they want to work.
    • Nearly two-thirds of adults with autism in England do not have enough support to meet their needs.

  • Quotes about Autism

Some Other Great Resources

  • Asperkids

    Asperkids

  • National Autistic Society

    National Autistic Society

  • My Son is not Rainman

    My Son is not Rainman

  • The PDA Resource

    The PDA Resource

  • The Autism Education Trust

    The Autism Education Trust