Asperger's Syndrome falls within the Autism Spectrum.

It is a disability which affects the way a person communicates and relates to others.

The ASSN (Qld) Inc provides support to parents, families, carers, and siblings as well as to children, adolescents and adults with Asperger Syndrome.


Aims of the ASSN Qld Inc

The Network’s aims are to:

Give mutual support to parents, carers, families, siblings and to children and adults with Asperger Syndrome

Provide relevant information on Asperger Syndrome

Encourage research into Asperger Syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorders

Promote awareness and engage in community education

Campaign for improved educational services

Provide a resource library

Maintain a register of professionals

Maintain links with other organisations

To promote an Asperger Adolescent/Adult support group

To promote a siblings support group