Everyday Resources

We have collected resources to help families seeking assessment, those newly diagnosed as well as navigating challenging situations like puberty and school. 

Members are welcome to recommend additional content or advise us of updates to existing ones, just email us.

ACN Calendar

Check all incoming ACN activities near you

Social Stories

Visual stories to help access venues

Library

Compilation of useful content & resources


Language Resources

ACN language guides on autism

Search ACN Pages

ABS Statistics

ABS report and summary findings (2015)


Companion Card

How to get & apply for a NSW Companion Card

NDIS Video Guides

Introductory tutorials covering the NDIS

NDIS Reports

A guide to dental care for autistic children


NDIS Resources

Guide for understanding your NDIS plan

Carer Statement

Template for writing an NDIS carer statement

Plan Report Writing

Guide for writing reports for NDIS plan reviews


Carer Gateway

A government program providing free services and support for carers

Family Advocacy

Advocacy organisation that supports families across New South Wales

AFDO Resources

From the Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO)


A-List Hub

A place where young autistic people can search for autism friendly activities

Sydney Autism Lions

Lions Club dedicated to the advancement and empowerment of people on the autism spectrum

Different Journeys

Social platforms that connect Autistic youth, Autistic adults and their families