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Register with Autism Western Cape today!

Register with Autism Western Cape today!

Autism Western Cape is developing a database of all those affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Western Cape. This is very important in order to better understand the number of people affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Western Cape, to establish what their needs are and how best to meet them. Please complete [...]

Diagnosis; what now?

Diagnosis; what now?

Autism Western Cape provides post-diagnosis support, counselling, information and advisory services to parents of children with a recent diagnosis. Parents can call us on 021 6859581 or send an e-mail to support@autismwesterncape.org.za. Our support team empowers parents with the information they need to play a role in the early intervention and treatment of their child. [...]

Donate today!

Donate today!

Your support will make it possible for Autism Western Cape to continue providing our services to vulnerable children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder in South Africa. Whether you can spare your time, expertise or money; it all helps. We are in the process of activating a PayPal account to enable secure online donations. In [...]

Diagnosed. What Now? Workshop

We are holding a Diagnosed. What Now? workshop on Saturday 8th March at 2pm at NG Kerk Bergsig in Durbanville.  Please contact Antoinette – support@autismwesterncape.org.za or 021 685 9581 for more information. Print or Share

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Series of Talks: Wednesday Evenings

 Here are the dates and topics for the Wednesday evening talks we will host at our Mowbray Resource Centre. 95 Durban Rd. 17 July 2013:        Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder : First steps after Diagnosis 24 July 2013:       Developing a relationship with your Autistic Children 31 July 2013:        Sensory Issue ideas and Teaching [...]

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Diagnosis – What now?

Autism Western Cape in partnership with the Department of Social Development is offering a series of free family support workshops. Specialists, Teachers and Therapists are asked to please distribute below information to anyone they think would benefit in attending. Basic introduction to Workshops focusing on coping strategies and behavior management advice for parents and caregivers [...]

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Woman’s Day Fundraising Breakfast

Sponsored places! A donor has very kindly sponsored eight places for the Autism Western Cape Woman’s Day Charity Breakfast on Thursday 8th August at Pastis in Constantia.  Moms, grans, friends, sisters, wives, fiancé’s, aunts, godmothers. of a child with Autism are invited to join us. First eight to respond will be confirmed! So ladies drop [...]

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About us

Autism Western Cape aims to increase public awareness and understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorders. We focus on providing support, counselling and advisory services to support the needs of children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders, along with their parents and caregivers.

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Call +27 (0)21 6859581. Monday to Friday, 09h00am to16h00.

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Information disseminated by Autism Western Cape is for information purposes only. The onus rests with the reader to research relevant information and make an informed decisions on an individual basis. Information sent out does not imply that our organisation underwrites or endorses any particular service, therapy, intervention, method or medication. Autism Western Cape assumes no responsibility for actions taken on the basis of any information provided on this website.

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Our aims

WE AIM TO RAISE PUBLIC AWARENESS OF AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER AND PERVASIVE DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDER - NOT OTHERWISE SPECIFIED
WE AIM TO ADVOCATE AND LOBBY FOR THE RIGHTS OF ALL WHO ARE AFFECTED BY AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER
WE AIM TO DELIVER AUTISM OUTREACH, EDUCATION & TRAINING SERVICES WITHIN THE WESTERN CAPE
WE AIM TO PROVIDE INFORMATION AND POST DIAGNOSIS SUPPORT TO FAMILIES AFFECTED BY AUTISM

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The National Lottery Distribution Fund supports Autism Western Cape