Big 4 Holiday parks - Big 4 have teamed up with Amaze to provide social scripts for holiday parks, an essential tool for people with Autism and their families to prepare for a holiday and travel.
Locations throughout Australia
Contact via Web Page
ClubMates Travel - ClubMates are a supported travel agency specialising in disability travel for Australians of all ages. The great thing about Clubmates Travel is they can tailor holidays with specialised support and structures depending on the needs of the traveler and their destinations.
Clubmates are a registered NDIS provider.
Phone: 1300 158 003
Address: P.O Box 8553, Carrum Downs, VIC 3199
Royal Caribbean Cruise line - USA based cruise liner specialising in Autism friendly cruises.
Telephone - 1800 754 500
Travengers AU - Travengers AU are a travel service connecting young people with social support needs across Australia to travel. They arrange trips including backpacking, concerts, road trips, theme parks, adventures, weekends or longer trips, and match you with young Support Workers. They are available for the ones who want to become more independent and enjoy life! (15-35’s).
NSW based and available for travels throughout Australia.
For self- and plan managed NDIS participants and others.
Contact via web page.
The Puzzle House - The Puzzle House is a not-for-profit charity, a group of parents with children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other interested people, who are working hard to obtain land and build a purpose built holiday house for people with ASD and their families.
To contact Puzzle House please call Julie Lewis – Chairperson on the below number. Alternatively you can use the email address below.
Phone: (02) 49 565 141
Calming moments - Calming moments are an Australian made weighted blankets have helped countless people get the rest they need and is also recommended by occupational therapists as an aid for people with autism, cerebral palsy, restless leg syndrome, dementia just to name a few. These are also great for reducing anxiety and stress as they feel like a large hug. Maybe you just like sleeping with a heavier blanket at night?
Address - Unit 1, 11 Rafferty Road, Mandurah WA 6210 Western Australia
Telephone - (08) 9544 5268
JettProof - JettProof manufactures and supplies calming sensory clothing and undergarments to assist children and adults with Autism, Asperger's, Sensory Processing Disorder, Dyspraxia, Apraxia, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, ADHD and Anxiety.
Address Kahibah NSW 2290 Australia
Telephone - 1300 667 687
Kaiko fidgets - Discreet and noisless range of fidgets. FOR ADULTS & YOUTH ALIKE who struggle with fidgeting, anxiety, hair twirling, pen clicking, tapping, nail biting, picking, ADHD, ADD, ASD, learning & concentration difficulties or for those that want to keep their hands busy!
Contact Via online shop
Modibodi - Specialising in period proof underwear and swim wear.
contact via web page
Red Blanket Co - Red Blanket Co make weighted lap pads and blankets in a range of sizes as well as a few other weighted products. All products are hand made to order.
Telephone - 0417 370 218
Contact via Facebook
Therapy blanket - Online store specialising in weighted blankets.
Contact via web page
Bowl Patrol - Learn to bowl program ideal for kids aged 6 -12. 8 week program matching school terms. A safe and inclusive sport for children of all abilities.
Check Bowl Patrol for programs in you state.
Telephone - 0468 645 431
Sailability - Sailability is a program at some sailing clubs that offers an additional level of support, an established network of volunteers, and equipment to assist people of all-abilities to get into sailing. It is an international program first introduced to Australia in the 1990’s, which has grown to being available in every state.
WA Disabled sports association - WA Disabled sports association are a charitable, non-profit making, sport and recreation umbrella organisation for disabled individuals and groups.
Address - The Leisurelife Centre, Corner Kent & Gloucester Street
East Victoria Park WA 6101
Telephone - (08) 9470 1442
My Special Child - My special child was created to provide information, strategies and support to parents, carers and educators of children with additional needs, learning difficulties or behavioral challenges.
Contact Rebecca Perkins via web page
Autism camp Australia - Autism camps Australia aim to improve the health and well being of autistic young people and their families through the provision of accessible and supported respite-break camp experiences, therapies and life skills development. An opportunity for the whole family to have a holiday together.
Telephone - (02) 6684 9304.
Contact via web page
Autism Spectrum Australia (ASPECT) - ASPECT Is the largest service provider for people on the Autism spectrum. ASPECT is the national peak body (formerly The Autism Council of Australia)
Locations throughout Australia.
Telephone- 1800 277 328
Autism West - Autism West have a vision to build a community where young people with autism are accepted, celebrated and supported in Western Australia. They will do this by delivering social groups with a strengths based approach. They will use special interests to motivate individuals and provide opportunities to socially engage with others.
Address - B Block, Ground Floor, 2 Alma Street (Corner of Alma Street and South Terrace) Fremantle WA 6160
Telephone - (08) 9431 2111
Autism Western Australia - Autism, Western Australia was established in 1967, they are the largest specialist lifespan organisation in Australia providing services to people with Autism. The programs they develop are best-practice and based on leading international peer-reviewed research in the field of Autism.
Address - Locked Bag 2 Subiaco, WA 6904
Occupational Therapy Australia - Are you looking for a local occupational therapist in your region? OTA’s Find an OT directory lists occupational therapists working in private practice settings throughout Australia.
Sameview - Sameview have developed a solution that will support the coordination of care. The sameview app allows carers to track some of the most stressful parts of regular appointments against goals and milestones.
Sue Larkey - Educator and Author, Sue Larkey is dedicated and passionate about her mission – to inspire parents and educators and teach them how to Make it a Success. Sue Larkey is uniquely positioned within the education system having taught both as a primary school teacher and a special education teacher. Sue has her online shop and regularly tours Australia.
Address - PO Box 20,Artarmon NSW 1570
Telephone - 0433 660 379
The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) - The NDIA is an independent statutory agency. Their role is to implement the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), which will support a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians with a significant and permanent disability and their families and carers.
Yellow Lady bugs - Yellow Ladybugs is an Autistic-led non-government organisation with strong bridges to the community. They are dedicated to the happiness, success and celebration of autistic girls and women.
Contact via web page
Guide Dogs Australia -Therapy Dogs and Autism assistance dogs - The Therapy Dog Program is a community focused service which has been offered by Guide Dogs for over 30 years. A Therapy Dog may provide comfort, companionship and emotional support to individuals, families, and those attending or residing in facilities, whom experience behavioral, emotional, developmental and mental health conditions, physical disabilities, or isolation caused by age or illness.
Please see you states Guide dog association for details .
Perth Equine and Art therapy - Social & Emotional Learning Program for Children & Adolescents. Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, combined with Art Psychotherapy, is an effective, non-threatening, active and fun.
Location - Darling Downs WA
Telephone - 0412 543 885
The Center for service and therapy dogs Australia, (CSTDA) - The Center for service and therapy dogs Australia are focused on working with specifically trained dogs within mutually defined programs, to assist people living with Autism and other forms of cognitive and communication challenges to achieve predefined therapeutic goals and to create a lasting partnership that aims to improve their quality of life, enhance their independence and facilitate their increased participation in society.
Telephone - 0458458541
Leor - Leor offers alternative childcare options to a nanny or daycare centres, with flexible arrangements to work around both your needs and those of your child.
Telephone - 02 9051 0511
My Time - MyTime groups are a supportive space for parents to feel understood and share ideas about managing a range of situations. A MyTime group is more than a playgroup, it's a place where parents can meet others in similar situations.
My Time is facilitated by the department of Social services.
Locations Nation Wide
PlayConnect - PlayConnect is a program run by Play Group Australia. PlayConnect Playgroups are designed for families of children aged 0-6 years who have unique needs associated with having an Autism Spectrum Disorder or autism-like characteristics in communication, behaviour or social skills.Locations Nationwide
Coles supermarkets - Quiet Hour provides a low sensory shopping experience by making changes in store, such as reducing noise and distractions, to help make a difference to customers who find it challenging to shop in a heightened sensory environment.
See Coles web site for participating stores and times.