Getting out and about should be a normal part of any family's life. Living with autism might make this more of a challenge but with planning and support every family can enjoy life outside the home. In this section you'll find tips and advice about making trips to the dentist, using public transport and how to prepare for a family holiday. After all, we're all about making the ordinary possible.
A lot of socialising I’ve done has revolved around specific interest groups, if not almost exclusively. In terms of loneliness this has had its positives and negatives. One of the most significant parts of my social life is through music – there is nowhere else I can feel comfortable in a crowd than at a gig.