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Our Vocational and Community Services (VACS) have been helping people with autism reach their true potential for over 30 years. Find out more >>



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Author: Pete Hughes

What is Autism?

There are many misconceptions about autism. Find out what autism is, the history of autism and dispel common myths




Autistic adults say that they are not getting the help they need 

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Autistic adults are experiencing severe mental health difficulties due to lack of support


Will help us to provide support to more autistic people and their families

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  • New Autism Alert Card Launched

    Leeds Autism Aim and West Yorkshire Police have produced a free Autism Alert Card, a useful tool to communicate your needs in situations when you may feel anxious or stressed Read more

  • Winter Magazine 2021

    The Winter edition of the LAS magazine is out now! Full of interesting articles, yummy recipes, fun activities and success stories. Read it here >> Read more


  • Charity Dog Walk

    Join us for a dog walk with a difference! Explore the grounds of Temple Newsam with some great canine company, while helping to raise funds for Leeds Autism Services >> Read more

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    Our friends and supporters talk about their experience of autism, and the difference LAS make. Featuring Kay Mellor, Henry Normal and Pete Bowker, writer of BBC’s ‘The A Word’

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