Social care for children in Northern Ireland Advice & Support for:
The support that may be available for children in Northern Ireland and how to get it.
If you are a parent of an autistic child, you have the right to an assessment of both their needs and your needs, and receive appropriate support. These pages look at the range of help that might be available and how it get it.
The information refers to parents but anyone caring for an autistic child may find it helpful.
You can use the menu above or the links below to find out more about assessments, the support that might be available and how it is paid for, including direct payments.