Autism Tasmania is the peak independent voice for the Tasmanian autism community.

Our vision:  Optimal outcomes for all autistic Tasmanians.

How we make a difference

Our mission:  To work with, and for, the Tasmanian autism community to:

Create the right conditions for autistic Tasmanians to achieve.

Grow community knowledge about autism and how to make a difference.

We are a community-based not-for-profit, registered charity and incorporated association.

Support us

Membership with Autism Tasmania is free for people who identify as being on the autism spectrum and their immediate family.

Membership is also free for autism allies – organisations and community members who strive to make a difference too!

Members have access to our library of resources and receive our regular email newsletter, with details of upcoming events, stories from the community, and more.

Donations over $2 are tax-deductible and help us continue to be an active voice in promoting greater understanding and better service provision for Tasmanians on the autism spectrum.


Recent Developments

  • State of the State report

    State of the State report

    A systems view of the array of local, state and national programs and policies, that influence the life outcomes of Autistic Tasmanians. Click here to view the report: [...]Read More...Read More »
  • World Autism Month

    World Autism Month

    April is autism month. A time to celebrate the strengths in our autistic community and to recognise the challenges. Find out more about an event near you here. [...]Read More...Read More »
  • Launch of National Assistance Card – Autism trial in Tasmania

    Launch of National Assistance Card – Autism trial in Tasmania

    This new card makes it much easier for autistic people to communicate their strengths and challenges; and critically – the type of understanding and assistance they may need in everyday community life situations. Autistic people are invited to design their own card  and to use it when and …Read More »
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