Spectrum Newsletter


November 2021

DSA Review

Updates to Autism Tasmania’s Board, the Disability Services Act review, and pain relief for vaccines.


October 2021

How can COVID-19 vaccine appointments be more Autistic-friendly, upcoming AGM, and new social events.


August 2021

New online members’ library, save the date for the AGM, and find out more about becoming a peer group facilitator.

April 2021

Local election pledges, Autism Tasmania terminology policy, and a new NDIS minister.

March 2021

NDIS independent assessments, a new model for providing support to students on the spectrum, and the Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) Program.

February 2021 *Newsflash*

NDIA support coordination from CORE support to cease, Australian Autism Alliance update, and COVID-19 national vaccination program.

February 2021

Online safety for people on the Autism Spectrum, employment opportunities in our community, and Playconnect is back for 2021.

January 2021

Autism Tasmania Member Facebook group, Disability Voices inclusive film project, and back to school resources.

December 2020

An autistic-friendly Christmas, Kmart announces “Quiet Space” initiative now permanent, and counselling and support for people affected by the Disability Royal Commission

November 2020

I Can! Radio Podcast Launch, Youth Arc all ability access programs in Hobart, and peer support groups.

October 2020

Upcoming AGM, useful information for school leavers, and Autism Tasmania new webchat option.