Organisations

Autism Hub

There are many organisations providing services to support students with autism, their families and school communities. 

The organisations below reflect peak agencies in Queensland and Australia.


Queensland

Asperger Services Australia

Asperger Services Australia is a volunteer, not-for-profit organisation established in 1995. It provides support to parents, carers, families, individuals, service providers and professionals.

PO Box 159

Virginia, Qld, 4034

Phone: (07) 3865 2911

Fax: (07) 3865 2838

Email: office@asperger.asn.au

Website: Asperger Centre


Autism Behavioural Intervention Queensland (ABIQ)

ABIQ was formed in 1999 to support Queensland families who are conducting behavioural (ABA) programs for their children with autism. 

PO Box 705, Brendale, Qld, 4500

Phone: (07) 3266 5656

Email: enquiries@abiq.org

Website: Autism Behavioural Intervention Queensland


Autism Queensland

Autism Queensland is a not-for-profit organisation providing specialised education, therapy and support services for people of all ages with autism spectrum disorders and their families.

437 Hellawell Road, Sunnybank Hills, Qld, 4109

Phone: (07) 3273 0000

Fax: (07) 3273 0093

Email: admin@autismqld.com.au

Website: Autism Queensland


AEIOU Foundation

AEIOU Foundation operates nine early intervention centres, with eight in Queensland and one in Adelaide.

N70 Recreation Road, Nathan, Qld, 4111

Phone: (07) 3320 7500

Fax: (07) 3274 5777

Email: info@aeiou.org.au

Website: aeiou Foundation


NATIONAL

Autism Aspergers Advocacy Australia (A4)

A national grassroots advocacy organisation, A4 provides systemic advocacy for people with autism spectrum disorders and their family members and partners.

Email: cnvnr@a4.org.au

Website: Autism Aspergers Advocacy Australia

Reading Centre

The following Australian organisations provide practical support and information for parents and education professionals regarding students learning to read, including specific learning difficulties.

Queensland

SPELD QLD

SPELD QLD Inc supports all Queenslanders affected by specific learning differences by increasing community awareness, communicating current research, and supporting parents, professionals and other clients.

141 Merton Road, Woolloongabba, Qld, 4102

PO Box 8095, Woolloongabba, QLD 4102

Phone: (07) 3391 7900

Website: SPELD QLD


State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland (SLQ) plays a lead role in serving all Queenslanders, through state-wide library services and partnerships with more than 340 public libraries.

SLQ is a 'knowledge bank' and vital community resource, as much a physical as well as a virtual place for sharing, learning, collaborating, and creation.

Cultural Precinct, Stanley Place, South Bank, Brisbane, Qld, 4101

PO Box 3488, South Brisbane, Qld, 4101

Phone: (07) 3840 7666

Website: State Library of Queensland


NATIONAL

Learning Difficulties Australia

Learning Difficulties Australia is an association of teachers and other professionals dedicated to assisting students with learning difficulties through effective teaching practices based on scientific research, both in the classroom and through individualised instruction.

PO Box 4013, Box Hill South Vic 3128

Phone: (03) 9890 6138

Email: enquiries@ldaustralia.org

Website: Learning Difficulties Australia


Speech Pathology Australia

Speech Pathology Australia is the national peak body for the speech pathology profession in Australia. Speech pathologists are university trained allied health professionals with expertise in assessing and treating communication, including reading and writing, and/or swallowing difficulties.

Level 1, 114 William Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

Phone: +61 3 9642 4899

Email: office@speechpathologyaustralia.org.au

Website: Speech Pathology Australia

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Last reviewed 25 August 2017
Last updated 25 August 2017