Getting On? Growing Older With Autism

Anna Boehm, Policy and Parliamentary Officer for the National Autistic Society writes about a new report Getting On? which highlights the need to improve autism diagnosis rates amongst older people.Capture

Say the word “autism” and most people will picture a child. But of course this child will grow up and, eventually, reach older age. The particular challenges facing people with autism at this stage in life are the subject of the National Autistic Society’s new report, Getting On? Growing older with autism. Continue reading