To provide accessible, affordable, and inclusive education programmes and early intervention to underprivileged children with autism in a positive and empowering enviornment, while focusing on their abilities, not their disabilities and preparing them to enter the mainstream school system.
To run a centre for children with autism from low-income families that combines care, education, and therapy services during normal office hours. This allows parents to remain in, or return to employment. We address two challenges:
Providing care for autistic children
Removing barriers to work for the parents
IDEAS Autism Centre also offers regular occupational and speech therapy sessions such as follows: