The Metropolitan region is serviced as per government boundaries. Each metropolitan region team consists of ASD Consultants and ASD Facilitators who provide support within educational settings.
Eligibility for services:
To access Autism SA (no fee) services individuals must be a registered client of Autism SA and verified as a student with a disability by the appropriate schooling sector.
To register as a client, the individual must have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder from the Autism SA’s diagnostic team or another recognised multi-disciplinary agency or group of professionals. The Autism SA diagnostic team must sight copies of the diagnostic reports from the other professionals. To register the individual or parent/ legal guardian must sign consent for services form at Autism SA.
Autism SA can also provide a Tailored Package of support. Please contact the Training & Consultancy Coordinator on 0401 784 404 or email@example.com for a quote.
Access to Services:
The service can be accessed by schools by completing the online Request for Services form.
Although individuals may meet eligibility for services, a waiting period for these services may apply.
Specialised Support Services can provide services to any Department of Education (DECD), Catholic (CEO) or Independent (AISSA) school within the metropolitan regional boundaries prescribed by the Ministerial Advisory Committee: Students with Disabilities.
The metropolitan area is divided into 5 regions as per the SA Government Regions. Please see below the Consultant for your region:
South - Lexie Dryden
East – Sarah Stubbs
Lower North - Sarah Stubbs
West - Louise Williams