Purpose of the group

A forum to raise awareness and promote the interests of autistic people, including those with Asperger syndrome, their families and carers; and to influence government policy. 

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting:


Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Steve Billingham

Dr Catherine Compton

Dr Aurora Constantin

Jasmine Ghibli

Marion McLaughlin 

Rachel Birch 

Fiona Clarke 

Rachael Davis 

Pauline Grigor

Dr Claire Evans-Williams


The National Autistic Society Scotland - secretary

Scottish Autism - secretary

Autism Network Scotland

Association for Real Change


Scottish Autism

The Richmond Fellowship Scotland

Autism Initiatives

Autism Rights Group Highland

Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service

AMASE (Autistic Mutual Aid Society Edinburgh)

Grampian Opportunities 

Speak Out Advocacy Project

Artlink Edinburgh and Lothians

Lothian Autistic Society

Caern Project Learning Disabilities & Autism Services (Barnardo's)

Highland Cycle Ability Centre

Perth Autism Support

Into Work

TCV Scotland

The Shirlie Project

Tailor Ed Foundation

Disability Shetland

Central Advocacy Partners


Mental Welfare Commission 


Borders Additional Needs 

The Salvesen Mindroom Centre

Nordoff Robbins in Scotland 

Edinburgh Lothian Asperger Society


Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity

Get involved

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Cross Party Groups and GDPR

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