England and Wales Police Force Autism Schemes
Here you will find useful information about the types of scheme, each police force in England and Wales offers to members of the public. Remember, if you have any information that could help others, please feel free to send us any information through our live chat facility.
What is Autism?
Autism is a lifelong developmental disability which affects how people communicate and interact with the world. One in 100 people are on the autism spectrum and there are around 700,000 autistic adults and children in the UK.
Autism is a spectrum condition and affects people in different ways. Like all people, autistic people have their own strengths and weaknesses.