The Communication and Autism Team are an educational service, part of Access to Education, working in schools and settings to support children and young people on the Autistic Spectrum (AS) and its associated difficulties, including the reduction of stress and anxiety amongst children and families with an AS.
Through the application of Autism Education Trust’s National Autism Standards we develop schools capacity to support these children & young people.
The Communication & Autism team is the regional West Midlands Training Hub for the DFE sponsored Autism Education Trust’s Training Programme.
Please visit the Training page for more information.
CAT also support families of Children and Young people on the Autism Spectrum though parent support groups, drop in sessions, Cygnet Training and Youth Groups.
The Communication and Autism Team (CAT) Children Out of School (CHOOS) Service
Please view the animation below to learn more about how CAT CHOOS successfully delivers interim teaching and learning for children and young people who are out of school.