Important note: Innovations have been collected from a range of countries. Terminology used reflects the different words used to describe disabilities in those countries, and we recognise that this may be confusing or challenging.

 

Category Title Country Languages Description Link
Training workshop -online, 1/2, 1 and 2 day courses Autism, Sport and Physical Activity (NAS) UK Eng Making sport accessible for people with autism http://www.autism.org.uk/professionals/training-consultancy/courses/sports/sport-two-day.aspx
 

Booklet – online and hardcopy

Autism, Sport and Physical Activity (NAS) UK Eng Making sport accessible for people with autism http://www.autism.org.uk/products/core-nas-publications/autism-sport-booklet.aspx
Competition  

European Competition for Autistic People (Autism Europe ECAP)

Europe Eng Swimming and athletics internation competition – bi-annual www.autismeurope.org.
Social stories Sports social stories UK Eng Includes: losing games, kicking out, waiting in line, winning and losing www.networkautism.org
 

Video

Tips to engage people with autism in sport UK Eng Tips for including autistic people www.networkautism.org
Case study Teaching people with autism to swim UK Eng Swimming tips and advice www.networkautism.org
Online training tool Managing Money (NAS) UK Eng  

Advice for people with autism on managing money, dealing with banking, cash machines, budgeting, debt etc.

http://www.autism.org.uk/about/benefits-care/managing-money.aspx
 

Email and phone support

Welfare Rights Service (NAS) UK Eng Advice for people with autism on social security, benefit entitlement, claim forms, appeals etc. www.autism.org.uk
 

Information pack, video, toolkit

Banking Made Clear (British Institute for Learning Disabilities and Barclays Bank) UK Eng Advice on banking, financial transactions and money management http://www.bild.org.uk/about-bild/ourwork/money-skills/
Online information Managing Money (NAS) UK Eng Managing money advice for people with autism, including benefits, financial advice and services http://www.autism.org.uk/about/benefits-care/managing-money.aspx
Book BASIC college curriculum series UK Eng  

Developing Identity, Strengths and Self Perception for Young Adults with ASD

www.jkp.com
Book BASIC college curriculum series UK Eng  

Turning Strengths into Careers for Young Adults with ASD

www.jkp.com
Research bulletin Middletown Life Skills World Eng Summary of articles from peer-reviewed journals, 2009-2015, on autism and life skills http://network.autism.org.uk/good-practice/evidence-base/life-skills-research-bulletin
Online videos Healthtalk UK Eng People with autism talk about their experiences of life skills  

http://www.healthtalk.org/peoples-experiences/autism/life-autism-spectrum/autism-life-skills