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Media centre

Our media work helps us to increase understanding of autism and raise awareness of our campaigns, fundraising and support services in the UK.

This section contains press office contact details for journalistsinformation for journalists about autism, details of our celebrity supportersposition statements and guidance on how to talk about autism.

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Everything you need to know

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Contacts for journalists

Get in touch with our UK press team, as well as teams from Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
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Find out what's going on in the autism community in the UK and around the world.
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Position statements

Read our position statements on key autism issues and debates, such as causes and interventions.
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Celebrity supporters

Read more about our amazing celebrity supporters, including Alan Gardner, George the Poet and more.

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Notes to editors

Key facts about The National Autistic Society and autism/Asperger syndrome for editors.
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How to talk about autism

Read our guidelines for journalists on writing about autism in a respectful and positive way.

Autism Helpline Number: 0808 800 4104
Last updated: 02/08/2016 14:04:23