Advocates for Autism

Focus on what our children can achieve and not on their disability!

Aiming to make a difference in the lives of local children by promoting an awareness and understanding of autism.

Welcome to Advocates for Autism

a beacon of support and compassion dedicated to fostering the growth and progress of children on the autism spectrum. As a registered charity, our unwavering commitment is to empower and uplift our extraordinary children, guiding them towards a future of increased independence, confidence, and seamless integration into their communities.

At Advocates for Autism, we recognize the unique challenges faced by children with autism and understand the importance of tailored interventions that cater to their specific needs. Our organization is driven by a passionate mission to create a nurturing environment where every child can flourish and reach their full potential.

Help Support Advocates For Autism

There are many ways you can support us

Donate to our GoFundMe

We participate in many fundraising activities throughout the year, and would be most grateful for any support or donation to help us in this endeavour please. Any donation would be most gratefully received.

Become a Member

We want our children to be active members of our community, form real friendships, grow in confidence, be independent and be the best they can be. By becoming a member, you're supporting AFA & helping to achieve this

Follow Us

We're always out and about, from days out to craft fairs, coffee mornings, and loads more, there's not a quiet week in the AFA calendar! Why not share the love and support our pages by liking and sharing to your friends and family?

Our Latest News & Updates

The latest on what we're up to

Piracy at Pirates Cove!!!

Piracy at Pirates Cove!!! Ahoy, me hearties! Gather 'round for a tale of adventure and merriment on the high seas of Pirates Cove in Courtown. Our crew of brave souls from Advocates for Autism set sail for a morning filled

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Kidzone Gorey Happy Birthday smiles and fun!

Nothing like a birthday to bring out the kid in all of us and this Sunday we celebrated with birthday boy Scott who was four!  We had an absolute blast, lots of new members arrived which was amazing and the

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Happy Days at Happy Trials….

Wow what another amazing day at Happy Trials Therapeutic Riding School,  in Davidstown all the kids had the best time! Thank you so much olive, Dave and family for yet again another wonderful experience. Everyone left extremely happy and calm

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Happiness at the Heritage Park

Fun and frolicking was the name of the game today at the Heritage Park in Wexford.  The kiddos took part in some panning for gold, learned how to do some weaving (just in case we ever need to build our

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Happy days in Gorey Park!

Some of the children met today at Gorey park to spend some time with their friends over the midterm mammies got coffee and had a catch up to!   Friendships were developed and solidified,  dizzying times were had by some. A

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Sunday Funday @ Kidzone, 12 February

Sunday Funday @ Kidzone 12 February, Sunday 09:30-11:00   Event by Advocates for Autism - AFA at Kidzone   Duration: 1 hr 30 min Public  ·   Sunday Funday at Gorey Kidzone, 12th of February from 9:30am to 11am, €5

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