“Using expert training and  development to open up a world of opportunity for organisations and the people they serve.”

Our clients

 Sunderland Empire Theatre 

“We particularly value this relationship as their training comes with the added value of longer term support which has seen the development of our now nationally recognised autism offer which spans beyond Relaxed Performances and into our education offer, engaging thousands of people per year with local families, young people and special needs groups.”


 Newcastle International Airport 

“The training delivered by the Autism and Neurodiversity Academy really enlightening and really helped us to embark on a journey of cultural change across the organisation. We would definitely recommend this course to other organisations.” 

 Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art 

“Our staff were able to get an understanding of what life is like for a person living with autism and neurodiversity. This organisation has supported us in becoming an Autism-friendly venue which led to an accessible programme and a new audience.”


 Durham Community Dental Team 

“This training from the Autism and Neurodiversity Academy has meant that I now have a greater understanding and knowledge of how to best care for our patients with autism and their families” 

Autism and Neurodiversity Academy proudly working with:

> Healthcare


> Transport Services


> Emergency Services


> Education

> Leisure & Hospitality

> Retail & Recreation

> Public Services


> Third Sector


‘Ready-to-purchase’ training packages for employers and service providers, or to better customer service. Read more..


Bespoke training and consultancy options tailored to your needs, including one-to-one coaching and multi-option training delivery. Read more...

Public & Charity Sector Testimonials

“The interactive nature of the training, and the fact that it was really relevant to my role specifically, made this so worthwhile.”  Sunderland City Council


“The Autism and Neurodiversity training is the best I have had in five years in my department.”

Department of Work and Pensions


“This course was really interesting and challenging and will definitely change my practice.”  Sure Start Sunderland


“The training was bespoke to our client group and was able to give advice and explanations to guide and help us work more effectively with our service users… we had lightbulb moments that have directly improved our working practice.”  Henshaws Housing and Support

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