Autism Resources

Autism Books

Resources from the Ballarat Autism Network are now located within the Ballarat Central Highlands Library. You will need to become a member in order to access the wide range of resources.

Please go the  Central Highlands Library website for more information.

ballarat books

Ballarat Books have a fabulous range of books relating to autism spectrum disorder – 15 Armstrong St North, Ballarat. 3350

Supports & Resources

Information for new families and individuals to Ballarat

Welcome Pack for Families – click on link below

Welcome Pack for Adults with Autism -click on link below

Department of Education & Training autism resources:

Planning successful transition to primary and secondary school – Dr Avril Brereton & Kerry Bull

Click here to access the Transition to Primary school planning statement-  ASD primary school transition statement

Click here to access the Transition to Secondary school planning statement-  ASD Transition to Secondary School statement

Autism Awareness resources


Raising Children Network: a complete resource for parents looking for evidence based information on autism

Autism Awareness and fidgets:  sensory fidgets and autism awareness jewellery contact Coral

Chewigem: safe, stylish chewable jewellery, assisting the urge to chew

My Diffability: special needs toys and resources

Sensory Matters: unique sensory products and resources for children and adults with special needs

Sensory Oasis for Kids: sensory products for special kids with sensory needs

The Therapy Store: Autism resources, therapy, educational toys & books for teachers, clinicians, parents & students

The Brainary Interactive: Focusing on learning through technology. NAO Robot – helping kids with autism spectrum disorder

Wendy’s Weighted Blankets: Custom made weighted quilts, blankets and other sensory products.