Peach

The Brackens
London Road
Ascot
Berkshire
SL5 8BE

Tel: 01344 882248

Web: www.peach.org.uk

Peach (Parents for the Early Intervention in Autism in Children) aims to encourage, support and inform parents of children with autism in a variety of ways. The website includes a range of comprehensive information including details on the ABA (applied behavioural analysis) programme.

Peach provides information, support to parents and raises awareness by:

  • Producing a range of information leaflets.
  • Running an advice line which gives advice about ABA programmes, diagnosis and other issues.
  • Providing information and guidance on obtaining support from Local Authorities (LAs).
  • Providing information for preparing cases for special needs tribunals which establish educational needs.
  • Publishing a bi-monthly newsletter Speach, which contains information from members, good practice amongst ABA providers and developments in research.
  • Organising a parent to parent helpline so parents can talk to other parents.
  • Hosting conferences and organising training.
  • Lobbying government at all levels.
  • Peach also provides ABA services and tries to raise awareness of autism and ABA.
  • Peach clinical staff run workshops for tutors and parents.
  • Clinical staff give talks to other professionals to raise awareness and understanding of ABA and autism.
  • Peach offers autism training to schools, universities and other professionals.

Last updated on 19/10/2012