Jigsaw School provides education for children aged 4 to 19 years, each working on an individualised programme designed around a broad and varied curriculum that focuses on developing communication and life skills.
You can find out more about Jigsaw School at www.jigsawschool.co.uk.
Jigsaw+ Adult Services tailors bespoke flexible learning plans for adults aged 18+. The service supports clients to make positive, personal choices that enhance their wellbeing, independence and social inclusion.
You can find out more about Jigsaw+ at www.jigsawplus.co.uk
Autism is a condition that impairs a person’s natural instinct to communicate and form relationships. A person with autism will typically withdraw into a world of their own. The degree to which each person is affected varies, but the following characteristics are common:
• Difficulty with social relationships
• Difficulty with verbal and non-verbal communication
• Lack of imaginative play
• Resistance to change in routines
• Repetitive behaviour
• Sensory impairment