Vision and Mission

Vision

Autistic people (or people with Autism Spectrum Disorder - ASD) in Australia will:

  1. live as independently as they can; and
  2. choose and achieve their personal goals and aspirations.

All Australians will:

  1. remove barriers to the participation and achievement of autistic people (or people with ASD), their families and carers;
  2. recognise and value the contributions that autistic people (or people with ASD), their families and carers make to their community;
  3. respect and appreciate the diversity that autistic people bring to their community and to the nation; and
  4. ensure autistic people (or people with ASD), their families and carers can receive, in a timely manner, the education, treatment, services, support, protections, participation and opportunities that they need.

Mission

Autism Aspergers Advocacy Australia will:

  1. advocate nationally for progress towards our vision;
  2. educate and inform people in Australia about Autism Spectrum Disorder; and
  3. monitor and report on issues and outcomes relating to autistic people (or people with ASD) and their associates.