Internet Safety and Autism


This information sheet designed by Autism West Midlands is designed to help you to stay safe online if you have autism. It gives some detailed explanations of why it is important and what can go wrong, as well as some top tips.


This is a great downloadable resource for young people with autism who might want advice on how to stay safe online.

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Unless clearly indicated otherwise, this resource was not created by HeadStart Wolverhampton. While every effort has been made to check it for suitability, HeadStart Wolverhampton is not responsible for its content, or for any other content (comments, advertisements, links) associated with it.

Some of the topics discussed in the linked resources are challenging, and potentially upsetting. If you are a young person experiencing mental health difficulties or other issues highlighted by the resources, please seek the support of a trusted adult. If you need immediate help, please visit this page for information on what to do.