The primary years are a critical phase in a child’s development | The ASDESI program can help your family navigate your way through these challenging times.

The Autism Spectrum Disorder Education Support & Information (ASDESI) program provides coordinated programmes including an eligibility assessment, early intervention, respite, and social support for children (6 to 16 years) with ASD and other neurodevelopmental disorders as well as their families within the Wingecarribee Region.
The program focuses on education, development of social skills and emotional wellbeing. Working in partnership with individuals, other organisations, families and the community giving you and your child the specific skills, resources and networks you need helping navigate your way through the difficulties experienced as your children grow.


The primary years are a critical phase in a child’s development |Know your strengths and abilities.

The ASDESI program is funded by the 4K and implemented by Interchange Australia and provides services and supports within the Wingecarribee Region which focus on social and emotional wellbeing, helping children, aged 6 to 16 years, with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other Neurodevelopmental Disorders as well as their families gain an understanding of their world so they can function comfortably within it.  

The Therapeutic Benefit of Animals

The Interaction between animals and humans has been proven to increase brain chemicals that decrease blood pressure and initiate relaxation. People with sensory disabilities have been seen communicating more easily with an animal, their experiences with animals encourages them to communicate further in their future interactions with humans. Animal’s assist people with autism and have been used as tools to learn vital communicational and social skills such as empathy and expressing love