The CAN Network is all about Autism. It is for people who have Autism. It was advertised on the radio today. Irish Autism Action brings help to those affected by autism. Autism affects the development of the brain. People who are diagnosed with autism have difficulties in communication and forming relationships with people. Irish Autism Action has found a study that 1 in 100 people are diagnosed with Autism.

The Social Skills for Autism app has been developed by the Shine Centre for Autism in Cork and is designed to assist children and teenager to navigate the social world that surrounds them. The app is based on Shine hugely successful PALS programme and will be available to the worldwide autism community once it is launched next week.

To learn more about the app please visit

There is a network of association around Ireland that help people who have Autism. To find out more information check out the following websites