About Altogether Autism

Altogether Autism ”He puna korero – He puna atawhai”, is an innovative New Zealand-wide disability information and advisory service providing quality, evidence-based and timely information, support and professional development to autistic people, their families/whānau and professionals.

The word coined in te reo Māori for autism is ‘Takiwātanga’. It is a derivation of the phrase for autism: “tōku/tōna anō takiwā” – “my/his/her own time and space”.

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