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Lack of autism-specific support in Wales

BBC News reports on the case of a young autistic woman in Wales who was sent to a secure hospital in Brighton, and is now back home with her parents as no other suitable accommodation could be found for her locally. The article meets two other families who are caring for their adult autistic child due to a lack of suitable accommodation. The integrated autism service in Wales is discussed, its aim being to fill the gap between leaning disability and mental health services.

Date added: 22 October 2018