Autism Advisory & Intervention Service (AAIS)

The Autism Advisory and Intervention Service (AAIS) is a regional service that provides advice and support for pupils with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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Referrals to AAIS are made by the school’s Educational Psychologist.

Contact Us

AAIS can be contacted Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm using the telephone numbers below.


Telephone No  

Armagh Office

028 3831 4471

Ballymena Office 

028 2566 1480

Belfast Office

028 9078 4230

Dundonald Office  

028 9056 6392

Omagh Office

028 8225 4552

Celebrating Me Series

Supporting a Pupil’s Understanding and Acceptance of an Autistic Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis.

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Celebrating Me Videos


Guidance and Resources for Children with Autism

Sensory Bytes Series

AAIS The Nervous System

AAIS Quick Fixes

AAIS Dots and Squeezes

AAIS Exercise Bounce

AAIS Time Out

AAIS Chewies

AAIS Fidgets

AAIS Essential Oils

Online Resources

Intervention for pupils referred to AAIS will continue using a blended approach.

Training to parents and professionals is available online.

We are continually adding to our resource bank and online training compendium which is available to all parents and professionals.

We encourage you to access this area and check regularly for any updates.

Home Learning Support

AAIS Early Years - Routines

AAIS Early Years - Social Communication

AAIS Early Years - Transition to School

AAIS Primary - Maintaining a Routine

AAIS Primary - Movement & Breaks

AAIS Primary - Emotional Regulation

AAIS Post-Primary - Staying Safe: dealing with COVID-19

AAIS Post Primary – School Counsellors

AAIS Post-Primary - Stepping Up: Making College Work

AAIS - Moving on Up Transfer Support Pack

Last updated: 06/05/2022