National Autistic Society Autism Accreditation


The NAS Autism Accreditation programme provides autism-specific quality assurance for hundreds of organisations throughout the UK and across the world. By providing a unified standard of excellence and a systematic framework for continuous self-examination and development, we aim to continuously improve the quality of service provision for autistic people.Autism Accreditation is an internationally-recognised process of support and development for all those providing services to autistic people.

Northern Counties School first achieved Autism Accreditation in  November 2013 and we were reaccredited in January 2017. Our Lead Practitioner for Teaching – Autism is also an assessor so visits other schools on behalf of the National Autistic Society.

Please click on the link below to see our latest accreditation report:

Northern Counties School Accreditation Award Panel Report 2017