Autism Alert Programme
Autism Hampshire’s Autism Alert programme supports autistic people, should they find themselves in any type of contact with the police or other emergency services. There is a wallet card, a car badge and an autism assistant app; all of which are provided free for any Hampshire resident.
For more information or to request a card or the app, please contact theirInformation and Advice team.
Spectra5 Autism Assistant App
The Spectra5 Autism Assistant App is provided in partnership with Hampshire Constabulary. The assistive app is a place to share information about yourself on a mobile device such as your smartphone or tablet so that people can understand a bit about you if you find yourself in a difficult situation or need some help and support.
Who can use it? Autistic adults who live in Hampshire (provided free of charge).
Why use it? The app is designed to help you when you need support from the police or emergency services. It can help you feel safer in situations that you find challenging and enable you to communicate more effectively. Spectra5can also be helpful in your daily life including work, education and leisure.
Please use Spectra5 App form to apply for your Spectra5 app.
Autism Alert – Wallet Card
This yellow card should be carried at all times and shown to the police or emergency services in the case of an incident, enabling them to offer appropriate support and contact a named person listed on the back of the card.