People with lived experience

The lived experience of autism is crucial to developing solutions (apps) that are relevant to, and appropriate for, the autistic and autism communities. You can be involved in our Hackathon teams in a number of ways, as a User Experience (UX) expert, and/or offering your technical skills (such as coding and/or design).

For more information, click on the section below that best describes you.

As person on the spectrum, you are an Autistic User Experience (UX) expert.  We invite you to provide your perspective, advice and experience to help design a solution (app) for the autistic community. 

As a parent, carer or partner of a person on the spectrum, you are a Community User Experience (UX) expert. We invite you to provide your perspective, advice and experience to help design a solution (app) for parents and carers. 

As a person on the spectrum who also has IT or technology development skills, we invite you to share both your perspective as a User Experience (UX) expert and technical skills.