[Disclaimer: The groups below are only meant to provide informal support. The information from these groups are not a substitute for professional advice of a legal, medical, financial, psychological, educational or any other nature.
The participants in this group do not provide mental health support, social support, job matching or legal advisory services. We are not a substitute for seeking help from professional service providers and government agencies.
The autistics on this network are not saints with infinite patience and goodness. Many of us are suffering from emotional trauma and stressful personal situations ourselves. Neither are we miracle workers who can solve all problems. Please have realistic expectations when you ask for help in the groups.
By clicking on the links to join the groups below, you acknowledge this disclaimer and indemnify the administrators of this network for any possible damages or complications arising from your participation in this network.]
If you are autistic, do join the SITG Wholesome Chats to meet fellow autistics
∆🎓 Knowledge Groups
Knowledge groups focus on discussing and furthering knowledge and facts.
Life & Biological Sciences – The study of how living beings work internally (excluding biology as applied to human health)
Practical IT & Life Hacks – IT issues, health and personal development issues for lay people
Social Sciences & Cultural Studies – How humans and human civilisation work
Environmental Science & Studies – Mother Nature and humanity’s interaction with her
Fictional Worlds – Understanding fictional worlds and the portrayal of academic subjects in popular media
Engineering (Traditional) – Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Chemical Engineering
History & Archaeology – What humans did in the past; includes extinct species of humans
Language & Linguistics – Languages and the technical details of how they work
Maths & Statistics – Theoretical Discussions on Mathematics
Pure Physics & Chemistry – Theoretical Discussions on the Hard Sciences
Computer Science & Engineering – Programming, Servers, Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity
Space Science – Outer space exploration, technology and knowledge
Transport & Logistics – Transportation and Logistics (including vehicles, warehousing)
Community groups focus on serious discussions rather than socialisation.
Animal Appreciation – Positive sharings about humans’ relationship with animals
Autism Advocacy & Inclusion – default group to join for newcomers wanting serious discussions
Autistic Welfare R&D – for those keen to discuss autism issues in-depth that support the welfare of adult autistics
Changemakers Networking – for those who want to create change together for the autism community
Investing & Business – Making, using, protecting and investing money. Includes Insurance.
Spirituality & Purpose – Intangible spiritual experiences, the reality of the world, the meaning of life etc. [Not for religious debates.]
Sports & Outdoor Games – Sports in general as relating to physical exercise; focusing on events and rules
Caregiver-focused groups focus on supporting caregivers in their life journey including the resources they need to support their dependents.
Caregiver Autism Hub – default group to join for caregivers
看护者自闭中心 – Chinese version of Caregiver Hub. Only Chinese language discussions allowed.
Autism & SpEd Schooling – Schools, tuition, learning for education catering to autistics specifically [Has Pathlight Alumni]
Behaviour & Sensory – Discusses behaviour and sensory issues including how to support autistics experiencing these
Friendship & Romance – How to improve our abilities to make friends and cultivate social relationships
Health, Diet, Fitness – Human health and how we can improve it, including nutrition, diseases and exercise
Mainstream Schooling – Schools, tuition, learning for mainstream education
NS & Total Defense – Serving NS, as well as preparing for emergencies, war, disasters, accidents [Has Autistic NSMEN]
Psychological Wellness – About threats that may cause psychological harm to autistics (e.g. media violence, extremism, bullying) and their caregivers (e.g. depression, burnout)
Work & Independent Living – Autism career and independent living options (e.g. life skills, employability, lifelong learning)