/Our School

Giant Steps Tasmania is a not for profit, independent, registered school and therapeutic centre for children on the Autism Spectrum. It is the only specialised school for individuals with Autism in Tasmania.

Giant Steps Tasmania was established in 1995 by a group of dedicated parents and local community supporters who were committed to ensuring focused and specialised education to suit the individualised needs of children on the Autism Spectrum.

Our Philosophy

Giant Steps believes people on the Autism Spectrum have the capacity to learn and deserve a life which provides acceptance, safety, stimulation, happiness and respect.

Our Vision

Giant Steps aims to make a positive difference in the lives of people on the Autism Spectrum.

Our Mission

Giant Steps’ mission is to provide learning opportunities for people living with Autism so that they can reach their developmental potential, foster authentic connections with others and gain independence.

Our School Climate

Giant Steps provides a safe and reassuring environment that allows our students to develop and flourish. We provide professional services in a warm, fun, and caring educational atmosphere.

Our Community

Deloraine is the perfect location for our school. The fresh air and proximity to the wilderness is ideal for our students.

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