Support Organisations - Autism & Aspergers

23 February 2017


NHS Information
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/autistic-spectrum-disorder/Pages/Introduction.aspx
NHS information on the wide spectrum of Autism and Asperger Syndrome.

The National Autistic Society – NAS
http://www.autism.org.uk
The NAS provide information, support and services to people with Autism or Asperger Syndrome, as well as their families and carers.
Helpline: 0808 800 4104 (lines open Monday – Thursday 10am – 4pm, Friday 9am- 3pm)

Diagnosing Autism
http://www.autism.org.uk/childdiagnosis
Information on child autism diagnosis

NAS Employment Service
http://www.autism.org.uk/living-with-autism/finding-work-or-in-employment.aspx
NAS assist with employment and training service for people with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Autism Care UK
http://www.autismcareuk.com/
Providing specialist support services to individuals with Autism or complex learning disabilities.

Autistic Help UK
http://www.autistichelpuk.com/
Working with anyone with Autism and their families.
Infoline: 0844 414 5426 (lines open Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm)
Email: contactus@autistichelpuk.com

Child Autism UK
http://www.childautism.org.uk/
Support for parents after their child has been diagnosed
Helpline: 01344 882248 (lines open Monday – Friday 10am - 5pm)

Your Relationship
http://www.autism.org.uk/about/family-life/partners.aspx
Information about relationships from Autism UK.

Young Minds

http://www.youngminds.org.uk/for_parents/worried_about_your_child/living_autism?gclid=CNrS4Lnw9rQCFYLHtAodj3oA_A
Offering advice to both concerned parents and anyone who’s child has recently been diagnosed autism or Asperger Syndrome.
Parents Helpline: 0808 802 5544 (lines open Monday – Friday 9.30am – 4pm)

Asperger Syndrome
http://www.asperger-syndrome.me.uk/
Information by and for anyone with a child or adult in the family with Asperger Syndrome.

The Asperger’s Syndrome Foundation
www.aspergerfoundation.org.uk
Information on Asperger Syndrome.
Email: info@aspergerfoundation.org.uk

Aspergernauts
http://www.aspergernauts.co.uk/
Information on living with Asperger Syndrome.

BPS
http://www.bps.org.uk/
Information about chartered psychologists.