Family Support

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The Family Support Service aims to increase the self-esteem and confidence of parents and carers by empowering them with knowledge and understanding of autism to improve quality of life for their family. See Real Stories

We’ll provide a listening ear and specialist advice from staff who are trained and experienced in autism.  The Family Support service offers:

  • Drop-in Autism Surgeries
  • Parent Coffee Mornings
  • Information helpline
  • One-to-one appointments
  • Advocacy at education, health and social care meetings

We can support with a range of issues including:

  • Support with understanding a new diagnosis
  • Support at school
  • Education, Health and Care Plans
  • Positive Behaviour Support
  • Associated difficulties such as anxiety, toileting, eating, sleeping