ABC is Dimensions’ specialist national consultancy service for, providing Early Intensive Behavioural Intervention (EIBI) consultancy to families. ACCT is a parent-led support group for children and families affected by Asperger's syndrome or high functioning Autism in Sheffield. Siblings are welcome too. We also host weekly term time drop-in-sessions and coffee mornings and monthly meetings for parents and carers. The first, main aim of the charity is to counsel neurotypical persons whose lives are in distress or upset as a consequence of their experience with their Asperger’s SyndromeI am Sharon Walker and I am the Family Support at Alfreton Park Special School. A support group for families who have a child/young person with an additional need. The group encourages informal peer to peer support, information sharing and training, empowering families to make positive life choices to achieve best outcomes based in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. A small, friendly group of parent/carers who have children/young people with ASD/ADHD and/or other hidden disabilities who meet once a month term time to drink tea, eat cake and support each other.
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Sometimes we have a visiting speaker to offer advice or talk about their services. The IRIS Project is a one-stop shop offering information, advice and support to parents and carers of children and young people with disabilities based in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. Provides support and information for parents and carers of children with Asperger’s Syndrome. Parents are encouraged to share their experiences and to voice their concerns. . Autism Concern are a Northampton based charity providing Northamptonshire with support, children activities and training for families, parents, professionals and people on the autistic spectrum. We provide help and support to families and individuals affected by autism from across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, surrounding counties and beyond. Part of Leicestershire Local Authority's Specialist Teaching Services. The AOS offers support to children and young people on the autism spectrum aged three to nineteen years, their schools and families. Autism Plus has over 79 years experience of supporting individuals with autism and related conditions to improve their quality of life through innovative care practices. CANadda is a Community Adult Network support group for adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Parent run support group dedicated to improving education and social care provision for children and adults with autism/Asperger syndrome. Carers Trust schemes are a network of 76 local independent charities providing support to carers and the people they care for, often through the provision of flexible breaks.
A group for any parent or carer who finds themselves struggling to get answers and resolve issues that occur with unusual, different, troubled and spectrum children. We are a Leicestershire based charity and dedicated to supporting family carers across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland and work with a diverse population with differing needs. The Learning & Autism Support Team is a generic team made up of specialist ASD teachers and Learning Link Teachers and Speech and Language Teachers, all of whom work directly with schools. The team also has 7 Lead Teachers who support training for schools around Every Child A Reader. Contact a Family provides support, advice and information for families with disabled children, no matter what their condition or disabilityGroup meets monthly, some social meetings, call for latest details or search Facebook for Notts Dads Forum. The group was started over 66 years ago by Deb Allsopp who has two children with special needs. The first meetings were at Deb’s house for coffee and mutual support. Providing impartial information and advice for special educational needs and disability. We offer helpline and face to face support for parents/carers and children/young people. The service will be able to provide impartial, confidential information, advice and support for parents of children and young people with SEN or disabilities, young people and children with SEN or disabilities about education, health and social care. Derbyshire Carers Association provides support, advice and information for carers. We provide free, confidential and impartial information, advice and advocacy in respect of any aspect of disability to people with disabilities and impairments, their carers, friends and families as well as professionals and students. Is a parent's support group run by volunteers with no outside funding.
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It was set up for the families of children and young adults with an Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Asperger's Syndrome and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Fairplay supports children and young people with disabilities and additional needs, and their families, across North Derbyshire. Forward Thinking Movement and Dance (FTM Dance) is a non-profit organisation offering weekly Dance, Drama and Music sessions for children and young people with Special needs and disabilities in Leicestershire. Friends9support is the former Friends Together support group. It is for parent carers of disabled children in Bassetlaw. You do not need a diagnosis to attend. Many of the parent carers have children on the autism spectrum or with ADHD, but other disabilities are represented as well. Grantham Autistic Information Network. Supporting parents and carers of children with autism in Grantham and beyond. GAPS provides advice, information and support to parents who have children with autism or whose children are being assessed for social communication differences across East Midlands. Include is a short-term tenancy support service for adults with autism and asperger syndrome. Include offers housing-related support to tenants and homeowners who have Autism/Asperger syndrome aged 66 and over, who need support to live independently within Nottingham City. Provides information on autistic spectrum disorders (ASDs) with books, DVDs for loan and leaflets/printouts to take away.
Jigsaw is a parent support group for families of children with an ASD aged 5-75 years. The group holds twice monthly support groups at the Salvation Army centre in South Wigston for information about autism and related conditions. Jigsaw is a befriending scheme for children and young people aged 6-65 years on the autism spectrum living in Sheffield. LAAFS is a support group dedicated to offering help, information, care and support to parents and carers of children and young people who have been diagnosed with Autistic Spectrum Disorder. SENDIASS Leicester is an independent service that offers free, confidential and impartial information, advice and support to parents and carers of young people aged 5-75 with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) as well as young people themselves. The Leicestershire Autistic Society (formed over 75 years ago) provides support, information and advice to families and professionals dealing with Autism in Leicestershire, Leicester City and Rutland. A confidential and impartial service which supports parents/carers and children/young people on special educational needs or disabilities (SEND), to ensure they have access to information, advice and guidance on SEND, allowing them to make informed decisions about education. Lincoln ADHD Support Group provides information, support, understanding and guidance to families and individuals affected by Attention Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderThe Lincolnshire Autistic Society champion the rights and interests of all people with autism and aim to provide individuals with autism and their families with the help, support and services that they can access, trust and rely upon and which can make a positive difference to their lives. We offer an information, advice and support service to children, young people with Special Educational Needs and Disability and their parents. Our dream has always been to open a community centred hub which meets the needs of all types of groups in the community. Parent support and coffee, meets monthly at William Lilley Infant and Nursery School, Halls Road, Stapleford, Nottingham, NG9 7FS. Supporting and campaigning for children, young people and adults with an Autistic Spectrum Disrder and their families. Information, support and advice for families, a social group for adults with Asperger syndrome, a regular newsletter for families and professionals, support groups for families and young siblings of people with autism spectrum disord.
If you're looking for anything to do with children's play you've come to the right place! Meetings on first Thursday of the month during termtime at William Gladstone School, Holden Crescent, Newark, NG79 9HU 9. 85-66. 85am. Coffee and a chat on third Thursday of the month from 9. 85am during termtime at Young People’s Centre, Windsor Road, Newark NG79 9HX. Siblings group available. Provides information and advice on matters relating to SEND including: local policy & practice, local offer, SEN education law and related law and guidance on disability, helath & social care, personal budgets. Website, telephone advice and face to face support. The National Autistic Society EarlyBird Programme is a three-month programme for parents/carers of a pre-school (not yet of statutory school age) child with a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder. Nottingham Mencap is a leading local Voluntary Organisation that is dedicated to the service of people with a learning disability or difficulty, and their families and carersThe team supports adults with Asperger’ Syndrome living in Nottinghamshire. We also support their families and carers.
We are a team of social care professionals. The Notts Dads Forum is a group for dads and male carers of children on the autistic spectrum.