Support

UK Support

   Contact a Family

If you wish to talk to someone directly a great organisation to use is contact a family. They have a free phone helpline and information sheets they can post out on not only benefits but education, support groups and charities that may be of help. The number for their help line is : 0808 808 3555.

 

   Disability Friendly Cinema Screenings

Details of relaxed finale viewings that are suited to people with autism or people that have other disabilities that would otherwise make cinema visits difficult.

 

   Family Fund

Family fund is a national grant organisation offering grants for families with disabled children. They offer grants in the region of £500 for holidays, household goods, equipment or technology to benefit the disabled child and their family.

 

   Little Blue Cup

A charity set up by a dad to help families with disabled children find replacements for much needed, much loved and lost items.

 

 Local Offer in Your Area

This is a list of all the local offers for every LA.

 

   Special Needs Jungle

Parent led information, resources and informed opinion about children and young people aged 0-25.

 

   The National Autistic Society

The National Autistic Society is the leading UK charity for autistic people ( including those with Asperger syndrome) and their families.

 

  Teach Lincs

Offering SEND training to parents and educators. SEND holiday clubs and sensory stimulation sessions.
Phone 01724 343447  Email tracy.cryer@teach-lincs.co.uk

  Whitby Tourettes Support Group

A support group for people with Tourettes and their families.  All information on our local meetings will be posted on their Facebook page. CONTACT – 01947 228204  I  EMAIL – yearinthelifeofautism@gmail.com