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Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

The National Autistic Society - Helpline

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
393-395 City Road, National Autistic Society, London, EC1V 1NG
Telephone number:
020 7833 2299
Email address:
Service description:
The National Autistic Society Helpline can:

Answer general questions about autism and Asperger syndrome - for example, we can talk through what the condition is, how it might affect someone, and suggest strategies to help.

- Talk through options available to people with autism and Asperger syndrome.
- Talk through support options available to family members.
- Tell you about local services.
- Refer you on to other organisations that may be able to help you.
- Send you information in the post or by email about all of these things.
Most frequently asked questions:
- How to get a diagnosis for a child or adult
- How to help with a child’s behaviour
- How to access respite
- How to get extra help at school
- How to get help with employment
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Languages:
English
Opening hours:
Monday 10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00
Thursday 10:00 - 16:00
Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Autism
Referral route:
  • Contact Service Direct
  • Referral By General Practitioner (GP)
  • Referral By Health Professional
Last updated on:
24/04/2017

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