Useful Info/Links

Autism Contacts

The National Autistic Society
www.autism.org.uk
helpline 0808-800-4104 from 10.00am -4.00pm Monday - Thursday and 9.00am- 3.00pm Friday

Regional Office. NAS Scotland, Central Chambers, First Floor, 109 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6LL
Telephone: 0141-221-8090

Scottish Autism
www.scottishautism.org
General enquiries: 01259-72044 or email autism@scottishautism.org
Head Office. Scottish Autism, Hilton House, Alloa Business Park, Whins Road, FK10 3SA

Autism Network Scotland
www.autismnetworkscotland.org.uk

Autism Strategy Website
www.autismstrategyscotland.org.uk

Autism Resource Centre Glasgow
(For young people / adults 14+)
Address: Autism Resource Centre, c/o Centre for Sensory Impaired People, North West Social Work Services, 17 Gullane Street, Partick, Glasgow, G11 6AH

Telephone Number: 0141-276-5252

Strathclyde Autistic Society
Address: Abercrombie Business Centre, 279 Abercromby Street, Glasgow G40 2DD
Telephone: 0141-201-6247
email: info@autismstrathclyde.org

 Counselling Directory - Carers Support                                                                                                                      http://www.counselling-directory.org.uk/carers-support.html

National Autism Centre - http://www.nationalautismcenter.org/resources/for-families/

Sesame Street Autism Resources - http://autism.sesamestreet.org/

Reduce the Noise - https://www.retailmenot.com/blog/sensory-overload-while-shopping.html

Academic Accomodation Resources - http://www.washington.edu/doit/accommodation-resources-autism-spectrum-disordersasperger-syndrome

Temple Grandin's Teaching Tips - https://www.iidc.indiana.edu/?pageId=601

Estate Planning for Parents of Children with Autism - https://www.justgreatlawyers.com/estate-planning-for-parents-of-children-with-autism

Carers Centres

There are a number of carers centre locally which can offer different help and support.

Glasgow West Carers Centre
Address: 1561 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G13 1HW
Telephone: 0141-959-9871
email: westcarers@volunteerglasgow.org

Glasgow Northwest Carers Project
Address: c/o Social Work Offices, 35 Church Street, Glasgow, G11 5JJ
Telephone: 0141-276-1066
email: caresnwprojectsw.glasgow.gov.uk

Carer Organisations

Shared Care Scotland
www.sharedcarescotland.org.uk
Address: Unit 2, Dunfermline Business Centre, Izatt Avenue, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 3BZ
Telephone: 01383 622462
email: office@sharedcarescotland.com

 

Other Organisations / Info Sites                                                                                                                           

 St James's Place Foundation                                                                                                                                          www1.sjp.co.uk/about-st-james-place/our-responsibilities/st-james-place-foundation                                                                                                       

Counselling Directory                                                                                                                                                  www.counselling-directory.org.uk                                                                                                                               

Care Inspectorate
www.careinspectorate.com
Address: Compass House, 11 Riverside Drive, Dund    
Telephone:  01382207100
Email: enquiries@careinspectorate.com

Children in Scotland
www.childreninscotland.org.uk
Note: The Enquire Service is particularly interesting

Govan Law Centre
Note: Lots of advice on different things
Address: 47 Burleigh Street, Govan, Glasgow, GS1 3LB
Telephone: 0141 440 2503

Self Directed Support in Scotland
www.selfdirectedsupportscotland.org.uk
 

In this section we hope to build up a range of useful contacts for all our parents / carers and service users.

If you have any ideas or good contacts you would like us to add please get in touch.