Autism/ADHD

ADD WAREHOUSE is an online resource for the understanding and treatment of all developmental disorders, including ADD and related problems.

Charity in Cheshire for people with Autism and their families.

Groups include: Adult Drop In, Film Society, Adult Social group, Parent/Carer Coffee Morning, Youth Group, Fandom Group, Family Fun Night.

Address

Unit 8/9 Brierley Business Centre

Mirion Street

Crewe

CW1 2AZ

Tel: 01270 381273

Email: contact.autisminclusive@gmail.com

Who we are:
We are a team of autism specialist teachers, support assistant & speech & language therapist. Cheshire East Autism Team is part of Children and Families. We provide a service to all schools throughout Cheshire East, offering advice and support to all professionals working with pupils with Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC) or other related Social and Communication Difficulties.
What we do:
We are an education based service. The main role of the team is to support schools in the identification of pupils experiencing social and communication difficulties, autistic spectrum conditions and to meet the needs of individual, named pupils who have been referred to the team. CEAT will work with teachers, teaching assistants, individual pupils, and named pupils to model particular approaches.

Advice service:
CEAT operate an OPEN CONTACT telephone advice service for schools & individuals. The open contact service operates on a Tuesday afternoon during term-time only: 01625 378003
We also have a Resource Library currently based at Sandbach library, which has a wide range of current literature about autism and related conditions and a variety of games, activities and resources which can be loaned to schools or individuals for a moderate annual fee. The annual fee is £10 for an individual, £30 for a LEA school and £50 for other school/organisations. All the monies raised are put towards replacing and buying new stock.
Please note that library visits are an appointment ONLY basis as it is only available Tuesday mornings and Thursday at 9-12.
Appointment number 01270 685960

Address: Clare O’Connor
Tel: 01270 685960

Marks & Spencer has a range of adapted school uniform for ages 2 to 16. The range has been designed in collaboration with The National Autistic Society

Fragile X

Fragile X Syndrome is a genetic condition and is the most common known cause of inherited learning disabilities. In the UK, it affects around 1 in 4000 males, as well as 1 in 6000 females.

Here you will find an introduction to fragile X. If you would like more detailed information about fragile X, including about specific issues like behaviour or educational needs, then you can download the publications. You can also get support and information from the Fragile X Society via the Family Support Workers.

Address: The Fragile X Society
Rood End House
6 Stortford Road
Great Dunmow
Essex
CM6 1DA
Tel: 01371 875 100
Girls and Autism: Flying Under the Radar

This guide aims to: – introduce the debate around autism and gender – identify key issues for girls with autism spectrum conditions – provide practical school-based support strategies – share family, professional and academic perspectives

Space 4 Autism

SPACE4AUTISM was set up by parents in 2005. We are a Voluntary Run Charity and we support the Whole Family by holding monthly parent support meetings/workshops and events, clubs for all ages and a whole lot more – see below for more details. Register on the website to receive upto date information on everything going on at SPACE4AUTISM and beyond.

Join their Facebook page here

Address: Macclesfield,
Cheshire,
SK11 7NJ.