AUTISM / ASPERGERS
St Helens Carers Centre has a weekly group for parent carers of children with autism/social communication difficulties, every Thursday, 10.00am-12.00pm at our
Carer Club House
Click here to open a pack of information with details of local parent support groups/childrens activity sessions, generic & also specific to autism, plus useful charities that can help and other useful information, or call the
centre and ask for a copy.
Take a look also at the St Helens Council's "local offer" here - enabling parents and young people to see more clearly what services are available for children with special educational needs and disabilities in their area, and how to access them (up to the age of 25)
For adults with autism, - take a look at St Helens Autism & Asperger's Society web page - www.theautismark.org containing useful info. on
autism and details of their drop in sessions and activities. Based at 34 Hall Street, St Helens, 01744 362260.