The National Autistic Society's EarlyBird and EarlyBird Plus are training programmes offering support and guidance for parents and carers of young autistic children. The EarlyBird Centre trains teams of professionals with experience of autism in the licensed use of the programme and its supporting materials: this list is updated regularly. If you wish to contact any of the teams listed below, please contact the EarlyBird Centre on 01226 779218 or email earlybird@nas.org.uk.

Scotland

Dumfries & Galloway (1)
Falkirk (1)
Fife (1)
Highlands (1)
Inverclyde (1)
North Lanarkshire (1)
Perth & Kinross (1)
South Lanarkshire (1)

Central and Northern England

Buckinghamshire (1)
Milton Keynes

Cambridgeshire (3)
Huntingdon / Peterborough / Wisbech

Cheshire (2)
Chester / Halton & Widnes

Cumbria (2)
NHS-LEA / North and East

Hertfordshire (1)

Lancashire (6)
Blackburn / Blackpool/ Bolton / Lancaster / West / Wigan

Leicestershire (1)
Leicester City LEA

Lincolnshire (2)
Scunthorpe / Louth

Manchester (3)
Ashton-under-Lyne
Salford
Trafford

Merseyside (3)
Liverpool / St. Helens / Wirral

Norfolk (2)
Norfolk, West / Norfolk, East / Thetford

North East (12)
County Durham / Darlington / Gateshead / Hartlepool / Middlesbrough / Newcastle / North Tyneside / Redcar & Cleveland / Stockton-on-Tees / South Tyneside / Sunderland / Tees

Nottinghamshire (1)
LEA

Shropshire (1)

Staffordshire (4)
Leek / Staffordshire / Stoke on Trent

Suffolk (3)
North / Bury St Edmunds / Ipswich

Warwickshire (1)
Oak Wood Special School

West Midlands (9)
Birmingham (6) / Coventry / Dudley / Wolverhampton

Yorkshire (10)
Barnsley / Beverley / Bradford / Calderdale / Doncaster / Hull / Keighley-Airedale / Leeds / North Yorkshire / West - Wakefield

London and Southern England

Berkshire (4)
Bracknell Forest / Reading / Slough / Wokingham

Buckinghamshire (2)
Buckinghamshire (county-wide)
Milton Keynes

Essex (1)
Ilford

Hampshire (7)
Alton / Basingstoke / Farnborough / Gosport / New Forest / Portsmouth / Winchester

Kent (11)
Bexley / Canterbury / Darenth / Dartford / Gravesend / Hythe / Maidstone / Margate / Mid-Kent / Swanley and Sevenoaks / Tonbridge / Sittingbourne

London (25)
Barnet / Bromley / Camden / Ealing / Enfield / Greenwich / Hackney / Haringey / Harrow / Hillingdon / Hounslow / Islington / Kensington & Chelsea /Kingston Upon Thames / Kingston and Richmond (joint) Lambeth / Lewisham / Merton (2) / Newham / Redbridge / Richmond / Southwark / Tower Hamlets / Wandsworth

Surrey (1)
County Council

Sussex (2)
Chichester / Worthing

Wales and South West England

Avon (1)
Bristol

Channel Islands (2)
Guernsey
Jersey

Cornwall (1)

Devon (2)
Exeter / South

Dorset (3)
Weymouth / Poole / Bournemouth

Gloucestershire (1)
Gloucestershire South

Herefordshire (1)
Hereford

Oxfordshire (1)
LEA

Somerset (1)
West

Wiltshire (2)
Swindon
Trowbridge

Wales (13)
Caerphilly / Cardiff / Carmarthen / Ceredigion / Conwy / Bridgend / Merthyr Tydfil / Neath Port Talbot / Pembrokeshire / Rhondda Cynon / South Gwent / Swansea / Wrexham & Flintshire

Overseas

Brunei (1)
Denmark (12)
Germany - British Forces (1)
Gibraltar (1)
Ireland (33)
Japan (1)
Luxembourg (1)
New Zealand (1)
Russia (7)
South Africa (1)
United Arab  Emirates - Dubai (1)

EarlyBird plus licensed teams

 

Scotland

Aberdeen (1)
Dumfries & Galloway (1)
Fife (1)
Inverclyde (1)
Shetland Islands (1)
South Lanarkshire (1)

Central and Northern England

Buckinghamshire (1)
Milton Keynes

Cambridgeshire (2)
County / Peterborough

Cheshire
Chester

Herefordshire (1)

Lancashire (4)
Bolton / Preston / Rochdale / Wigan

Leicester (1)
LEA

Lincolnshire (5)
Grimsby / Louth / LEA / Scunthorpe / South

Manchester (1)
Salford

Merseyside (4)
Liverpool / St Helens / Wirral (2)

Norfolk (2)
Great Yarmouth / Kings Lynn

North East (11)
County Durham / Darlington / Durham / Gateshead / Hartlepool / Middlesbrough / Newcastle / North Tyneside / Redcar and Cleveland / Stockton-on-Tees / Sunderland

Shropshire (1)

Staffordshire (2)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent

Suffolk (1)
Ipswich

Yorkshire (6)
Barnsley / Bradford / Doncaster / Hull / North 

West Midlands (3)
Birmingham / Shropshire / Wolverhampton

Wales and South West England

Avon (1)
Bristol

Devon (1)
South

Dorset (6)
Bridport / Bournemouth / East / North / Poole / Weymouth

Gloucestershire (2)
County / South

Oxfordshire (1)
LEA

Somerset (2)
Taunton / Weston-Super-Mare

Wiltshire (2)
Swindon / Trowbridge

Wales (13)
Bridgend / Caerphilly / Cardiff & Vale of Glamorgan / Carmarthen / Conwy / Denbighshire  / Gwent / Merthyr Tydfil / Monmouthshire / Neath Port Talbot / North Conwy / Pembrokeshire/ Rhondda Cynon Taff / Swansea / Wrexham

London and Southern England

Berkshire (4)
Bracknell / Slough / Windsor and Maidenhead / Wokingham

Buckinghamshire (2)
County / Milton Keynes

Kent (6)
Dartford & Swanley / Folkestone / Hythe / Margate / Swale / Tonbridge

Hampshire (2)
Farnborough / Aldershot

London (17)
Camden / Croydon / Ealing / Greenwich / Hackney / Harrow / Hillingdon / Hounslow / Kingston / Lewisham / Merton / Newham / Redbridge / Richmond / Tower Hamlets / Westminster

Surrey (1)
County Council

Sussex (1) 
West Worthing

Overseas

British Forces Cyprus (1)

British Forces Germany (1)

Brunei (1)

Denmark (6)

Gibraltar (1)

Greece and Crete (2)
Athens / Thessaloniki

Japan (1)

Ireland (9)
Dublin (2) / Galway / Kerry / Limerick (2) / Meath / Sligo / Tipperary / West Limerick / Cork North

Slovenia (1)

South Africa (1)

Channel Islands (1)
Guernsey