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Social groups in Northern Ireland

The information below is coming from the Autism Services Directory

Groups listed are those that are found on the Autism
Services Directory
at present. New additions and changes
to the directory are uploaded every 24 hours.

  • NAS Carrickfergus / Newtownabbey Social Group (18 to 30 yrs)
    Contact Address
    59, Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6SA, tel: 02890 687 066, email: northern.ireland@nas.org.uk

    www.autism.org.uk/socialgroups

    Description
    Social Group for people aged between 18 and 30 years at the high-functioning end of the autism spectrum, such as those with Asperger syndrome (AS). The groups are facilitated by a Social Programmes Manager who is responsible for a number of groups in their area. Social Groups are supported by volunteers who are recruited, CRB checked and trained by the NAS. Social Groups are membership groups which meet monthly, and activities are discussed and decided on by group members. Activities can include going to the cinema, meeting up in the pub for a drink, going for a meal, visiting a museum, or meeting up as a group for a chat or to play board games.

    Located address
    BT40


  • NAS Lisburn Adult Social Group
    Contact Address
    Claire Austin, Facilitator, 59, Malone Road , Belfast BT9 6SA, tel: 02890687066, fax: 02890688518, email: claire.austin@nas.org.uk

    http://www.autism.org.uk/socialgroups

    Description
    This social group is aimed at autistic adults. It is a mixed gender group that meet on a monthly basis for a social outing.




  • NAS Mid Ulster/Cookstown Social Group (18 to 30 yrs)
    Contact Address
    NAS Northern Ireland, 59, Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6SA, tel: 02890 687 066, email: northern.ireland@nas.org.uk

    www.autism.org.uk/socialgroups

    Description
    Social Group for people between the ages of 18 and 30 years, at the high-functioning end of the autistic spectrum, such as those with Asperger syndrome (AS). The groups are facilitated by a Social Programmes Manager who is responsible for a number of groups in their area. Social Groups are supported by volunteers who are recruited, ACCESS NI checked and trained by the NAS. Social Groups are membership groups which meet monthly, and activities are discussed and decided on by group members. Activities can include going to the cinema, meeting up in the pub for a drink, going for a meal, visiting a museum, or meeting up as a group for a chat or to play board games.

    Located address
    Cookstown BT80


  • The National Autistic Society Centre, Belfast
    Contact Address
    The National Autistic Society, 59, Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6SA, tel: 02890 687066, fax: 02890 688518, email: northern.ireland@nas.org.uk

    http://www.autism.org.uk/socialgroups

    Description
    A social group for people aged 18 years and above, with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The groups are facilitated by a Social Programmes Manager who is responsible for a number of groups in their area. Social Groups are supported by volunteers who are recruited, ACCESS NI checked and trained by the NAS. Volunteers come from all walks of life. The Belfast group has 3 clubs which meet monthly: a lunch club; social book club; and a cinema/bowling club.

    Located address
    BT1

Autism Helpline Number: 0808 800 4104
Last updated: 27/07/2015 11:26:43