Autism Service Directory

Family Services Development Project

Multiple providers

Main information

Type of service: Family support and information services

A National Autistic Society project for Greater Manchester and a point of contact for anyone who needs information about autism or related issues and can direct people to the relevant statutory services and voluntary agencies that offer support in local areas. The project supports the development of local services for families, carers and people with autism or Asperger syndrome through the Autism Services Development groups in each of the 10 local authorities in Greater Manchester. These multi-agency groups, which include parent representatives, are looking at ways of developing better services for all people with autism. There is a quarterly newsletter which is available on the website.


Age: For people of any age

Aimed at: Adult , Adult sibling, Parent/carer of a child, Parent/carer of an adult, Partner

Gender: All genders

Registrations & Approaches

Specialisms: Exclusively autism specific

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The consortium is a partnership between the ten authorities of Bolton, Bury, Manchester, Oldham, Roc...

Greater Manchester Autism Consortium

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The National Autistic Society is the UK’s leading charity for autistic people. Since 1962, we’ve been transforming lives, changing attitudes and helping to create a society that works for autistic adults and children. We transform lives by providing support, guidance and practical advice for the 700,000 autistic adults and children in the UK, as well as their three million family members and carers

The National Autistic Society

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You can contact us by phone email or post.

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Mari Saeki / Debbie Waters - Project Officers

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0161 998 4667

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