NAS Surrey Branch
The National Autistic Society
Type of service: Local groups
The NAS Surrey Branch is a volunteer-run parent to parent support group with around 1500 members, covering the Surrey County Council area. We offer a variety of support groups, meetings and activities for families with children and adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). Details of all activities are published in the branch newsletter, produced every 2 months. It's free to join - just go to http://www.nassurreybranch.org/membership.html.
We have a range of morning or evening support groups meeting in towns around the county, run by local volunteers. There are also special support groups for: Parents of Girls, Parents of Adults, Dad's Group, Spouses & Partners Group. In addition, we have an online support group. We run occasional courses or speaker meetings, and once a term run an activity for children and young people with autism and their siblings, such as indoor climbing, ice skating and a Christmas party. See our website (address above) for more information..
Age: For people of any age
Aimed at: Adolescent , Adult , Child , Parent/carer of a child, Parent/carer of a young person, Parent/carer of an adult, Volunteer, Young person
Gender: All genders
Registrations & Approaches
Specialisms: Exclusively autism specific
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
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You can contact us by phone email or post.
Sara Truman - Branch Chair