The Autumn Support Group

The Autumn Support Group

Charity information

The Autumn Support Group

The autumn support group is a registered charity that supports families who care for children and adults affected by autism who live across greater manchester.

Founded 2011

  • Mission statement

    At The Autumn Group our aims are to provide:

    Emotional and Empathetic support to parent/carers and other family members in caring roles specifically in Autism and Aspergers in a warm, friendly and confidential environment:
    To provide advice in all areas of disability including benefits, education and carers rights

    Signposting parents/carers to other sectors passivity and appropriately to gain further practical or specific support

    Access to workshops that focus on gaining information, learning about Autism and other related conditions, Self Advocacy, Counselling, Stress Management and other activities

    To raise awareness regarding Autism Conditions to other sectors and the community

    Socialising, within the group sessions and also in the wider community

  • Aims

    The Autumn Support Group aims to:

    • the autumn support group provide regular support sessions that enable parents and carers to gain information,advice,signposting and meet other families.
    • to work in partnership with other charities and proffessionals to provide meaningful workshops in areas of autism and disability that parents and carers want with no cost to parents and carers
    • to provide opportunties for children and young people affected by autism to attend social acitivity days including sensory discos, soft play, donkey riding, high wiring to name but a few.
    • to provide opportunties for parents, carers and adult family members to attend social nights arranged by the autumn group team such as themed disco nights,lunches,and other activites.
  • Overview

    Established: April 2011

    Registered Charity Number: 1146731

    Board members: 4

    Part time staff: 4

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 07581-103-771

    Address: 9 heppleton road new moson manchester m40 3ly

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