Puzzle Centre

Puzzle Centre

Charity information

Puzzle Centre

Puzzle Centre aims to improve life chances for children with autism and other communication difficulties by helping them to develop vital communication, social and emotional skills in their early years, which can transform their futures. We develop and deliver best-practice early intervention through specialist nursery education and a home-based assessment and support programme. We also provide information and support for families, as well as provide training for parents and professionals.

Founded 2004

  • Mission statement

    We believe that every child with autism or other communication difficulty should have access to prompt, appropriate and high quality education, therapy and support. Our mission is to provide high quality education and therapy for young children with autism or other communication difficulties; to ensure that families receive expert advice and support and to lead the development of best practice early intervention.

  • Aims

    Puzzle Centre aims to:

    • To give children with autism and other communication difficulties the best start in life by helping them to develop vital communication, social and emotional skills in their early years.
    • To give parents and carers of children with autism the knowledge, skills, tools and confidence to meet their children’s needs and help realise their full potential.
    • To give early years practitioners and other professionals the knowledge, skills, tools and confidence to work more effectively with children with autism and other communication difficulties.
    • To help raise national standards in early years autism so that all young children with autism or other communication difficulties have equal access to high-quality early intervention.
  • Overview

    Established: October 2004

    Registered Charity Number: 1141868

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 26

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 01296 711547

    Address: Market House, 14 Market Square, Winslow MK18 3AF

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  • Early intervention for children with autism

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