Links

General

NAS Helpline:
NAS Helpline:
www.autism.org.uk/get-involved/about-us/contact-us.aspx

Wyre and Lancaster District Hate Crime project
Funded by the Big Lottery, Lancaster Local Strategic Partnership and Wyre Council and the only project of its kind in the North West, where the hate crime officer works in partnership with the police but is independent of them.
www.wldhatecrime.net/

Education

NAS Education Rights: 0808 800 4102

Special Needs Jungle
www.specialneedsjungle.com

SOS!SEN charity to support statementing, tel: 020 8538 3731
www.sossen.org.uk

Barnados Independent supporters
E mail IndependentSupporters@barnados.org.uk 01772 629470

IPSEA - Independent Parental Special Education Advice
www.ipsea.org.uk

Lancashire Parent Partnership: 0300 123 6706 Monday to
Friday 8am to 5pm information.lineteam@lancashire.gov.uk

Support

NAS Parent-to-Parent line 0808 800 4106
UK-wide confidential service providing emotional support to parents and carers of children or adults with autism

NAS community discussion forum
for people to talk about autism and share their thoughts, questions and experiences. To register go to their home page
community.autism.org.uk/discussions

NAS E-Befriending service
open to anyone age 12+ Care is taken to ensure people are appropriately matched based on age and interest. For more information and an application pack please contact E-befriending@nas.org.uk or call 02920 629314 Mobile: 07920 295911

Local Information

North Lancs Directions Group
North Lancs Directions Group
www.northlancsdirectionsgroup.com

FIND newsletter and service
FIND newsletter and service
tinyurl.com/kcfnmuc

Local Offer
Local Offer
tinyurl.com/mv2e47m

Other support groups

Sunbeams Parent/carer support group based in Bentham. Contact us for further details