Useful Info/Links

Autism Contacts

The National Autistic Society
www.autism.org.uk
helpline 0808-800-4104 from 10.00am -4.00pm Monday - Thursday and 9.00am- 3.00pm Friday

Regional Office. NAS Scotland, Central Chambers, First Floor, 109 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6LL
Telephone: 0141-221-8090

Scottish Autism
www.scottishautism.org
General enquiries: 01259-72044 or email autism@scottishautism.org
Head Office. Scottish Autism, Hilton House, Alloa Business Park, Whins Road, FK10 3SA

Autism Network Scotland
www.autismnetworkscotland.org.uk

Autism Strategy Website
www.autismstrategyscotland.org.uk

Autism Resource Centre Glasgow
(For young people / adults 14+)
Address: Autism Resource Centre, c/o Centre for Sensory Impaired People, North West Social Work Services, 17 Gullane Street, Partick, Glasgow, G11 6AH

Telephone Number: 0141-276-5252

Strathclyde Autistic Society
Address: Abercrombie Business Centre, 279 Abercromby Street, Glasgow G40 2DD
Telephone: 0141-201-6247
email: info@autismstrathclyde.org

 Counselling Directory - Carers Support                                                                                                                      http://www.counselling-directory.org.uk/carers-support.html

National Autism Centre - http://www.nationalautismcenter.org/resources/for-families/

Sesame Street Autism Resources - http://autism.sesamestreet.org/

Reduce the Noise - https://www.retailmenot.com/blog/sensory-overload-while-shopping.html

Academic Accomodation Resources - http://www.washington.edu/doit/accommodation-resources-autism-spectrum-disordersasperger-syndrome

Temple Grandin's Teaching Tips - https://www.iidc.indiana.edu/?pageId=601

Estate Planning for Parents of Children with Autism - https://www.justgreatlawyers.com/estate-planning-for-parents-of-children-with-autism

Carers Centres

There are a number of carers centre locally which can offer different help and support.

Glasgow West Carers Centre
Address: 1561 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G13 1HW
Telephone: 0141-959-9871
email: westcarers@volunteerglasgow.org

Glasgow Northwest Carers Project
Address: c/o Social Work Offices, 35 Church Street, Glasgow, G11 5JJ
Telephone: 0141-276-1066
email: caresnwprojectsw.glasgow.gov.uk

Carer Organisations

Shared Care Scotland
www.sharedcarescotland.org.uk
Address: Unit 2, Dunfermline Business Centre, Izatt Avenue, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 3BZ
Telephone: 01383 622462
email: office@sharedcarescotland.com

 

Other Organisations / Info Sites           

Legal Resources for Special Needs
Keeping Disabled Persons Safe While Remodeling
Creating a Home Where Your Disabled Child can Thrive
Teacher Resources for Special Needs
Disaster Preparedness for Special Needs
Home Accommodations for Special Needs

https://niftybenefits.com/seniors-guide-healthy-eating/

http://www.abbeycarefoundation.com/alcohol-drug-rehab/murdostoun-clinic/

https://www.southbayresidential.com/wheelchair-accessible-home-modifications.php

https://www.thesimpledollar.com/home-ownership-for-people-with-disabilities/
Disability Resources from the Department of Labor
Tips for Disabled Persons to Declutter and Organize their Home

Low Vision Internet Gateway
Managing Sensory Processing Issues At Home
Cleaner Indoor Air & Chemical Sensitivities
Disabled Home Modification Checklists and Funding
Home Modifications and Selling Your Home
Special Needs Safety Around Construction Sites
Renters’ Rights for People with Disabilities
Moving for Seniors and People with Disabilities
Guide to Finding Credible Medical Advice 

https://www.retirementliving.com/stair-lifts

https://householdquotes.co.uk/sensory-overload/

https://www.ukat.co.uk/ - UK Addiction Treatment Centres

Financial Planning for Special Needs                                                                                                               

 St James's Place Foundation                                                                                                                                          www1.sjp.co.uk/about-st-james-place/our-responsibilities/st-james-place-foundation                                                                                                       

Counselling Directory                                                                                                                                                  www.counselling-directory.org.uk                                                                                                                               

Care Inspectorate
www.careinspectorate.com
Address: Compass House, 11 Riverside Drive, Dund    
Telephone:  01382207100
Email: enquiries@careinspectorate.com

Children in Scotland
www.childreninscotland.org.uk
Note: The Enquire Service is particularly interesting

Govan Law Centre
Note: Lots of advice on different things
Address: 47 Burleigh Street, Govan, Glasgow, GS1 3LB
Telephone: 0141 440 2503

Self Directed Support in Scotland
www.selfdirectedsupportscotland.org.uk
 

In this section we hope to build up a range of useful contacts for all our parents / carers and service users.

If you have any ideas or good contacts you would like us to add please get in touch.