Parent and carer support

Autism and Aspergers parent support groups in Bristol

autism support groups

Autism Independence
Autism Independence supports mainly ethnic minority families who have limited access to services and who are from disadvantaged communities. The aim of the group is to reduce isolation and show parents that they are not alone and it is possible for their autistic children to make progress.
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Bristol Autism Support
We run a wide range of support groups and events for parents with autistic children (with or without diagnosis).
Address: Various
Telephone: 07787 452164
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Bristol Parent Carers
This group is for families with children and young adults with disabilities and special needs. Their goal is to work in partnership with authorities in Bristol to shape the services provided for our children and ourselves. Monthly daytime support groups in different locations, and a quarterly evening group.
Address: The Phoenix Enterprise Centre, Russell Town Avenue, Easton, Bristol BS5 9LT
Telephone: 0117 9396645 ext 204
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Butterflies Haven
Butterflies Haven offers support for parents and carers of children and young autistic people, with or without a diagnosis. They run a daytime support group in Keynsham for parents, offering both practical and emotional support.
Address: 1 The Park, Keynsham, Bristol BS31 2BL
Telephone: 01173 290123
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Ohana Play Parent’s Group
This is a group for parents of children with additional needs to meet and discuss issues in a supportive environment. Young children can play in the play area while parents chat (within sight of children). Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. There is no need to book.
Ohana Play is inside Action Indoor Sports, Bamfield Road, Whitchurch BS14 0XA.
Telephone: Elaine on 07813 133394 for more information