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Autism Advocacy Service

We are a charity ran for and by Autistic adults without intellectual disabilities (also known as those with High Functioning Autism or Aspergers Syndrome). We now offer an advocacy service for Autistic adults within the Nottingham/shire area. An Advocate can support you with issues/situations where you are struggling to get your voice heard, this can include (but not limited to):

  • Benefit applications, assessment & appeals
  • Complaints
  • Negotiating reasonable adjustments (whether this is in employment, education, healthcare .etc)

Advocates are not support workers, and cannot work with individuals on a long term supportive basis. We encourage you to get in touch if you're unsure about whether advocacy is appropriate for you, as we'd be happy to point you in the right direction if we cannot help.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Advocacy Team
Telephone
0115 888 3223
E-mail
advocacy@autisticnottingham.org
Website
Autistic Nottingham's Website
Notes

We mostly deal with enquiries via email, but we have a variety of communication methods to suit clients needs such as video calls, skype instant messenger, phone calls and face to face. Please let us know what is best for you and we shall try to accomodate.

Where to go

Name
Antenna Media Center
Address
9A, Beck Street
Nottingham
Postcode
NG1 1EQ
Notes

Whereas this is our registered business address, and we can offer meetings here, we do not hold permanent residence at the building so we do not advise dropping in without prior bookings.

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
0.00 Free Sessions available, Conditions Apply
Details
These sessions are free to diagnosed Autistic adults. We offer advocacy to undiagnosed adults only if they require an advocate to support them in the process of getting an assessment referal.

Availability

Age Ranges
Adults
Referral required
No
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