The Hub Club: Asperger's Support Group

Who to contact

Address
St Lukes Hub
St Luke's Community Hub
Cluny Square
Southend on Sea
SS2 4AF
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Contact Name
Kate Pipe
Telephone
E-mail
katepipe2@southend.gov.uk

Does your child have a diagnosis of Asperger’s or High-Functioning Autism?  Are they on the waiting list for diagnosis?  Do you feel they need support with socialising? Are you looking for support yourself?

Southend Borough Council’s Early Help Community Team, in partnership with SAFE (Supporting Asperger Families in Essex), have set up a group for young people with Asperger’s/High Functioning Autism and their families in Southend.

This project is currently open to young people aged 10-17 with a diagnosis of Asperger’s/High Functioning Autism, which aims to support them by providing a space where they can be themselves, practice social skills, and spend time relaxing and having fun. We also ask parents/carers to stay at the initial sessions and will provide support for you too.  Siblings are also welcome!

If you think your child and family could benefit, or if you would like more information, please contact Kate Pipe on katepipe2@southend.gov.uk to find out dates for 2018.

 

 

Time / Date Details

When is it on

meetings on second and fourth Mondays of the month 6pm to 7.30pm - please contact for more information

Time of day
Evening

Other Details

Costs

Details

Free

Availability

Age Ranges
10-17
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

Please contact Kate Pipe on katepipe@southend.gov.uk

Local Offer

Description

A support group for children/young people with Asperger's/High Functioning Autism and their parents to come together in a fun, supportive environment.

Contact Name
Kate Pipe
Contact Telephone
07881671848
Contact Email
extreme_elfgrrl@hotmail.com
Local Offer Age Bands
19-25 years
11-16 years
SEN Provision Type
Targeted

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 Last updated: 12 Dec 2019

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