Applied Psychology Service Parent Helpline
Have you a concern or worry that you'd like to discuss with an Educational Psychologist?
Every Tuesday from 1.30pm - 4.00pm
01522 554673 and ask for Helpline
KIDS is committed to working in partnership with parents. Parents and carers will receive a warm welcome to the creche facilities and will be invited to join the parents support hour, at the beginning or end of each session.
01522 542937 / 07818 594256
The National Autistic Society
The National Autistic Society is the leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families. They provide information, support and pioneering
services, and campaign for a better world for people with
Early Bird - National
EarlyBird is for parents whose child has received a diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and is of pre-school age.
The programme aims to support parents in the period between diagnosis and school placement, empowering and helping them facilitate their child's social communication and appropriate behaviour in their natural environment. It also helps parents to establish good practice in handling their child at an early age, so as to pre-empt the development of inappropriate behaviours.
Early Bird - Lincolnshire
The Lincolnshire NAS EarlyBird Programme is a three month programme which combines group training with individual sessions for parents and their child, using video feedback to help parents apply what they learn whilst working with their child.
Asperger's Syndrome Foundation
The Asperger's Syndrome Foundation is committed to promoting awareness and understanding of Asperger's Syndrome. The Foundation aims to promote high quality support and services, and to enable people with Asperger's syndrome to develop into members of the community who are respected for their contribution and recognised for their unique differences.
Lincolnshire County Council Portage
Portage is a scheme for teaching pre-school children with special educational needs, new and useful skills in their own homes. The basis of Portage is weekly home visiting, with the Portage worker and the parents/carers working together. In Lincolnshire, there are 8 Portage Services each supported by a regional branch of the National Portage Association.