Out and About - Specialist Support to People with AutismAutism Initiatives
Meeting the individual needs of people with autism by providing specialist support to access activities in the community. It provides with: 1:1 or 2:1 Support Worker/s, Access to Transport, Support to access recreational activities, Support to and from day opportunities/school/work, Support with your health and wellbeing, Opportunities for social interaction, Support with communication skills, etc.
You can self refer, or we can accept referrals from a variety of sources including Health Trusts, GPs and Universities / Colleges. You must have a diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC) or currently be awaiting an assessment for an ASC. You must have funding from your Local Authority, HSC Trust (Northern Ireland) or HSE (Ireland) or be willing to self-fund the service. Our services are available for ages from 5 years to adult.