Autistic Children Embraced (ACE)

Type of service:
Forums And Support Networks
Address:
Kingsley Special Academy, Churchill Way, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN15 5DP
Mobile number:
07756 523728
Service description:

Autistic Children Embraced (ACE) is parent support group in Kettering offering help, support, information and friendship to make life easier for families. They provides speakers, information evenings and private one-to-one consultations with NCC's SEND Support Service (SSS) staff.

Autistic Children Embraced (ACE) is open to anyone who needs help or support. If you suspect ASD, or are waiting for (or already have) a diagnosis of autism then you're welcome to join. ACE tries to help anyone who attends, and if they can't help they will signpost to the correct contact.

The group meets on the second Tuesday of the month (7.30-9.30pm) at Kingsley School in Kettering. For more information, call or text your details to: 07756 523728. If there's no reply, leave a message and ACE will get back to you.

Related Documents:

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  • British Institute of Human Rights - Learning Disability, Autism, and Human Rights - Easy Read (PDF 3.26MB)
  • British Society of Paediatric Dentistry - Advice for Parents of Children with Autism (PDF 419KB)
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  • NCC Local Offer - Autism and ASD Pinterest Board (Link)
  • NCC Local Offer - Autism Information Pack (PDF 723KB)
  • Cost:
    No charge for membership
    Age range:
    0 - 99 years
    Opening hours:
    Tuesday 19:30 - 21:30
    Eligibility criteria:
    • Any Age
    • SEND descriptors
    Referral route:
    • Contact service direct
    Last updated on:
    21/09/2021
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