Autism Carers group

Trafford Carers Centre runs a number of activities and support for carers of people with autism. The  autism carers group meets on a regular basis and feeds into the Autism Partnership Board.

Training for carers of people with autism can be provided on request by Trafford Carers Centre. Carers are also welcome to attend the regular training events orgnaised by Trafford Council.

For more information contact Trafford Carers Centre Tel 0161 848 2402

Drop in

A new ‘drop in’ group in Trafford for people living with and those who may be affected by autism.

More information available in the events section.

High-functioning Trafford

Supports parents and young people affected by high-functioning autism/Asper's syndrome.

We hold regular monthly meet-ups where parents can get together for a chat whilst their child can socialise with like-minded others.  Facilities include laptops, xbox, playstations, pool table and craft activities. These sessions are free and siblings are welcome to attend also.

For more info contact:

Tel - 07592 675804
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twitter - @hftrafford

ASGMA parent support group

Offers support and an opportunity for parents from across Greater Manchester to meet up share information and support. The group meets at ASGMA

For more information contact

Greater Manchester Autism Consortium Project

A project funded by the 10 Greater Manchester Authorities. The project which is based in Northenden employs a project officer and a parent participation officer

  • Help line - for people with autism, carers and professionals
  • Support to 10 GM autism development groups   
  • A quarterly newsletter
  • Signposting and information

For more information contact the project at 0161 998 4667