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Finding a carer for my autistic son

nads
nads Member Posts: 2 Listener

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  • nads
    nads Member Posts: 2 Listener
    Excuse the error ,its meant to be Hi. Anyway does anyone know the 
    Best place to advertise for a carer,for my autistic son?
  • thespiceman
    thespiceman Member Posts: 6,389 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @nads    Pleased to meet you.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

    I am one of the team of Community Champions.

    We guide, advise and help, plus support members of our community.

    Please have you spoken to the Autistic Society may be to advise.

    https://www.autism.org.uk.

    Helpline 020 7833 2299

    Please if  we can help with anything. Please ask your not alone. We are supportive and offer compassion, empathy.

    Please take care.

    @thespiceman


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  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community Co-Production Group Posts: 12,265 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @nads - Welcome to the community. There's some information here on Scope that may possibly be of some use, or give you ideas about where to get a carer for your son. See: https://www.scope.org.uk/advice-and-support/finding-a-carer-for-your-child/
    Perhaps other parents here may also be able to help. Please let us know how you get on, and if there's anything else we can support you with.

  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,154 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @nads

    Welcome to our online community/family?

    I can see that you have already had some great info/advice from two of my good friends.

    Can I add our details?

    0808 800 3333

    [email protected]

    @steve51
  • Ails
    Ails Member Posts: 2,256 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @nads and welcome to the Community.  It is nice to meet you and thank you for sharing with us.  I hope you find the fab advice above to be useful to you and wish you well in finding a carer for your son.  As @chiarieds has already said, please keep in touch and let us know how you and your son get on.  If we can be of any further help/support to you then please just ask.  All the best.  :smile:
    Winner of the Scope New Volunteer Award 2019.   :)
  • EricaMcD
    EricaMcD Member Posts: 32 Courageous
    Hi @nads and welcome to the Community.  I am another Community Champion.  I would recommend contacting local advocacy charities for guidance locally.  I know that some Councils will put information on their websites about carers organisations that are available to local residents.  Good luck.   
  • Chloe_Scope
    Chloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,557 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @nads, how are things? Just wanted to check in to see if there was anything else we could do to help?
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