Signposting pathways

The West Cheshire Autism Hub has many signposting pathways, as well as the support delivered directly at The Bluecoat, so autistic adults and their families can access the information and advice they need.

Welfare and benefits advice

  • Dial West Cheshire

Managing money advice

  • National Autistic Society

Support around loneliness and isolation

  • Dial West Cheshire
  • Disability Positive
  • Aspire
  • Direct support at the Autism Hub

Support for the homeless or those at risk of becoming homeless

  • Chester Aid to the Homeless
  • ForFutures

Support for those hungry and in need of food

  • West Cheshire Foodbank
  • Mid Cheshire Foodbank

Advocacy services, support to encourage self-advocacy and mentoring services

  • Disability Positive
  • Direct support from the Autism Hub

Autism diagnostic assessment

  • Cheshire and Wirral Partnership (CWP) NHS Foundation Trust

Autism specific advice

  • National Autistic Society (West Cheshire Branch)
  • Cheshire and Wirral Partnership (CWP) NHS Foundation Trust
  • Direct support from the Autism Hub

Employment support

  • Dial West Cheshire
  • National Autistic Society
  • Brain in Hand app

Mental health support

  • Chapter
  • Number 71 Spider Project and Crisis CafĂ©
  • Cheshire and Wirral Partnership (CWP) NHS Foundation Trust helpline

Other services

  • CHAPS
  • Axia ASD Ltd
  • Citizens Advice community
    connectors

A flyer has been put together to highlight the range of different signposting pathways at the Autism Hub.