"I have found The Avenue support groups an amazing source of strength." - Claire. "A lovely place to be. Friendly and welcoming. Loads of information and activities for my child." - Sarah.

Run by families for families

The Avenue is a positive, friendly, organisation that understands the highs and lows of living with autism. The Avenue in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire is a not for profit organisation for parents/carers, grandparents and other relatives who have a child with autism in their family. Our vision for The Avenue is to offer services that actively support the family,where our positive support groups are relaxed and friendly, where children with autism and their siblings are welcomed and where knowledge, ideas and experiences are shared.

3 MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS

for support, information, understanding, friendship and signposting. *children always welcome*

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HOLIDAY GROUPS

for entertainment for the children (including siblings). Offering social Interaction & friendship opportunities.

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WORKSHOPS & EVENTS

for knowledge, ideas and experience. Learning everyday approaches for the family

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NEWS

Find out latest information through our monthly newsletters, Facebook, Twitter and Blogs

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AVENUE ‘HANDS’ SERVICES

for home visits (offering individual support), taxi tokens and carer tokens

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More feedback received.....

Through The Avenue I feel so much happier in relation to my child's diagnosis as my concerns are listened to and I am supported with information and ideas. - Zoe
The Avenue is brilliant, always ready to listen and give constructive help. - Pat