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National Autistic Society

The National Autistic Society – NAS – provide information, support and a range of useful services. These services support parents, people with a diagnosis of autism and professionals who support and advise people with autism, including school teachers.  They support people looking for employment and offer befriending and support groups as well as information about benefits including carers benefits and respite.

They also campaign for a better world for autistic people and hold courses, training programmes which raise awareness across society.

Telephone: 02920 629314

Befriending officer

Telephone 2: 01254 888535

Tyne and Wear Office


Website 2:

Helpline: 0808 800 4104

Helpline: 0808 800 4104

Opening Hours
Helpline opening hours:
Monday-Thursday 10 am-4 pm,
Friday 9 am-3 pm (excluding Bank holidays)

Cost: Free

Office 5 Station Lane
Birtley Business Centre
Chester Le Street, Birtley
Tyne and Wear

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Last updated: May 9, 2018

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