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Autism links in Bury


Parent groups and support groups

Bury Autism/Asperger syndrome Support Group
Contact: Chris Parkinson
Tel: 0161 763 4867


Bury Autism Parent Society
Contact: Joanne & Tony Moran
Tel: 0161 761 0132

Parent Carer forums

Bury Parents Forum

Tel:  0161 641 4585


Advocacy Services

The Bury Advocacy Hub

Bury Advocacy Hub

Mind Wellbeing Centre

3-11 Drake Street


OL16 1RE

Tel: 0161 933 2623:



Bury Advocacy Hub is funded by Bury Council, Bury CCG and NHS England to provide independent advocacy services to the following groups:

  1. Care Act Advocacy (CAA)

  2. Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA)

  3. Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) 

  4. Non Statutory Generic Advocacy 

  5. Informal patients on acute mental health wards

  6. People supported in the community through the Care Programme Approach

  7. Young people at Hope and Horizon units

Counselling services

Respect for All

Respect for All offer counselling and play therapy to people who have learning disabilities, Asperger's, autism spectrum conditions, supporting parents, families and carers.

Tel: 0161 532 4070

helpline number: 0161 532 4075


(the helpline is staffed for 2 hours (times variable) a day, 6 days a week and there is a 24 hour voice mail on also.

If you would like to share the details of a local Autism support group on our website please visit our contact us section & tell us about your group

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