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Autism links for adults in Oldham

Parent groups and support groups

OSCA Oldham Support Group for Carers in Autism
Contact: Maria Aspin
Tel: 07955719167

Parent Carer forums

Parents in Oldham In Touch (POINT)

Tel:  0161 667  2054


Advocacy Services

Oldham Personal Advocacy (OPAL)

1st Floor OBA Millennium Centre

Featherstall Road North



Tel:  0161 633 5544

Contact:  Angela Clark (Advocate)


Tameside, Oldham and Glossop Mind Mental Health and Wellbeing Support

216-218 Katherine Street,

Ashton-u-Lyne OL6 7AS

Tel: 0161 330 9223


Other support

Early Help Oldham

Early Help is for individuals, households and families that need support to stop issues getting worse or reaching crisis point. The Early Help team works with people to develop skills to be more independent and self-reliant so that they are better able to help themselves. 

Who is eligible?

Anybody who; Lives in Oldham and requires support with any issues they are encountering in their life.

How to access

· Self-referral by anyone living in Oldham by ‘phoning the Early Help phone line


Early Help: 0161 770 6672

Make a referral online: Early Help online referral form


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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