Social care for adults
Autism is a spectrum condition and autistic people vary greatly in their support needs. Some people live independently but others need support with certain tasks or need 24-hour specialist support.
You can find more information about the different support options, where you might live, and how to apply for support, including support for carers by visiting:
You can download the script and useful links for this video presentation by clicking on the PDF link next to the video
Download a template letter to request a Community Care Assessment by clicking on the document box below:
You can find more template letters on a range of issues including related to social care on the Irwin Mitchell solicitors website.
Useful links on the topic pf Care Act assessments