NHS Lothian and partner organisations are running a series of information sessions online for parents/carers of children and young people (up to 18 years old) with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Parents/carers are welcome to attend the sessions even if their children do not yet have a diagnosis.
- Understanding ASD
- Supporting children with ASD in school
- Social stories and emotional regulation
- Sleep management
- Other sources of support and caring for yourself
For a full list of topics and dates, including descriptions of each session, please download the programme: Flyer – Family Info Sessions 2021.
Sessions will run from 6 to 7:30 pm and be delivered on a virtual platform (details will be confirmed on booking). To book, please email FamilyInformationSessions@eastlothian.gov.uk with your name, contact daytime telephone number, which session(s) you wish to attend.
If you are a parent/carer who is struggling please get in touch with us on 0131 665 0135 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to speak to a carer support worker.