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Autism Bucks

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Useful Links: Autism Dictionary (neurobiological, genetic, and clinical terms) Glossary of terms related to Autism.

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Employment For Young Adults

Numerous agencies in Buckinghamshire can support and guide you. Whether, researching a career path that matches your skill set and interests. Or, looking to start an apprenticeship and taking advantage of a vocational training opportunity. There are trained advocates and personal assistants who can engage with your prospective employer and make ...

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Education For Young Adults

Buckinghamshire is fortunate in having higher education establishments in High Wycombe and Aylesbury (University Campus Aylesbury Vale).  Click here to access a listing of courses available, at University Campus Aylesbury. If your diploma or degree course choice takes you outside the county, be assured that there are support processes in ...

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Young Adults – Advice

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Connect and consult with Connexions about housing needs, your legal rights and money matters. The Connexions services are based in Aylesbury and High Wycombe. A specially trained team of personal advisors are aware of the challenges that autism can present and can guide you and advocate for you, and your family. Or, sign post you in the right direction to help you.

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Young Adults – Support

    Drug & Alcohol addiction support If you are struggling with drugs or alcohol, then Switch Bucks can support you in your recovery. They are a drug and alcohol service for young people. https://www.cranstoun.org    

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Adult Employment

People with autism have valuable skills that can be transferred to the work place. Everyone has a different skills set with different strengths and attributes and these can be focused upon, to help the job seeking process. Useful links: Aylesbury JobCentre Plus High Wycombe JobCentre Plus Chesham JobCentre Plus Jobs ...

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Adult Education

If you want to continue your learning journey there are varied options, with extra support available, upon application. You can recommence your learning journey at any stage in life and explore subjects that you may have wanted to in younger life, but couldn’t specialise at that time. The Open University ...

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Advice For Adults

There is a diagnostic pathway devised by health and social care at Bucks County Council and approved by Bucks Care Managers. General Practitioners have received dedicated training in understanding the pre-cursors for diagnosis and how criteria are met. Please click here to access more information about diagnosis If you decide ...

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Support For Adults

    Autism Bucks Adult Social Group Meetings, where you can meet others with Autism or Asperger’s in a safe environment and: ~Just sit and listen. ~Make suggestions as to what you want from the group. ~Engage in activities, if you wish to.   There are now two adult social ...

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