Useful Links

The following highly recommended links provide a very informative insight to Autism.
NEW – Autispedia BAAS Magazine ISSUE 4

October/December 2021

Autispedia BAAS Magazine ISSUE 3

July/September 2021

Autispedia BAAS Magazine ISSUE 2

April/June 2021

Autispedia BAAS Magazine ISSUE 1

January/March 2021

Antz Junction > A remarkable organisation that works with the most marginalised people in Greater Manchester. Those with hidden and visible disabilities, barriers to work and community engagement.

ASC – The Breightmet Centre for Autism >

Bolton Autism Diagnostic Pathway >

Bolton Carer Support >

Bolton Community and Voluntary Services >

Bolton Council – Adult Social Care >

Bolton Council Leisure Services >

Bolton GP Federation >

Breaking Barriers >

Community Mental Health Team >

Concessionary Travel Scheme >

Government Guidance to Statutory Authorities on Autism >

Greater Manchester Autism Consortium >

Manchester Mencap >

NAS – The National Autistic Society >

NAS – The National Autistic Society – Interactive Quiz >  ‘Too much Information’ Click on this link to find lots of interesting information about autism and try the interactive quiz.

NAS Manchester Services >

Nextdoor (formerly Streetlife) >

Police Autism Guide 2017 >

Autistic Society Greater Manchester Area (ASGMA) >

The Charity Commission >

A Guide to Understanding the Full Ramifications of Autism Spectrum Disorder – An article by Anna Kucirkova >


One of the most exciting activities we provide for our members is the frequent monthly presentations on a range of topics of interest to our members. In 2017 we had two visits from Dr. Pedro Vital, researcher and lecturer at Bolton University who gave a most interesting presentation on some of the latest research undertaken. Click here to access the presentation.

Life is filled with chaos, and we have to learn how to work and solve problems in the midst of it every day. These interactive lessons give you the opportunity to experience these daily challenges without real-world consequences.

Everyday Life

Open consultation Adult autism statutory guidance>

Gov Doc

Care Act 2014 > Status: This is the original version of the enacted.

Care Act Easy read

Guidance   :-  Care Act factsheets

Pension wise > A free and impartial government service that helps you understand your new pension options.