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Merton Autism Parent Service (M.A.P.S)

M.A.P.S provide advice and support for parents of children and young people with an autism spectrum disorder.

The service is confidential and is delivered by trained staff and parent advisors. We offer care and understanding and also practical strategies, information and tools in line with best practice.

  • Communication
  • Positive behaviour
  • Friendships
  • Anxiety
  • Sensory issues
  • Sleep
  • and more

We offer support and advice on a range of home and community parenting issues using an established toolkit of resources;

We refer parents to useful websites, local services, apps, parent forums, and parenting courses

We help parents them with practical tools and strategies such as visual communication aids, sleep hygiene, and basic positive behaviour support strategies.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Magda Faltynowicz / Tiggy Astle
Contact Position
(MAPS Project Manager) /(Administrator)
Telephone
020 3963 0597
E-mail
office.admin@mertonmencap.org.uk
LDFacilitator@mertonmencap.org.uk
Website
MAPS webpage

Location

Address
Chaucer Centre
Canterbury Road
Morden
Postcode
SM4 6PX

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Wednesdays
Session Information
10am to 1pm (term-time only) via Zoom or via email
WhatsApp or telephone

Other Details

Availability

Referral required
No
Referral Details

Ring or email to book a session 

Parents must have a child or young person aged 0 - 25 with a diagnosis of ASD or a referral for a possible ASD diagnosis;

Last updated: 24/06/2021
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