Provided by:
The National Autistic Society

The Autism and Ageing Advice Service offers advice on benefits, community care issues, and housing for people with autism aged 40 or over, their families, carers or representatives.

Our Autism and Ageing Advice Service can help with a wide range of advice, information and support including:

  • Benefits - advice on which benefits you may be entitled to and how to complete claim forms, what to do if you think a decision is wrong, and how to appeal to tribunal.
  • Community Care - advice on finding out what help you can get from your local social services department, how to access the help, what to do if your needs are changing, and how to challenge your social services department if you are not happy with their decisions.
  • Housing - how to deal with problems with your landlord, advice if you are facing the loss of your home, how to access social housing, and housing options for older people.

Email your enquiry to for advice by email or to request a telephone appointment. Please provide as much detail as possible regarding your enquiry.

0808 800 4104

The National Autistic Society
391-393 City Road

Free of charge