Autism In Mind
  • Connect with autistic individuals and their families with a view to providing support, information, advocacy and a safe social environment for autistic people.


  • Prevent autistic people from reaching crisis point.


  • Be innovative and differentiate our services to meet the complex needs and communication needs of autistic people.


  • Identify gaps in services and provisions that exist, and seek solutions to ensure that the needs of the autism community are met.


  • Lead in developing and sharing best practice for development and delivery of services that will make a difference to autistic people's lives.


  • Challenge barriers to meaningful inclusion for autistic people.


  • Include the views and opinions of all our members in developing and delivering our services.


  • Be an accessible and approachable service for autistic adults who are looking for support, information or advocacy.


  • Work collaboratively and in co-production with other organisations and groups where appropriate to improve the lives of autistic people.


  • Monitor and evaluate our service delivery, and practices to enable continuous improvement.


  • ​Be a well-run and sustainable organisation.


  • Work in co-production with autistic people


  • Treat everyone with respect, and value opinions


  • Recognise the importance of the health and well-being of autistic people, and have good knowledge and understanding of how to promote these with people who need support


  • Promote dignity and respect by maintaining confidentiality and integrity and valuing an individual’s knowledge and experience and personal autonomy


  • Maintain safety and safeguarding responsibilities by appropriately assessing risks and supporting where necessary


  • Deliver flexible and personalised support and advocacy that reflects the needs of individuals within their family


  • Facilitate informed choice by appropriately supporting autistic individuals through a solution-focused approach: building on strengths and personal resourcefulness


  • Promote social inclusion by facilitating opportunities to meet with other autistic adults in a safe and comfortable environment


  • Facilitate confidence in people who need support to achieve and maintain independence


  • Take every opportunity to campaign to change society to accept and understand autistic people




At Autism In Mind we are proud to be an organisation that puts 'people' front and centre in everything we do. 

We focus on individuals and strive to ensure we meet the needs of everyone we work with.

OUR AIMS

OUR CORE VALUES

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