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Enlightening

Englightening supports families affected by autism.

We use creative activities, Relax Kids, Chill Skills, Intensive Interaction to support achievement. Enlightening offers stress management courses in school alongisde therapeutic treatments and services for children and young people.

Address:
Castleton Health & Leisure Centre, Manchester Road, Rochdale, OL11 3AF
Telephone:
07722 285367
How to apply:
Telephone or visit website in first instance
Sector:
Public

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Autism is a lifelong developmental disorder that affects the way a person communicates and relates to people around them. In the great majority of cases, autistic disorders are present from birth or become apparent within the first three years of life. Pe
The various forms of autism are thought to overlap considerably, but the fact that there is wide variation in symptoms among children with autism led to the concept of autism (or autistic) spectrum disorder. Autism seems to be on the rise, and, according to the National Autistic Society, there are over half a million people in the UK with an autism spectrum disorder. It’s unclear, though, whether the growing incidence of autism represents a real increase or just improved detection. Early diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder is important. That’s because detection leads to treatment, and with early treatment, a child with autism can gain improved language and social skills.
Information and support for children, parents, guardians or anyone wanting information about childhood issues.
Help and support for young people who have, or know someone who has mental health issues.