Director of Services
Autism in Mind (AIM) was founded in December 2000, as a support group, raising awareness and providing to support to autistic people, families and carers.
We are now a dedicated adult service commissioned by NHS North East North Cumbria Integrated Care Board (NENC ICB) in Northumberland, South Tyneside and Sunderland to support autistic people who do not have an associated learning disability.
We CONNECT with autistic individuals.
We SUPPORT need.
We PREVENT crisis.
For referral information please select the AIM SERVICES menu and choose the service for your locality.
We connect with autistic individuals, families, professionals, service providers and local communities.
We provide bespoke support that wraps around autistic adults. We also support professionals and services working with autistic adults.
Our AIM is to prevent crisis.
Based in the Software Centre, AIM Sunderland provides specialised autism psychoeducation which is a focused programme of autism specific self-awareness and understanding, preventative support, and information-sharing and for autistic individuals.
The Autism Hub in Gordon Street offers a lifespan of support to autistic people, families, and carers. The hub is home to AIM and The Toby Henderson Trust.
AIM provides specialised autism psychoeducational support for autistic adults who do not have a learning disability. We have a focused programme of information-sharing and advice for autistic individuals.
AIM Northumberland is a peripatetic service. We provide specialised autism psychoeducation, which is a focused programme of autism specific self-awareness and understanding, preventative support, and information-sharing and for autistic individuals.
For further details, please reach out to any of our centres.