Post-diagnosis

Care pathway

Diagnostic Care Pathway

At the end of getting an autism diagnosis, you’ll have a follow-up appointment. Then, you may be signposted to a relevant service in Leeds.

Getting a Care Act assessment

The Care Act is a piece of law that says if you need extra support, you’re entitled to it. You can get an assessment of your needs through Leeds’ Adult Social Care team.

You can find out more on the Leeds City Council website.

Advocacy support

Leeds Autism AIM can provide some advocacy support at our two drop-ins. Visit the Advocacy page of our website to find out more. Advonet offer a wider range of advocacy services.

There is also support on offer from the Chapeltown Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB). You can either meet them every week at our two drop-ins or contact them in the following ways: