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Sheffield Adult Autism and Neurodevelopmental Service (SAANS)

Sheffield Adult Autism and Neurodevelopmental Service (SAANS) offers assessment and diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder and associated neurodevelopmental conditions. SAANS is also able to offer ongoing support around communication and interaction, occupation and activities, sensory processing and a range of psychological therapies. SAANS is also able to offer support in the form of groups help deal with a new diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

We accept referrals for adults (over 16) from any discipline within primary or secondary care. Self referrals are not accepted.

SAANS is also able to offer training on Autism Spectrum Disorder and related conditions to other services and organisations. Depending on the type of organisation there may be a cost to this.

In addition to the above service for people living in Sheffield we offer a national service for assessment and diagnosis, follow-up support and specialist counselling. The national service is subject to funding agreement from the local Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sharon Brooks
Contact Position
Team Manager
0114 271 6964
Sheffield Adult Autism and Neurodevelopmental Service

Where to go

Michael Carlisle Centre
75 Osborne Road
Nether Edge
South Yorkshire
S11 9BF

When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Please note this is a postal address, the building is located on Lyndhurst Road. Monday-Friday 8.30am-4.30pm (office times); please contact for details of clinics.
Time of day
Session Information
Our core working hours are 8.30- 4.30 but some evening sessions are offered

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Other Details

Referral required
Referral Details

Referrals usually from GPs but also from other primary and seconadry services

Age Range
16 years to

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