Autism Youth Club and Social Hub; Saturdays (Aylesbury)

An autism-friendly youth club in Aylesbury for all genders and ages 10 to 25 years.

A social hub for autistic young people featuring:

  • Internet laptops
  • Gaming Consoles
  • Pool tables and table-tennis
  • Cafe and Tuck Shop
  • Large Chillout room with Lego corner and large TV
  • Safe, quiet and understanding social environment

The ACE Project (Autism Community Experience).

Safe and Quiet 

ACE aims to provide a safe and quiet understanding environment for autistic people of all genders, mainly in the 10 to 17 and 18 to 25 years age ranges, and families, but we are keen to support all ages where we can.. We aim to promote INCLUSION, SOCIAL INTERACTION and POSITIVE MENTAL HEALTH.

Who to contact

Contact Name
NAS Aylesbury Vale Branch (AVNAS)
Contact Position
Committee Member(s)
Telephone
E-mail
aylesburyvale@nas.org.uk
Website
AVNAS (NAS Aylesbury Vale Branch)

Where to go

Name
Youthspace building, towards the rear of the school grounds
Address
The Grange School
Wendover Way
Aylesbury
Buckinghamshire
Postcode
HP21 7NH
Venue Notes

Towards the rear of the school grounds. Access via main school entrance on Wendover Way, then turn immediately left into the main car park to the end, then continue right until Youthspace building is in front of you.

Arriva Bus Route 50 passes nearby on A413 Wendover Road (subject to change - please check with Arriva buses or Buckinghamshire County Council)

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Every Saturday | 11am to 2pm (including School Holidays)
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Session Information
Currently no structured activities. Please refer to description above.

Other Details

Cost Description

There is a nominal entry fee of £3 per person, per week. (Parents/carers FREE).

Age Related Price Differences

£3 person irrespective of age (Parents/Carers FREE).

Age Ranges
Ages 10 to 25

Referral

Referral required
No
Referral Details

A diagnosis of autism is not required if you feel traits and self-identifying are applicable. Friends/siblings are welcome, if they are understanding of autistic needs, pay the entry fee(s) and follow ACE rules.

We are volunteers, not Professionals. We do need a responsible adult(s) to stay with minors and/or vulnerable adults to satisfy our Liability Insurance. Support and activities are available for those who need to stay under these circumstances. If this is a possible issue, please contact us in confidence.

Local Offer

Description

The ACE Club and Social Hub is an autism-friendly facility run by the Aylesbury Vale Branch of The National Autistic Society.

ACE aims to provide a safe and quiet understanding environment for autistic people of all genders, mainly in the 10 to 17 and 18 to 25 years age ranges, and families, but we are keen to support all ages where we can.

We aim to promote INCLUSION, SOCIAL INTERACTION and POSITIVE MENTAL HEALTH.

Local Offer Age Bands
Primary (5-11 years)
Adults (16+ years)
Secondary (11-16 years)
Last Updated
19/09/2018

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