Welcome to AutismAble

Autism Able is a Wellbeing, Education and Employment centre with bases in South Shields and North Shields. Our focus is holistic creative programmes for young people with autism and learning disabilities. All of our staff are qualified tutors and support workers who have vast experience with specialised programmes in Music, Digital Skills, Employability, Catering, Sports and Creative Arts therapy .

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  • Employment opportunities
  • Volunteer opprtunities
  • Adult learning
  • Community Music Group
  • Football Coaching

“While a precise cause for autism has not been established, it is recognised that there are ‘multiple biological components’ involved which impact on brain development.”

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We are based at Westoe Crown Hub, a large, Autism friendly venue and our facilities include large spacious class rooms, creative spaces, disabled Access, breakout area, music rehearsal room, sports pitch, community gardening and picnic area.


Westoe Crown Community Hub
Unit R9, Sea Winnings Way
South Shields
NE33 3PE


Main Office: 07714790964
Karen Baines: 07474807905

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Business Hours

Monday/Friday: 9am to 5pm