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Autism Service Norfolk

Autism Service Norfolk

What we offer

Autism Service Norfolk is an NHS employed service funded by Norfolk County Council. It provides a gateway for diagnosis of adults 18+ with suspected autism without a learning disability. It is also able to provide some pre and post diagnostic support around the diagnosis. Autism Service Norfolk does not provide any mental health or social care support or management.

Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) are characterised by:

  • impairments in the quality of a person’s social interaction
  • the quality of their social communication
  • evidence of repetitive routines and rituals and all-absorbing narrow interests
  • motor clumsiness and sensory issues

Difficulties in these areas have to be present through-out their life-span.

Who it’s for

Adults 18+ with suspected autism without a learning disability.


Individuals may refer themselves or be referred by a health or social services professional. To accept a referral, we ask that your GP must be informed of the referral. You can download a referral form from our website: Autism Service Norfolk - Referral Form


Norwich Community Hospital, Bowthorpe Road, Norwich NR2 3TU

T: 01603 272257


How are we doing?

The quality of our services and the experience of our patients is what counts, so we regularly ask you to tell us if you’re satisfied with the care you’ve received and how we can further improve our services. Read more about our commitment to encouraging our patients to feedback their experiences.