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Dukeries Autism Centre, Worksop

The Dukeries is an autism specific day service based in Worksop, Nottinghamshire offering a wide range of structured activities based on individual requirements and interests.

Our building is an easy to access single story building which has generously spacious rooms. It is within easy walking distance of Worksop town centre with access to many locally based facilities.

The service runs for 52 weeks a year, 7 days a week excluding bank holidays, operating between the hours of 8am and 8pm.

For those who require some support to maintain focus and achieve their goals. We are able to offer access to a wide range of community based activities, whilst providing the appropriate level of support individuals require.

Activities:

The Dukeries Autism centre offers a broad and exciting programme of activities based around the service user’s individual needs and preferences.

Examples of activities:

Work Skills:
Communication Skills
Information Technology

Creative:
Arts and Crafts
Health and beauty care
Music and dance

Relaxation:
Music
Sensory Room

Life Skills:
Cookery
Gardening
Independent living skills

Community based activities:
Local and Country Walks
Accessing public transport

Sports & Hobbies:
Bowling
Tricycle cycling
Horse riding
Swimming

Our experienced staff are trained to the highest of standards receiving a continuing training package with particular focus on the areas and needs of autistic people.

We will work with you to develop an individual programme of activities. We aim to help you develop skills by creating a structured timetable within a supportive environment. All our activities specifically focus on developing communication skills, social integration, confidence and independence.

If you are interested in applying for a place, please download and complete the service ‘Application Form’ below.
APPLICATION FORM
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

Contact details:

Manager – Michelle Cartawick

Assistant Manager – Tim Poyner

Tel: 01909 509400

If you would like additional information about our Flexible Day Opportunities please email: enquiries@autismeastmidlands.org.uk