Become a Member

Autism is a lifelong condition, so we want you to have a lifelong membership so that we can be here when you need us.  Only new members pay a one-off membership administrative fee.

Our membership is open to anyone in Bedfordshire who is affected by or connected with autism.  You may be a parent, carer, relative or friend of an autistic person, an autistic individual or a professional working in Education, Health or Social Services.

Benefits of Membership

Being a member of Autism Bedfordshire, you will:-

  • Receive our new members’ pack
  • Receive our newsletter, Pathway and have access to our e-newsletters
  • Have access to all our services and activities eg for children – Saturday morning activity groups and summer schemes; for young people – evening social groups and summer schemes; for adults – skill development courses, social activity groups and employment support
  • Have access to our library and resources
  • Receive reduced rates on some children’s activities and parent/carer training courses
  • Be invited to attend the Autism Bedfordshire Annual General Meeting

There are three types of membership:

  1. Families/Individuals/Professional Individuals – £20
  2. Professional Groups (eg schools, companies) – £25
  3. Concessions*

*Concessionary rates will be considered on an individual basis.  Please contact our office, telephone 01234 214871 for details.

Download a membership form here