How our service can help you
The Cambridge Lifespan Autism Spectrum Service (CLASS) clinic offers a specialist diagnostic assessment for adults who may have Autism Spectrum Disorder without intellectual disability or language delay. An autism diagnosis helps people access different services such as:
- Social support groups
- Advice to employers, partners and carers
- Supported employment
- Sheltered housing
- Social skills training
- Management of mental health symptoms
- Disability benefits
- Advocacy and mentoring
- Access to reasonable adjustments when disclosing diagnosis
Contact the service
Chitra Sethia Autism Centre
T: 01223 219673
The Edith Cavell Centre
- Business Hours/Visiting Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, excluding Bank Holidays
The CLASS clinic accepts referrals for individuals (18 +) whose GPs are based in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Region (currently Royston & Oundle GP referrals are not accepted). Referral must come from a GP and should be made directly to the Primary Care Mental Health Service.
Please note: CLASS is currently paused to all new referrals.
Where to park and are there parking charges?
Clinics are run in Cambridge at Chitra Sethia Autism Centre, Peterborough at the Edith Cavell Centre. Parking at Chitra Sethia Autism Centre can be in any of the onsite car parks; there are no parking charges . The Cavell car park is barrier controlled and there is a charge for the parking.
Is there access and support for patients and visitors with a disability?
Yes, our clinical bases are accessible. Please ring the team before your appointment to discuss any requirements
How to cancel your appointment
Please call our admin team on 01223 219673 if you wish to cancel or change your appointment.