Should you wish to contact any of the team regarding our services, please use the following email addresses:
Senior Management Team
Chief Executive Officer - Angie Ferguson:
contact Angie should you have any queries regarding new services, training, parent support, complaints or compliments!
Children's Service Manager - Teri Turnbull:
Teri is responsible for our Children's Services within Perth Autism Support. Teri's job role includes all strategic planning for our children's activities, overall management of our team of activities staff and is responsible for all Care Inspectorate requirements. Teri has a background in developing and delivering activity services for children aged 5-18 years with multiple additional support needs and has recently moved to the Perth area.
Family & Transition Service Manager - Lynsey Paterson:
Lynsey works with individual families on specific pieces of targeted work covering a number of issues including strategy support for parents, as a Speech & Language Therapist, Lynsey brings a wealth of knowledge and experience of working with children with autism and would be happy to chat through any help you feel you may need. Lynsey also manages and supports our Transition team supporting young adults.
Office Manager - Jennifer Macnab:
Jennifer is responsible for the day to day running of the office, including reception, room bookings and all administration work
Finance Co-ordinator - Audrey Ferguson:
Audrey works closely with the Board and the Senior Management Teams to prepare and report on budgets within Perth Autism Support, she also works alongside Amy and Jennifer to run our invoicing processes.
Siblings Co-ordinator - Eilidh Tannock
Eilidh has overall responsibility for our project to support our siblings, developing the weekly siblings group, running events in the holidays and at Christmas and delivering the siblings 6 week information programme.
Relax Kids Co-ordinator - Maja Reid:
Maja oversees our whole Relax Kids and Chill Skills Programme, including the development of classes and Relax Kids in schools. Maja is happy to talk through the Relax Kids programme and the benefits to children with autism so if you are a parent or a teacher and would like more information, contact Maja at the office! We have 3 trained Relax Kids facilitators in Perth Autism Support, Maja, Mhairi and Katie and this is one of our most popular activities.
Outreach Co-ordinator - Anna Gordillo Ramos:
Anna is responsible for the delivery of activities within our outreach areas in Crieff, Pitlochry, Aberfeldy and Blairgowrie and works with Teri to ensure that the families receive the relevant support from all areas of our PAS services.
Emma, Danny, Anna G, Eilidh, Lisa, Danielle, Hannah, LIam, David, Ruth, Steph & Clare
Supporting all our kids in activities both term time and through the holiday programme are our dedicated activities team!.
Young Adult Support Team - Lisa Renton:
Supporting our young people aged 16-18 years old in their preparation to move into adult services. Lisa supports with accessing Further Education/employment, benefits and supporting groups to develop independent living skills such as cooking, independent travel etc
Young Adult Co-ordinator - Chris White & Claire Gordon
Responsible for supporting young adults within our project and with a focus on our supported Work Experience programme, Claire and Chris are responsble for all person centre planning for the adults within the project working with them and their families to achieve their goals!
Autism Support Co-ordinator - Ashleigh Duncan
Ashleigh is leading our new Emotional Resilience/Wellbeing project within one primary school in Perth City, utilising her knowledge of working within a specialist education and residential enviroment for young people with various complex needs, Ashleigh is working with the team at the school to deliver environmental audits, training and strategy support that will benefit not only the pupils on the autism spectrum but all children to improved wellbeing
Family Support Co-ordinator - Kayleigh Scott (covering maternity leave)
Kayleigh works alongside Lynsey in our Family Support Service and supports families new to Perth Autism Support to access the relevant parts of services and with individual families with targeted pieces of work.
Family Registrations - Eilidh Tannock
As well as working in our Activities Team, Eilidh meets all new families registering with Perth Autism Support to introduce them to our range of services and help to signpost and access the supports that are right for the whole family.
Our training team delivers a range of autism related training nationally as well as to parents and organisations in the Perth & Kinross area and is made up of:
You can, of course, give us a phone on 01738 451081 or pop into the centre at 28-30 Market Street, Perth