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Autism support in Edinburgh

We provide up to 24-hour support for people with autism. Our support is personalised and tailored to each individual to match their specific needs.

We also provide support for people with learning disabilities and mental health issues.

At a glance

  • Outreach support service
  • 24-hour staff support
  • Specialised female and male teams.


Our trained and qualified team are available 24 hours and are based within easy reach of the people we support.


Autism effects each person differently. That's why we provide a wide range of support options including:

  • Support with personal care
  • Advice on keeping safe and well
  • Support with medication and treatment
  • Looking after a home
  • Developing communication skills
  • Building relationships
  • Helping to have an active social life
  • Support to expect more and work towards goals.


Each person who uses our service remains in control of their support. We ensure that everyone has their say by encouraging participation and involvement. It really makes a difference and help us improve the service we offer.

Quality of service

We provide the best possible support. The service is registered and inspected by The Care Inspectorate. We continuously monitor, measure and evaluate service quality. This allows staff and managers to improve and develop the experiences of the people we support.

How to find us

1F2 3 Peffer Place
EH16 4BB

Get in touch

To find out more or to apply for a tenancy or support at Peffer call us on 0131 661 0326. Alternatively, use our online form.

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