Number 6 One-Stop Shop

Number 6 is a service for autistic adults who fit the following criteria: 16 and over, do not have a learning disability and live in the Lothians or the Scottish Borders.

The service is provided by Autism Initiatives UK and was officially launched in June 2005, with the opening of the Number 6 One-Stop Shop.


Number 6 provides free social opportunities and 1-1 advice and support on a range of issues

Anyone interested in using the services at Number 6 should book an initial appointment to meet with Kim Maxwell, who will give you a brief induction to the resources available.


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Number 6 would like to draw your attention to employment opportunities

for learning placements with Museums Galleries Scotland.


The following link shows the details




2018 RaNaissance Calendars, Reserve your copy now!


The Number 6 2018 RaNaissance calendars are now available to purchase! The 2018 calendar, as well as all the artwork included in it, was designed and created by one of our service users.

Ra’s artwork is developed from the strict use of straight lines – a technique that he mastered in the foothills of the Himalayas. For the first time the 2018 calendars are in glorious colour. Priced at just £5.50, we have a limited run of 40 of these beautiful calendars so don’t delay, contact a member of staff at Hill Street and reserve your copy today!!

Book by Katherine Highland


The book launch has passed but you can still buy the book by local autistic author Katherine Highland—Deferred Sunlight: Illuminating Ways Through the Darker Times. All funds go to the Highland One Stop Shop.

If you would like to read more about the book or to purchase a copy please click on this link to be taken to amazon.