Our One Stop Shop Team
Our experienced and friendly One Stop Shop team provide a confidential service that offers a range of support, advice, groups and workshops.
Elaine Smith - One Stop Shop for Autism Fife - Manager
Elaine Smith is currently managing the One Stop Shop to cover Maternity Leave. She initially started working with Scottish Autism in 2010, initially managing Housing Support services in Fife before moving onto Autism Advisory roles within the Autism Support Team at Head Office and the One Stop Shop in Fife. Elaine previously managed the One Stop Shop during the transition between Dunfermline and Kirkcaldy.
Elaine’s educational background is a degree in Community Education, PG in Autism, various Mental Health and Management Qualifications. She has over 20 years experience in the voluntary sector in a variety of settings. Elaine has a particular special interest in Autism, Mental Health and Wellbeing.
Nicola Craig - One Stop Shop for Autism Fife – Autism Advisor
Nicola has worked with Scottish Autism for 16 years and previously managed outreach and housing support services. Nicola’s educational background is psychology and a Post Graduate Certificate in Autism. Nicola is passionate about her work and enjoys supporting autistic people and their families. Nicola is particularly interested in sensory issues, autism profiling and the female presentation of autism.
Sarah Bain - One Stop Shop for Autism Fife – Autism Advisor
Sarah has a first class honours degree in psychology and masters in the psychology of mental health in which she specialised in Autism. She has had experience in Autism for 5 to 6 years, over that time she has supported autistic children and complex needs as well as young autistic adults and learning disabilities. Sarah became an Autism Advisor in 2017 and has now worked with a range of autistic children, young people and adults, including their parents/ carers and professionals. Sarah continues to learn more and more everyday about the strengths and difficulties of autistic people, and she thoroughly enjoys supporting individuals and helping people to achieve their goals.
Moira Hutton - One Stop Shop for Autism Fife – Clerical Officer
Moira previously worked in management for 20 years in the financial sector before now working part time as clerical support for the One Stop Shop. Moira joined the One Stop Shop in 2014 as a volunteer and then successfully applied for the post of Clerical Officer in 2015. Moira brings years of experience to the role and she is responsible for the management of statistics for our funders.
Special interest- Moira is a parent of a young autistic adult.