Welcome to HACS

Our services support autistic people to discover their true potential and lead purposeful, fulfilling lives

Covid-19: We’re Still Open

We’re here when you need us most. Our helpline is still open and we’re offering support digitally.


A social communication group for pupils in mainstream school, teaching young people to connect behaviour, emotions and consequences to help improve their social communication and relationships. The project will be delivered by a highly specialist Speech and Language Therapist together with our Youth Workers for age 10 – 18 years. For more info contact catherine@hacs.org.uk


We facilitate a wide range of training for parents, carers and professionals to increase knowledge and understanding of autism

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Family Support

The team offer information, advice, guidance and advocacy to parents, carers and professionals supporting individuals on the autism spectrum

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Skills and Employment

Personalised support for people with autism or learning disabilities aged 16-25 years who are not in education, training or employment.  We’ll help you to access vocational training, find and retain employment.

Children and Young People’s Services

Leisure activities, short breaks and targeted programmes for autistic children and young people aged 6-25 years

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Rural Tea Room

HACS manage a Tea Rooms and will be delivering a ‘Stepping Stones to Life skills and Employment’ project for young people affected by autism spectrum and learning disabilities.

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With over 20 years experience, we are the leading Charity in Hillingdon providing autism support to autistic people, families and professionals.  We help autistic people, whether they are 5 or 85, to discover their hidden skills and talents, be an active member of their community and give life a purpose.

Whether you are struggling to get a diagnosis, navigating the Education or Social Care systems, seeking employment, want to learn more about autism or just meet new people – we are here to help with a wide range of services that offer specialist help, advice and care.  Give us a call today or pop along to our next Autism Surgery to meet the team and find out how we can support you.

Latest Events

  • Legal Advice Webinar: Getting the Most out of your Annual Review

    Wednesday, June 10th, 2020 / 7pm - 8.30pm

    Event Location: Online using Zoom

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  • Virtual Parent Support Group

    Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 / 11am or 7pm

    Event Location: Virtual - Zoom meeting

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Latest News

Fundraise for HACS on Global Running Day

May 29th, 2020

This Wednesday 3rd June is Global Running Day. Why not take the pledge and do something for your health whilst also fundraising for HACS?  Join the Run 1 Tag 1 social media challenge! This calls on people across the world to celebrate Global Read More

Should I send my child back to school?

May 20th, 2020

The government have announced that schools will reopen for certain groups of pupils on 1st June 2020, following the Coronavirus lock down. Faced with changing guidance and confusing and conflicting information from different media outlets, we know that parents are Read More