Welcome to HACS

HACS is a local charity founded by parents of children on the autism spectrum

SocialWise

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

Training

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

  • Autism & Sensory Differences Workshop for Parents, Carers & Professionals

    Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 / 6:30pm - 9:30pm

    Event Location: Hillingdon Autistic Care & Support

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  • NHS Continuing Healthcare, Adult Social Care, Powers of Attorney and Deputyships for Parents, Carers and Professionals

    Tuesday, April 21st, 2020 / 11am - 2pm

    Event Location: Hillingdon Autistic Care & Support

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Latest News

SERVICE UPDATE: COVID-19

March 18th, 2020

SocialWise – brand new social communication programme

December 3rd, 2019

  A brand new FREE programme that teaches 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 Read More