Welcome to HACS

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

WAAD 2015

Autism Awareness Week 2017

How can you get involved?

Monday 27 March to Sunday 2 April marks Autism Awareness week. 1 in 100 people in the UK have autism.  We need your help to improve understanding and acceptance of autism, so that autistic people can reach their full potential and live happy, fulfilling lives.  Click here to find out how you can get involved.

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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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We deliver a range of leisure activities for children and young people aged between 3 – 25 on the autistic spectrum.

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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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HACS is local charity based in the London borough of Hillingdon for children and young people on the autism spectrum.  Through provision of high quality Family Support, Training and Recreation Services, the aim of the charity is to  minimise disability and maximise ability of individuals on the autism spectrum.  We strive to improve their quality of life through continued efforts to raise awareness of autism, campaigning for appropriate support at local and national level and by promoting inclusion in universal services.

Latest Events

  • Workshop: Special Needs & Adolescent Sleep Difficulties

    Thursday, April 27th, 2017 / 7.00pm - 9.30pm

    Event Location: HACS Resource Centre

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Latest News

HACS Annual Ball – can you help?

February 24th, 2017

HACs are hosting their grand annual ball on Saturday 11th March at the Crowne Plaza Heathrow 6pm – 1am  – we’d love to welcome you on the evening.   There is still time to purchase tickets and make a real Read More

New Adult Support Group

February 7th, 2017

We are pleased to announce that HACS will be introducing a drop in support group for Adults either with a diagnosis of autism, or who believe they may be autistic.  We will run this group as a pilot to explore Read More