Welcome to HACS

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

WAAD 2015


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, Recreation Services and Employability services the aim of the charity is to  minimise disability and maximise ability of autistic individuals.  We strive to improve quality of life for autistic children, adults and their families 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

  • Parent/Carer Floristry Course Week 1

    Monday, June 5th, 2017 / 10am - 2pm

    Event Location: HACS Resource Centre

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  • Adult Support: Mixed Media Art Course Week 1

    Friday, June 9th, 2017 / 10am - 1pm

    Event Location: HACS Resource Centre

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Latest News

Adult Support – Free short Art course for autistic adults

May 20th, 2017

HACS in partnership with Hillingdon Adult and Community Learning are offering a free Mixed Media Art course for autistic adults.  The course is for four weeks and will take place at the HACS Resource Centre.  For more information, please check Read More

New Adult Support Group

April 28th, 2017

We are pleased to announce that after a successful first meeting, our Adult Support group will return on Wednesday 3rd May, 2.30pm – 3.30pm.  This is a FREE drop in support group for Adults either with a diagnosis of autism, or Read More