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Summer holidays are in full swing!

August 11th, 2017

We’ve had a hectic few weeks here at HACS – we’re two weeks into the Summer Playscheme 2017 and its been all fun and games so far! Take a look at what we’ve been up to….  

National Volunteer Week 2017

June 5th, 2017

1st June to 7th June 2017 marks National Volunteers Week.  Whatever you can offer, regardless of how much time you can spare, we’re always looking for new volunteers and are truly grateful for your support.  There are so many ways Read More

Fundraising Pamper Day 24th June 2017

May 29th, 2017

Local volunteer and friend of HACS, Geraldine Daly has arranged a pamper day to raise much-needed funds for HACS.  The pamper day brings together a team of qualified beauty therapists who volunteer their time to offer discounted treatments, including: Back, Read More

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

Autism Awareness Week 2017

March 28th, 2017

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 Read More

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

You said – we did! New Siblings Workshop Feb 2017

December 5th, 2016

  Here at HACS we are always keen to hear your feedback to shape our services and ensure YOUR charity provides services that the needs of you and your family. We have had lots of feedback from parents/carers recently that Read More

Boris Johnson MP officially opens HACS Employability Cafe in Brookfield Adult Learning Centre

November 18th, 2016

HACS were delighted to welcome Boris Johnson, MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip to officially open our Employability cafe in Brookfield Adult Learning Centre alongside Uxbridge North ward Councillors George Cooper, Raymond Graham and David Yarrow this afternoon. The Employability Read More

We are recruiting!

October 24th, 2016

We are delighted to share details of two new roles available within HACS.  We are recruiting for an Autism Advice Worker and a Catering Assistant. For more details, please visit our Career Opportunities page    

Gethin Jones and Heart Radio Visit HACS

October 5th, 2016

We were recently visited by Heart radio presenter Gethin Jones to learn more about how Global’s Make Some Noise campaign in raising money for our Charity.  Check out the Make Some Noise Twitter page to find out how he got Read More

NEW DATES ADDED Autism and What Works Workshops

September 27th, 2016

We have added new dates for our highly popular “Autism and What Works” workshops for parents, carers and professionals supporting people with autism, taking place in October both the North (Ruislip) and South (Hayes) of the borough.  For more info, Read More

HACS Annual General Meeting 2015/16

September 6th, 2016

Our AGM for 2015/16 will be held on Wednesday 21st September at 7pm.  At the AGM we will be reporting on our accomplishments and achievements from April 2015 – March 2016 across our five main services.  We will also report Read More

HACS launch series of FREE parent seminars

August 17th, 2016

  We are delighted to announce the first of our new FREE seminar series for parents/carers of children and young people with autism.  The first parent/carer seminar is “Visiting schools for your child with autism” This short seminar will guide you Read More