The Family Programme provides information and advice to families of children and young people with autism up to the age of 18, in Scotland.   

The programme is run by The National Autistic Society Scotland, and is free to families. We currently support families in the following two ways:
  • email support
  • a telephone helpline.

Email support

You can email our Family Programme facilitators for information or advice on a range of topics of interest to families on

Telephone helpline

Alternatively if you do need to speak with our facilitators over the phone you can call free on 0808 800 0075.

Our helpline is currently only manned part-time, so if you are unable to get through please leave a message or send an email to the address above.

Contact us

The Family Programme Team
Tel: 0808 800 0075