Autism Service Directory

NAS Autism Helpline

The National Autistic Society

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Type of service: Helplines

The Autism Helpline provides impartial and confidential information, advice and support for people with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), their families and professionals. The Helpline: provides introductory packs and information sheets on specific subject areas, which are also available on the NAS website; signposts on to other organisations and provides details of local support available including counselling services; offers access to Language Line interpreters for callers whose first language is not English; and can be contacted by phone, minicom, email or letter. Calls are free from landlines and from most mobile phone operators. For more information about the Autism Helpline and their opening hours, please have a look at the following webpage:


Age: For people of any age

Aimed at: Adolescent , Adult , Adult sibling, Parent/carer of a child, Parent/carer of an adult, Partner, Professional, Volunteer

Gender: All genders

Registrations & Approaches

Specialisms: Exclusively autism specific

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The National Autistic Society is the UK’s leading charity for autistic people. Since 1962, we’ve been transforming lives, changing attitudes and helping to create a society that works for autistic adults and children. We transform lives by providing support, guidance and practical advice for the 700,000 autistic adults and children in the UK, as well as their three million family members and carers

The National Autistic Society

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0808 800 4104

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