Welcome to our area of the website for families. You'll find information about how we can help you to support an autistic family member. You can read stories from other families and access support from our community and branches.
Advice and guidance
Get expert advice on a wide range of issues affecting autistic people and their familes
We've got 116 branches across the UK, run by amazing volunteers. Find your local branch, today.
Our discussion forum for people on the autism spectrum, their carers and relatives, and professionals working in the field of autism to meet online and share their thoughts and experiences.
A collection of useful resources to download, including cards to let people know that you, your child or somebody you are with is autistic, and that some extra time in certain situations might be helpful.
Help and support
We have dedicated services for transitions support, education rights and more...
Stories from families
Stories from the Spectrum
"Having autistic children has definitely changed me for the better."
- on being a parent to autistic children