National Organisations

The National Autistic Society

For information about legislation and policy go to NAS website.

IPSEA – Independent Parental Special Education Advice

The IPSEA website has free resources, which you can download, to help families get the right education for children and young people with all kinds of special educational needs and/or disability.


They offer a free, friendly, independent and confidential telephone helpline for parents and others looking for information and advice on Special Educational Needs (SEN). They concentrate on helping people to find their way through the legal and procedural maze…


We’re the charity dedicated to helping families with children with brain conditions discover a better life together

The National Autistic Society

Find out about diagnosing autism (including Asperger syndrome), and the impact on people and their families, and find advice and support on all aspects of life with autism.


Coram’s parenting services offer early help for families so that they avoid reaching crisis point and are helped to provide a loving and secure environment for their children.

Core Assets Children’s Services

CACS deliver needs led, innovative services that offer real value for money and build brighter futures for as many children and young people as possible. Whether it’s supporting individual disabled children and their families, offering evidenced based family interventions.

Counselling Directory

Telephone: 08448030252