Family advice and support

There are a number of local organisations that provide advice and guidance to families and individuals. This support can include benefits advice, peer support groups, volunteering opportunities and advice about accessing special educational needs support.


Dash is a local organisation that supports young people with disabilities to take their first steps into adulthood through an advice and support with regards to employability, welfare benefits and independence skills.  

For more information, and visit the DASH website

Hillingdon Autistic Care & Support (HACS)

HACS ia a local organisation that specialises in supporting individuals with autism and their families.

HACS provides a range of services, including family advice and support, employability programmes and autism awareness training for employers and businesses.

For more information about their employability programmes, visit, email, or call 020 8606 6780.

P3 Navigator 

P3 Navigator provides young people with advice on housing, education, training and employment and hub in Yiewsley provides a safe space where young people can get support with their wellbeing.

For more information, and visit the P3 Navigator website

SEND Family Support 

SEND Family Support is a new organisation designed to help support families caring for children and young adults with special educational needs. They are currently offering online support group sessions through Zoom, where families can share support and advice on a range of topics.  

For more information, visit the SEND Family Support website 

Hillingdon SENDIASS 

Hillingdon SENDIASS is a free, confidential, and impartial support service for parents and carers, children and young people (aged up to 25 years old) where the child/young person has, or may have, special educational needs. 

For more information, visit the Hillingdon SENDIASS website 

Page last updated: 27 Apr 2021