If you would like to add information to this list, please email info@nassurreybranch.org with 'New Contact' in the subject line.

​PLEASE NOTE: Unless clearly stated, organisations listed are not endorsed or recommended by the NAS Surrey Branch or the NAS. You should always ensure that any service, activity or therapy that you are considering for yourself or your child / young person is appropriate to their needs and that the provider is a fit and proper person to deliver such services.

NAS KEY CONTACT DETAILS
For an A - Z of autism-related topics go to the NAS web site.
NAS Helpline: Tel: 0808 800 4104 (10am – 4pm), or email autismhelpline@nas.org.uk (replies within 14 working days) 
NAS Parent-to-Parent line 0808 800 4106
NAS national membership: 020 7903 3563. Email membership@nas.org.uk
NAS Supporter Care - email this address to nominate Surrey as your chosen branch: supportercare@nas.org.uk

​SPECIAL NEEDS EDUCATION
NAS Education Rights Service: 0808 800 4102 
SSIASS (formerly Surrey Parent Partnership): 01737 737300 www.surreyparentpartnership.org.uk/ 
SOS!SEN (Hampton-based charity to support families with SEN issues), Tel: 020 8538 3731 ​www.sossen.org.uk
IPSEA (National charity offering parents support on special needs) https://www.ipsea.org.uk/
You can find a list of nurseries, schools and colleges on our web site here
You can find a list of nurseries, schools and colleges on the Surrey County Council web site

SUPPORT & INFORMATION
NAS Family Support worker - Tessa Emery tessa.emery@nas.org.uk Tel: 07436 261163. 
Portage – support for children with additional needs under 3.5 years 0300 200 1004 
Family Voice Surrey - parent representation group for families that include a child or young person with SEN or a disability www.familyvoicesurrey.org

Mustard Seed Autism Trust - a charity that offers professional and practical support to families living with autism. www.mustardseedautism.co.uk

CAMHS Redhill group for parents of children with ASDs, tel: 01737-287002 


ACTIVITIES AND SUPPPORT FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE
NAS Resource Centre - after school clubs and youth clubs, Godalming Tel: 01483 521743 SEResourceCentres@nas.org.uk
​interAKtive, Epsom-based charity for children with ASDs and other communication difficulties Tel: 07876 762178, www.interaktive.org.uk
SID (Social Information on Disability) useful information site www.asksid.org.uk/fab
CYP Haven in Guildford - not ASD-specific, but this offers a safe space for children and young people who need emotional wellbeing support. 7 Ward St Guildford (just off North Street) https://www.cyphaven.net/

PARENT PROGRAMMES
Early Bird (for parents of children under 5) or Cygnet (for parents of children aged 5 - 18). For details, contact Vicky Jones, Teaching School Co-ordinator, SEND Teaching School courses@sendteachingschool.co.uk Tel: 07747 595 155

ADULT SERVICES
​NAS Surrey Service Tel: 01483 861600, email: surrey.service@nas.org.uk
NAS ASSIST signposting Service for over-16s. 07436 261 194, email Assist.surrey@nas.org.uk The ASSIST project runs on Thursdays and once a month on Saturday (Godalming) and Monday or Tuesday fortnightly (Reigate)
Surrey Autism Partnership Board http://www.surreypb.org.uk/Autism.html

EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT
Employability for people with learning disabilities/ASDs Tel: 01483-519690, email: employability@surreycc.gov.uk

BENEFITS AND FUNDING
You can drop in to your nearest Hub for advice http://www.thesurreyhubs.org.uk/
Carers' support www.carers.org/carers-services/find-your- local-service or look in the phone book
​NAS Tips page at autism.org.uk 
Cerebra DLA guide: 0800 328 1159


COUNSELLING

Private Counselling services, including services for people with Asperger Syndrome. http://www.counselling-directory.org.uk/aspergers-syndrome.html

The parent-run charity Express CIC in Kingston offers affordable counselling services for parents of children with ASDs counselling@expresscic.org.uk

Useful Contacts