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If you, or somebody you know, is affected by autism you can call the National Autistic Society helpline (Monday to Thursday 10am-4pm and Fridays 9am-3pm) for impartial, confidential advice and support

National Autistic Society

0808 800 4104

Getting help

People with autism and ADHD have different support needs. Some are able to live independently while others may need help with specific tasks or round-the-clock support.

There are local support options available to people with autism and ADHD, as well as their carer, in Devon. You can search for these on Pinpoint.

The National Autistic Society (NAS) is a leading national charity with branches across the south west. They explain the types of support available to people with autism.

The national Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service (ADDISS) offers information and resources to anyone affected by ADHD.

AADD-UK is a website created by and for adults with ADHD.

Devon Partnership Trust (DPT) Devon Adult Autism and ADHD service provides diagnosis and assessment for adults in Devon who have not previously been diagnosed and whose symptoms are consistent with an Autism Spectrum Condition or ADHD.

The National Autistic Society

Get help and support from the National Autistic Society (NAS).

Go to the NAS website


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Learn more about autism and ADHD from NHS Choices.

Go to NHS Choices autism information
Go to NHS Choices ADHD information

Find services, and support groups in Devon on the Pinpoint website.

Go to Pinpoint

Find advice on how to stay healthy and well on the OneSmallStep website.

Go to OneSmallStep