National Autistic Society


Founded in 1962, The National Autistic Society (NAS) are the leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families.


The NAS maintains an authoritative repository of extensive information and support.

They run a number of specialist services and are a campaigning organisation for people with autism.


As well as being a national organisation the NAS has local branches where members meet and exchange information and support.

The local NAS branch covers Cardiff and The Vale of Glamorgan.

The branch holds regular events for parents and carers.

The Branch web site provides useful local links specific to the Cardiff and Vale area.

The Vale of Glamorgan Autistic Spectrum Disorder Project Lead Officer

is Keith Ingram, contact by email at