- National Autistic Society: The NAS South Gloucestershire Branch offers support to parents and carers of children who have autism or Asperger syndrome. The branch runs an evening and daytime support group once a month in Bradley stoke. Please visit their website for up to date info. In addition to this they organise activities for children and young people on the autism spectrum including science club, and youth club. NAS Mailing list – can be added if awaiting a diagnosis.
- JIGSAW Thornbury Support families who have children who are 0-25 years and have any additional needs or disability. This can be anything from learning needs such as dyslexia to complex disabilities or medical problems. Many children who come have no diagnosis. Weekly support group for parents, carers and children + training courses on a range of topics. Telephone: 01454 416381 Website: https://www.jigsawthornbury.org.uk/
- Bristol Autism Support – providing information, support and training for parents/carers of children in Bristol and South Glos. Includes info relevant to those with or without a diagnosis. https://www.bristolautismsupport.com/
- Supportive Parents: Local SEN and disability information service (SENDIAS) - Information and support around Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, for children, young people and families.