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ADD-vance is a registered charity founded in Hertfordshire in 1996. We provide specialist information, training and advice for professionals, as well as support for children, adults and families on issues relating to Autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and related conditions.

Ambitious About Autism


Ambitious about Autism is the national charity for children and young people with autism. We provide services, raise awareness and understanding, and campaign for change. Through TreeHouse School and Ambitious College we offer specialist education and support.

Our ambition is to make the ordinary possible for more children and young people with autism.

Asperger's 4 Herts


Information, help and support for people affected by Asperger syndrome in Hertfordshire

Carers in Herts


We give support and information to unpaid family and friends who look after someone. We provide the space for you to discuss practical and emotional concerns around caring and opportunities to share experiences with others. We can provide the information you need to make choices about your life and caring role and the opportunity to have your voice heard by the people who plan services that affect your life.

Cerebra Sleep Project


Help and advice on sleep issues, including settling problems, difficulty sleeping alone and early rising. Parents/carers can refer themselves via phone or a form on the website and they will send out a ‘sleep pack’ with lots of info, a sleep questionnaire and sleep diary to fill in. A sleep practitioner will then come out and visit you, or you will be invited to attend a local sleep clinic. Helpline: 0800 328 1159More info and online contact form on link below.


Informal friendly group. Supporting parents of babies, children and young people with Additional and Special Needs, both in Mainstream and Special schools and colleges. Sharing information & exchanging ideas. Raising awareness of the needs of children & families.