Online Communities and Helplines

These resources can provide immediate (peer) support or a listening ear around specific categories of behaviour and are often also available out with opening hours of other organisations.

  • Support level – low
  • Access – Open
  • Speed – Immediate
  • Identity – Anonymous
  • Required insight & autonomy (ability to act independently) – Medium

Wrong Planet

This is a web community designed for individuals (and parents / professionals) with Autism, Asperger Syndrome, ADHD, PDDs, and other neurological differences.

ASD Forum

Online community and discussion forum for help, support and friendship to people whose life has been touched in one way or another by Autistic Spectrum Disorder (commonly known as ASD), Asperger or any other forms of Autism.

Facebook groups:

    • Dyslexia Scotland Helpline: 0344 800 84 84
    • ADDiSS – ADHD: 020 8952 2800
    • Autism Advice Line – 01259 222 02
    • Dyspraxia: 01462 454986