Autism Wessex

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Autism Wessex was founded in 1968 by parents of children with autism. It is a regional charity providing high quality specialist services for people affected by autism and associated difficulties across Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire and Somerset.

Our vision is of a world where people with autism are active citizens enjoying maximum independence and a good quality of life.

With three main areas of activity, Autism Wessex provides Portfield School (Dorset) for education, residential and respite services, Community Wessex for social care services and a range of advocacy and advice services.

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