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The National Autistic Society

A Registered Charity based in England

This organisation record is part of a group of linked records that describe a single organisation. The organisation is linked to 4 active records and 0 inactive records, from 4 data sources.

The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-269425 .
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Description

Campaigning and lobbying.Raising Awareness.Day and residential schools with outreach.Registered adult care homes, plus supported living.A diagnosis and assessment centre, and diagnostic training.Resource Centres.Family support.Social groups.Early intervention and post diagnosis support.Helpline.Education Rights and Welfare Rights services.Supported Employment.Information.

Also known as

  • Action for Autism
  • Autism UK
  • National Autistic Society
  • The National Autistic Society
  • National Society for Autistic Children

CCEW Charity number

269425

Company number

01205298

Registered

Postcode

EC1V 1NG

Website

WWW.AUTISM.ORG.UK

Domain

nas.org.uk

Latest income

£95,457,000 (on )

This organisation record is based on data from Registered charities in England and Wales published by Charity Commission for England and Wales.

The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Locations

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The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Linked records

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This organisation record is part of a group of linked records that describe a single organisation.

The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-269425 .

The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Themes and activities

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This organisation has been classified using different categories:

International Classification of Non-profit and Third Sector Organizations (ICNP/TSO)

ICNP/TSO categories have been automatically assigned from a machine learning model, as part of the UK Charity Classification project.

  • Services for people with disabilities D13

UK Charity Activity Tags

These tags are taken from a project to classify all UK charities using a common set of tags. The tags are applied using keyword searching, so may be incorrect for particular cases.

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  • Associations AS » Social club AS105
  • Beneficiary group BE » Families BE103
  • Beneficiary group BE » People with learning disabilities BE110
  • Beneficiary group BE » People with disabilities BE200
  • Charitable activities CA » Advice and individual advocacy CA101
  • Charitable activities CA » Policy campaigning and advocacy CA103
  • Economic and community development EC » Unemployment EC107
  • Education ED
  • Education ED » Schools ED106
  • Education ED » Training ED300
  • Education ED » Training ED300 » Employability training ED302
  • Housing HO » Accommodation HO101
  • Social care SC » Residential care SC106

Theme (CCEW)

  • Education/training 102
  • Disability 104
  • Accommodation/housing 107

Beneficiaries (CCEW)

  • Children/young People 201
  • Elderly/old People 202
  • People With Disabilities 203

Activities (CCEW)

  • Provides Services 306
  • Provides Advocacy/advice/information 307
  • Sponsors Or Undertakes Research 308
  • Acts As An Umbrella Or Resource Body 309

Scale of operation

  • National

The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Charity financial history

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Year ending Income (£) Spending (£)
1975-08-15 (Registered as a charity)
2004-03-31 58,850,000 54,325,000
2005-03-31 63,956,102 61,522,259
2006-03-31 69,796,559 69,364,991
2007-03-31 74,372,000 72,979,000
2008-03-31 81,587,000 79,865,000
2009-03-31 84,522,000 85,977,000
2010-03-31 88,310,000 89,756,000
2011-03-31 91,302,000 85,587,000
2012-03-31 90,488,000 85,225,000
2013-03-31 92,257,000 91,253,000
2014-03-31 98,317,000 94,075,000
2015-03-31 95,755,000 92,751,000
2016-03-31 98,657,000 97,310,000
2017-03-31 97,290,000 96,568,000
2018-03-31 96,144,000 95,658,000
2019-03-31 99,789,000 97,101,000
2020-03-31 104,021,000 103,068,000
2021-03-31 95,457,000 93,531,000

The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Income from government

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2021
£
2020
£
Contracts with government
Income from government contracts 76,475,000 81,124,000
Government contracts as % of total income 80.1% 78.0%
Number of government contracts 236 211
Government grants
Income from government grants 1,905,918 1,042,550
Government grants as % of total income 2.0% 1.0%
Number of government grants 12 6

The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Statement of Financial Activities

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Statement of financial activities for year ended .

Based on information provided to the Charity Commission for England and Wales in the charity's annual return. This may not exactly match the figures and categories supplied in the charity's annual accounts.

2021
£m
2020
£m
Incoming resources
Donations and other voluntary income 11.2 16.0
Legacies 1.2 1.6
Endowments - -
Donations and legacies 12.4 17.5
Income from charitable activities 79.6 85.1
Income from other trading activities 0.2 0.3
Income from investments 0.0 0.1
Other income 3.3 0.9
Total 95.5 104.0
Expenditure
Investment management - -
Other spending on raising funds 1.5 1.9
Spending on raising funds 1.5 1.9
Grants to institutions - -
Other charitable activities 92.1 101.1
Charitable activities 92.1 101.1
Other spending - -
Total 93.5 103.1
Net income / (expenditure) 1.9 1.0

The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Balance sheet

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Balance sheet at .

Based on information provided to the Charity Commission for England and Wales in the charity's annual return. This may not exactly match the figures and categories supplied in the charity's annual accounts.

2021
£m
2020
£m
Fixed assets
Tangible and intangible assets 41.9 44.6
Investment assets - -
41.9 44.6
Current assets
Current investment assets - -
Cash 15.5 5.3
Other current assets 17.8 19.3
33.3 24.6
Creditors
Amounts falling due within one year (14.9) (10.3)
Net current assets 18.4 14.3
Total assets less current liabilities 60.3 58.9
Creditors
Amounts falling due after one year (4.7) (5.2)
Net assets (excluding pension scheme) 55.6 53.7
Defined benefit pension scheme (19.5) (14.5)
Net assets (including pension scheme) 36.1 39.2
Funds
Endowment funds - -
Restricted funds 20.0 21.1
Unrestricted funds 16.1 18.1
36.1 39.2

The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Grants received

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Received 105 grants. Showing most recent 10 grants.

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Date Funder Amount awarded Description
Garfield Weston Foundation £70,000 Multi-Year Grant (2 Years) award
The National Lottery Community Fund £10,000 Support for Life - Lending Library
The Foyle Foundation £50,000 Learning (MGS)
Foundation Scotland £4,524 Grant to National Autistic Society
Scottish Government £31,843 The National Autistic Society
Wolfson Foundation £175,000 Grant to The National Autistic Society
The National Lottery Community Fund £69,070 Autism Community Hub
Co-operative Group £1,566 Grant to NAS South Glos
Co-operative Group £3,911 Grant to NAS Herefordshire
Co-operative Group £7,746 Grant to Bromyard NAS Support Group

Data source

Grants data comes from funders who publish data using the 360Giving Data Standard. It was accessed using the 360Giving Datastore.

The National Autistic Society

GB-CHC-269425

Services regulated by the Care Quality Commission

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Registered as a provider with the Care Quality Commissionlaunch (id: 1-102642930)

CQC Provider: National Autistic Society (The)launch

Services:

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GB-CHC-269425

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