Tourette syndrome

If your child is affected by a medical condition or disability we can help. Call our freephone helpline on 0808 808 3555 to get information, support and advice. You can also browse our range of parent guides on aspects of caring for a disabled child in our resource library.

To meet other parents see support groups below or meet other parents online in our closed Facebook group

Please see below for reliable medical information on Tourette syndrome produced by alternative providers.

NHS website

Patient UK

Although alternative links have been selected with great care, Contact cannot accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or errors. Alternative information providers  give details of their quality control procedures on their website, which includes review of information by a qualified medical professional.

Is there support?

Tourettes Action

Email: Via website

The Organisation is a Registered Charity in England and Wales No. 1003317. It provides information and support to anyone affected by Tourette Syndrome in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and has a network of support groups.

Group details last reviewed December 2021.

Tourette Scotland


The Organisation is a Registered Charity in Scotland No. SC021851. It provides information, advice and support for children and adults with Tourette Syndrome (TS) and everyone involved in their lives. The Organisation arranges informal meetings biannually with guest speakers, has a network of local groups across Scotland, and an online community.

Group details last updated December 2021.

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