Category Archives: Event

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Special drop-in benefits advice session for autistic adults and carers in Slough

Autistic adults and parents and family members who act as carers to people with autism living in Slough will be able to get advice about benefits applications at a special drop-in session next Wednesday, February 14. Our benefits expert Kevin Jackson will be available to offer advice about eligibility and applications or appeals, at the
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Join us for Autism Berkshire’s AGM and Harry Potter exhibition display and talk

Autism Berkshire’s AGM takes place at Battle Library in Reading this Thursday. As well as conducting the formal business of the annual general meeting, including the election of trustees, the event will provide an opportunity to see display panels from the British Library’s current Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibition, and to watch a screening
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Autism Berkshire AGM features Harry Potter exhibition panels and talk

Autism Berkshire’s annual general meeting will be held at Battle Library in Reading on the evening of Thursday, January 25, 2018. As well as conducting formal AGM business, including the election of trustees, the event will provide an opportunity to see display panels from the British Museum’s current Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibition,
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Internet course helps autistic adults in Bracknell stay safe online

Autistic adults living in the Bracknell Forest area are being invited to attend a free workshop about Staying Safe on the Internet next week. The evening workshop is on Wednesday, November 15, from 6.30pm to 9pm, at the Willows and Maples Children’s Centre, in Priestwood Court Road, Bracknell, where our adult social group meets. It will be an informal and interactive event,
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Bear With Me social group in Maidenhead celebrates 10th birthday

Members of Autism Berkshire’s Bear With Me social group for autistic adults will mark a special milestone at their meeting tonight – its 10th anniversary. Just six people attended the first meeting in September 2007. Today there are more than 50 members on the register, who will celebrate the occasion with a specially-decorated birthday cake, pictured above. The
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Snap up free tickets for relaxed performance of AnimAlphabet at The Curve in Slough

Autism Berkshire has teamed up with The Curve cultural centre in Slough to offer families free tickets to enjoy a relaxed performance of the children’s musical show AnimAlphabet this Saturday. The performance is at 11am, with sound and lighting specially adjusted to help children with autism and other conditions. A British Sign Language interpreter will be there too. AnimAlphabet, performed by
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Family Fun Day tickets available for our next Thames Valley Adventure Playground event

Bookings are now open for our next Autism Berkshire Members’ Family Fun Day at the Thames Valley Adventure Playground on Sunday, October 1. Tickets are priced £5 for a family of up to two adults and up to three children – including at least one child with autism or who is on the waiting list for a
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Family Fun Day tickets still available for our event on Sunday

Tickets are still available for our family fun day for Autism Berkshire members at the Thames Valley Adventure Playground this coming Sunday, August 6. The event features a barbecue, with beefburgers and sausages from Jennings of Caversham butchers, plus salad and ice cream. Tickets are priced £15 for a family of up to two adults and up to
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Ping Pong Parlour invites autistic adults in Maidenhead to try table tennis free of charge

Autistic adults living in Windsor & Maidenhead are being invited to take part in free ping pong sessions at the Nicholson Centre in Maidenhead town centre every Wednesday evening during the summer. The special autism-friendly sessions will run between 6pm and 7pm from Wednesday this week, July 19, until Wednesday, August 30. The Pop-up Ping Pong Parlour is opposite the Tesco
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