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world autism awareness day

Busy programme of activities marks Autism Awareness Week 2017 across Berkshire

To celebrate World Autism Awareness Week 2017 next week, Autism Berkshire is running a series of special events for people and families living with autism and provide information about our services. Among the highlights are our World Autism Awareness Day 2017 family fun day at Bucklebury Farm Park in West Berkshire on Sunday, April 2, and
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Join us at Reading Families’ Forum’s Information and Fun Afternoon

Autism Berkshire’s Reading and Wokingham Home Visit Support Worker Jo Roberts and our Benefits Adviser Kevin Jackson will be at Reading Families’ Forum Information and Fun Afternoon on Saturday to provide information about our services and answer questions. The event takes place from 2.30pm to 5pm at Academy Sports, in Northumberland Avenue, Reading, RG2 8DF. Admission is
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Join us at our World Autism Awareness Day fun day at Bucklebury Farm Park

Tickets are now available for Autism Berkshire’s 2017 World Autism Awareness Day family fun day at Bucklebury Farm Park. The park, between Reading and Thatcham, has a wide range of activities available, with the chance to meet all the animals on the farm, including deer and rare-bred Berkshire pigs, enjoy the indoor and outdoor play
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Parents invited to discuss keeping children safe online

Safer Internet Day 2017 takes place next Tuesday, February 7, to promote safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children and young people. Among events taking place on the day is an online discussion about internet safety for young people, hosted by Thames Valley Police, the force which serves Berkshire. The web chat, from 10.30am-11.30am,
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Drop in at our Slough information and awareness event

Shoppers in Slough will get the chance on Friday to find out all about the range of services Autism Berkshire offers to people and families living with autism. We will have an information stall at the YES Shop in the Queensmere Observatory Shopping Centre, off High Street, from 11am to 2pm. Our chief executive officer,
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Families invited to free FunFest for children with disabilities

Families living with autism are being invited to a free FunFest taking place in Windsor in March. The event, organized by the Windsor Lions Club, will be tailored for children with physical, sensory and learning disabilities, including autism spectrum conditions. Siblings are welcome to join in the fun. Places for up to 200 children are
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First members’ family fun day of 2017 at Thames Valley Adventure Playground fully booked

Tickets for our first Autism Berkshire members’ family fun day of 2017 at the Thames Valley Adventure Playground were snapped up in just a few hours. The fun day is at TVAP, in Taplow, near Maidenhead, on Sunday, February 5, from noon to 4pm. We are now operating a waiting list, in case any tickets are
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Have your say about CAMHS and other NHS services in Berkshire

Parents, carers and young people who use Berkshire Healthcare Foundation NHS Trust’s CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service) and family services are being asked to give feedback on their experiences at an event next week. The Trust’s participation steering group meeting will take place between 4pm and 5pm on Tuesday, November 8, at the CAMHS centre in Reading, at 3-5
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