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Coronavirus: Benefits Service still here to help online and by phone

Our Benefits Service advisers Kevin Jackson and Carrie Steers are still available to help autistic people and their families with applications and appeals during the coronavirus shutdown. As they cannot meet clients face-to-face at our office in Reading or at Shelter’s office in Slough for the time being, they are offering advice by phone and
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Coronavirus: All leisure and social activities suspended

Following further updates to the Government advice about measures to help contain the coronavirus and closures of leisure centres and schools, Autism Berkshire is halting all its social and leisure activities until further notice. This means that the following services are suspended until official advice about the coronavirus changes and the facilities that we use for
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Coronavirus: Update on changes to Autism Berkshire services

Following the Government’s revised advice about measures to help contain the coronavirus, Autism Berkshire is taking the following steps: – Our staff will be working from home for the time being. If you need to get in touch with us for advice about autism, please email our family support team at contact@autismberkshire.org.uk and for benefits advice,
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Coronavirus: Our services continue to run as scheduled

Although our All About Autism conference has been postponed due to the coronavirus situation, our other services will continue operating, subject to official advice. At the moment our planned autism advice workshop in Wokingham on Thursday, March 19, will be going ahead, along with a benefits advice workshop about benefits for autistic young people and
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Speakers cover range of autism-related topics in conference presentations and workshops

Parents, carers and professionals can hear from autism specialists and an autistic advocate and get expert advice at new workshop sessions at our All About Autism 2020 conference in Slough on Tuesday, March 31, during World Autism Awareness Week. Dr Fiona Knott, who is again our opening speaker, will talk about her latest work on Autism and Anxiety and offer
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