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Wellbeing & Autism course supports Reading parents

Autism Berkshire’s second free Wellbeing & Autism course for parents and carers of autistic children and young people who live in the Reading Borough Council area begins in January 2021. The course looks at supporting the mental health and wellbeing of children and teenagers before and after an autism diagnosis, as well as the mental
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Volunteering course opens opportunities with Autism Berkshire

Autism Berkshire is delighted to be able to offer a new free Volunteering Skills course to people who live in the Reading Borough Council area. The course will run online over six weekly sessions between January and March 2021 and will cover topics including understanding autism and support available locally; Autism Berkshire and our volunteer
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Autism Berkshire launches EarlyBird Plus course for parents

Autism Berkshire is launching a new course, EarlyBird Plus, for the parents and carers of autistic young people aged 4 to 9 and members of school staff who support their children. The six-week course aims to help parents and professionals to understand more about autism and autistic children of primary school age and their behaviour,
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Autism in Girls features in new workshops line-up

New online workshops about Autism in Girls, with Berkshire autism advocate Carly Jones, are a highlight of our autumn workshops for parents and carers who live in the Reading, Wokingham and West Berkshire council areas. Carly, pictured, who has two autistic daughters, will lead two 90-minute workshops on Friday, November 6, and Friday, November 20,
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Autism Berkshire launches new Teen Life course for parents and school staff

Autism Berkshire is delighted to be launching a new course in 2020 for parents and carers of teenagers and school staff who work with their children, called Teen Life. The Teen Life course runs over six weekly sessions and aims to help parents and education professionals to understand more about autistic young people aged 10
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New Chop & Chat course has recipe to boost autistic adults’ prospects

Autism Berkshire is launching a new free course, called Chop & Chat, for autistic young people and adults (aged 16+) who live in Slough. Chop & Chat, which will take place at Langley College, features friendly, fortnightly social sessions, focused around cooking and sharing a meal and talking about a range of topics. Starting on
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SocialEyes course offers autistic adults help with social skills

Autistic adults living in Slough and the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead can now book places on a free SocialEyes course to help them to develop their social skills and understanding.  The course is open to autistic young people and adults aged 18 and above and is taking place at Langley College, in Station Road. The course will
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SocialEyes course in Reading changes dates

We have had to reschedule our forthcoming SocialEyes course for autistic adults in Reading. The course, which was developed by the National Autistic Society, aims to help develop social skills and understanding. The first workshop session will now be held at the New Directions South centre, at 330 Northumberland Avenue, Whitley, on Tuesday, October 30,
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Staying Safe on Social Media course helps autistic adults to navigate online world

Autistic men aged 19+ living in Windsor & Maidenhead and Slough are being invited to attend a free course about staying safe online, which starts next week. The course is divided into two sessions, taking place in consecutive weeks. The first session is on Thursday, April 26, from 6pm to 8pm, at Braywick Heath Nurseries, in Braywick
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