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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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2020 Henley Choir Festival raises funds for Autism Berkshire

We are delighted to announce that Autism Berkshire will be the charity beneficiary of the 11th annual Henley Choir Festival, which takes place later this month. The festival, featuring a number of local choirs, takes place at the town’s St Mary’s Church, pictured above, in Hart Street, on the evening of Saturday, January 25, at 7pm. In
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AGM and Fun Day gives members chance to have say about Autism Berkshire services

Autism Berkshire’s 2019 AGM will be held in conjunction with our next Members’ Family Fun Day at the Thames Valley Adventure Playground on Sunday, September 22. We are combining the two events, as we want to focus at this year’s Annual General Meeting on services for families and how we can develop these in the future, so want
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Find out about new autism school plan for Reading at drop-in consultation events

As a result of the increasing number of children with an autism diagnosis in Reading and the west of Berkshire, the borough council is inviting bids from education trusts to open another specialist school. It would provide 150 places for autistic children and children with complex needs, including social, emotional and mental health, aged from 5 to
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Conference takes whistlestop tour of aspects of autism

Autism Berkshire’s All About Autism conference at The Curve library and cultural hub in Slough on World Autism Awareness Day 2019 – Tuesday, April 2 – attracted more than 120 parents, carers, professionals and students. They were able to enjoy a series of informative presentations from autism advocates, academics and NHS professionals on a wide
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Expert speakers lined up for All About Autism conference in Slough

Parents, carers and autism professionals can hear from a series of specialists and get expert advice at our forthcoming All About Autism conference in Slough on World Autism Awareness Day 2019 – Tuesday, April 2. Dr Fiona Knott, our opening speaker of the day, will talk about Anxiety and Autism – Tips for Parents. Dr Knott is a clinical psychologist and the co-director of the
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