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Register for first Berkshire West Autism & ADHD service workshops

Parents and carers can now register for free workshops being delivered by Autism Berkshire and Parenting Special Children for the new Berkshire West Autism & ADHD Support Service in early 2021. These workshops are open to parents and carers who are registered with a GP surgery that is part of the Berkshire West CCG (which
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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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Trampolining sessions expand to include young adults

Autism Berkshire is launching extra trampolining classes in Bracknell and Reading for autistic teenagers and adults aged 14 to 25, thanks to a grant from Sport England. Trampolining has a number of benefits for autistic people of all ages, from easing stress and anxiety and helping to improve coordination, balance and motor skills, to providing
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Volunteer needed to help with admin at Autism Berkshire’s office

Autism Berkshire is looking for a volunteer office assistant or assistants to help our office and family support teams. We are looking from someone able to work at our office in Reading town centre on Fridays, answering the phone and helping with filing, data entry and other tasks. Training will be provided and travel expenses will be paid. Click here for a
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Job opportunity for Benefits Caseworker with Autism Berkshire

Due to increasing demand for help from Autism Berkshire’s Benefits Service, we have a job vacancy for a part-time Benefits Service Caseworker to assist our Benefits Manager Kevin Jackson. Since the expansion of the service since 2017 to include advice appointments for Slough residents as part of the SPACE project and offering representation at benefits
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