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June 2022

Autism Confident Programmes for Autistic Adults and Teenagers – the Black Country

28th June 2022 at 8:00 am - 22nd February 2023 at 5:00 pm
VARIOUS, Autism West Midlands
Free
Young people in a group activity session

Between October 2021 to February 2023 we will be running programmes for autistic adults and teenagers in all 4 areas of the Black Country - Wolverhampton, Walsall, Dudley and Sandwell Autism Confident is an 8-week psychoeducation programme, with one-to-one meetings for participants on the first and last week, and 6 group sessions. It offers an opportunity to learn more about autism in a small, supportive, group setting and to share experiences and identify strategies that could help in day-today life.…

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July 2022

Daytime Virtual Support Group For Shropshire Parents

6th July at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
ONLINE, Autism West Midlands
Free
Someone using a laptop computer

An opportunity to talk with other parents, share ideas, and offer support with a member of Autism West Midlands present to offer advice and guidance. This group will run on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month during school term time. Date: Wednesday 6th July 2022 Time: 10:00am - 11:00am Cost: Free to Shropshire Council resident families. Booking Information: To book a place or for further information please contact: E: shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk This event will be held using the Zoom app, once booked…

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Zoom Together – Fun Sessions for Shropshire Youngsters – Spring/Summer 2022

6th July at 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
ONLINE, Autism West Midlands
Free
A youngster using a laptop computer

Zoom Together for 11 – 17 year olds Free online quiz, chat and activities through ‘Zoom’ July 6th 6 - 7pm These workshops are only for young people living in the Shropshire Council Area To book please visit our eShop: Zoom Together – Fun Sessions for Shropshire Youngsters – Spring/Summer | Autism West Midlands Shop For further information please contact Wendy: Email: wendyc@autismwestmidlands.org.uk

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Evening Virtual Support Group For Shropshire Parents

6th July at 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ONLINE, Autism West Midlands
Free
Someone using a laptop computer

An opportunity to talk with other parents, share ideas, and offer support with a member of Autism West Midlands present to offer advice and guidance. This group will run on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month during school term time. Date: Wednesday 6th July 2022 Time: 8:00pm - 9:00pm Cost: Free to Shropshire Council resident families. Booking Information: To book a place or for further information please contact: E: shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk This event will be held using the Zoom app, once booked you…

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Parents Lunch Group – Sandwell

7th July at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Chestnut Tree, Axletree Way, Wednesbury
Sandwell, West Midlands WS10 9QY United Kingdom
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Free
Someone eating a massive burger

An opportunity to treat yourself to a nice meal and meet other parents and carers who have a child/children on the Autism Spectrum (Diagnosis not required). Free to attend (lunch cost not included) Date: Thursday 7th July Time: 12:00pm Location: Chestnut Tree, Axletree Way, Wednesbury, WS10 9QY Cost: Free for Sandwell resident parents and carers Booking Information: To book, please visit our eShop: Parents Lunch - Sandwell - Thursday 7th July | Autism West Midlands Shop For more information please contact Donna: T: 07881 109…

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FULLY BOOKED – Understanding Your Autistic Child

15th July at 9:30 am - 11:30 am
The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Sundorne
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 4NG United Kingdom
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Free
A mother with son on a woodland walk

FULLY BOOKED A 2 hour training event for parents and carers of autistic children living in the Shropshire Council area including: An introduction to the autism spectrum How autism may affect children How to support autistic children This face-to-face training event is open to parents and carers of children aged 0-18 in the Shropshire Council area only Date: 15th July 2022 Time: 9:30am - 11:30am Location: The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Harlescott, Shrewsbury, SY1 4NG Cost: Free   For more…

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Parents Support Group – Northfield – Summer 2022

15th July at 10:30 am - 9th September at 12:00 pm
Northfield Baptist Church, 789 Bristol Road South, Northfield
Birmingham, West Midlands B31 2NQ United Kingdom
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Free
People in a support group meeting

Our face to face support group is back - numbers are limited and places will need to be pre-booked to ensure everyone’s safety and avoid overcrowding. It’s an opportunity to meet with other parents, share ideas, celebrate achievements and offer support. A member of Autism West Midlands will be present to offer advice and guidance. Fridays: 15th July 2022  (also on: 16th September, 14th October) Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm Location: Northfield Baptist Church, 789 Bristol Road South, Northfield, B31 2NQ  …

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Daytime Virtual Support Group For Shropshire Parents

20th July at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
ONLINE, Autism West Midlands
Free
Someone using a laptop computer

An opportunity to talk with other parents, share ideas, and offer support with a member of Autism West Midlands present to offer advice and guidance. This group will run on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month during school term time. Date: Wednesday 20th July 2022 Time: 10:00am - 11:00am Cost: Free to Shropshire Council resident families. Booking Information: To book a place or for further information please contact: E: shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk This event will be held using the Zoom app, once booked…

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Evening Virtual Support Group For Shropshire Parents

20th July at 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ONLINE, Autism West Midlands
Free
Someone using a laptop computer

An opportunity to talk with other parents, share ideas, and offer support with a member of Autism West Midlands present to offer advice and guidance. This group will run on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month during school term time. Date: Wednesday 20th July 2022 Time: 8:00pm - 9:00pm Cost: Free to Shropshire Council resident families. Booking Information: To book a place or for further information please contact: E: shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk This event will be held using the Zoom app, once booked you…

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Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service – Summer Activity Days 2022

25th July at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Belle Vue, Rocke Street,
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY3 7PY United Kingdom
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£12.50
People on activity sessions

Summer Activity Days For Shropshire Youngsters (aged 12-17) Making Pizza, Yoga Taster Session, Arts and Crafts, Board Games, Lego Date: Monday 25th July Time: 10am to 3pm Location: Belle Vue, Rocke Street, Shrewsbury SY3 7PY Cost: £12.50 per person Booking Information: To book a place please visit our eShop: Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service - Summer Activity Days 2022 | Autism West Midlands Shop   Young people 12 – 17 years old (Up to 18th Birthday) must be living…

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Telford Town Park Play and Picnic – For Shropshire Families

27th July at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Telford Town Park Telford, Shropshire TF3 4EJ United Kingdom + Google Map
Free
A park scene

Join Autism West Midlands for a Family Picnic and Playtime. The session will include some playtime on the children’s play area and a family picnic at Telford Town Park. (Please bring your own packed lunch/picnic blanket if you want to) FREE For Shropshire Families Date: Wednesday 27th July 2022 Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm Location: There are a number of car parks available for visitor parking close to Telford Town Park. The closest is Southwater Multi Storey Car Park which is…

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Virtual Dads Support Group – West Midlands

28th July at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ONLINE, Autism West Midlands
Free
A father using a laptop computer

This is an opportunity for dads to meet online, share ideas, celebrate their children’s achievement’s and offer support to each other with a member of Autism West Midlands present. Free - ONLINE - 'Zoom' Session Dates: Thursday evenings: 28th July 2022 25th August 2022 29th September 2022 Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm To book please visit our eShop: Virtual Dads Support Group - West Midlands | Autism West Midlands Shop For more information please contact Amanda: E: amandap@autismwestmidlands.org.uk

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August 2022

Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service – Summer Activity Days 2022

1st August at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Belle Vue, Rocke Street,
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY3 7PY United Kingdom
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£12.50
People on activity sessions

Summer Activity Days For Shropshire Youngsters (aged 12-17) Cake making, Silk painting, Board Games, Lego, Film Date: Monday 1st August Time: 10am to 3pm Location: Belle Vue, Rocke Street, Shrewsbury SY3 7PY Cost: £12.50 per person Booking Information: To book a place please visit our eShop: Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service - Summer Activity Days 2022 | Autism West Midlands Shop   Young people 12 – 17 years old (Up to 18th Birthday) must be living in the Shropshire Council Area and be…

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Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service – Summer Activity Days 2022

10th August at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hawkstone Park Follies, Weston-Under-Redcastle
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 5JY United Kingdom
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£12.50
People on activity sessions

Summer Activity Days For Shropshire Youngsters (aged 12-17) Hawkstone Park Follies Walk Date: Wednesday  10th August Time: 10am to 3pm Location: Hawkstone Park Follies, Weston-Under-Redcastle, Shrewsbury, SY4 5JY Cost: £12.50 per person Booking Information: To book a place please visit our eShop: Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service - Summer Activity Days 2022 | Autism West Midlands Shop   Young people 12 – 17 years old (Up to 18th Birthday) must be living in the Shropshire Council Area and be registered with the council’s “All…

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Visit to Chirk Castle and Picnic – For Shropshire Families

11th August at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Chirk Castle LL14 5AF United Kingdom + Google Map
Free
Chirk Castle

Come and join us for a meander around the beautiful grounds of the castle. See the gardens in full bloom and explore inside the medieval castle followed by a family picnic. (please bring own picnic/picnic blanket) FREE For Shropshire Families Date: Thursday 11th August 2022 Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm Location: Chirk Castle, LL14 5AF To book places please visit our eShop: Visit to Chirk Castle and Picnic - For Shropshire Families - 11th Augu | Autism West Midlands Shop  …

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Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service – Summer Activity Days 2022

15th August at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Belle Vue, Rocke Street,
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY3 7PY United Kingdom
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£12.50
People on activity sessions

Summer Activity Days For Shropshire Youngsters (aged 12-17) Tye Dye T’shirts, Drama workshop, Board Games, Lego, Film Date: Monday 15th August Time: 10am to 3pm Location: Belle Vue, Rocke Street, Shrewsbury SY3 7PY Cost: £12.50 per person Booking Information: To book a place please visit our eShop: Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service - Summer Activity Days 2022 | Autism West Midlands Shop   Young people 12 – 17 years old (Up to 18th Birthday) must be living in the Shropshire Council Area and…

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Attingham Park Walk – For Shropshire Families

23rd August at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Attingham Park, Atcham
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 4TP United Kingdom
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Free
People enjoying a parkland visit

Supported walk through the woodlands of Attingham Park, spotting the deer, den building and optional bring your own picnic lunch in the play area. (Please bring your own packed lunch/picnic blanket if you want to) Meet Two members of staff from Autism West Midlands at the entrance of the park. Date: Tuesday 23rd August 2022 Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Location: Attingham Park, Atcham, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 4TP To book places please visit our eShop: Attingham Park Walk and Picnic for…

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Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service – Summer Activity Days 2022

24th August at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Whixall Marina, Alders Lane
Whixall, Shropshire SY13 2QS United Kingdom
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£12.50
People on activity sessions

Summer Activity Days For Shropshire Youngsters (aged 12-17) Pond dipping, Three dimensional Art, Walk Date: Wednesday 24th August Time: 12pm to 3:30pm Location: Whixall Marina, Alders Lane, Whixall, Shropshire SY13 2QS Cost: £7.50 per person Booking Information: To book a place please visit our eShop: Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service - Summer Activity Days 2022 | Autism West Midlands Shop   Young people 12 – 17 years old (Up to 18th Birthday) must be living in the Shropshire Council Area and be registered with…

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Well Being Walk – Sandwell Valley Country Park

24th August at 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Sandwell Valley Country Park, Salters Lane
West Bromwich, West Midlands B71 4BG
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Free
A beautiful park scene

Parents and Carers Well Being Walk in Sandwell Valley Country Park Join us for a well being walk at Sandwell Valley Country Park. (booking is essential) Free for Sandwell resident parents and carers This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other parents and carers and explore one of the many beautiful trails of the valley. The trail is just under 2 miles long and the pace is suitable for all fitness levels. Children are welcome to come along, providing they…

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Virtual Dads Support Group – West Midlands

25th August at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ONLINE, Autism West Midlands
Free
A father using a laptop computer

This is an opportunity for dads to meet online, share ideas, celebrate their children’s achievement’s and offer support to each other with a member of Autism West Midlands present. Free - ONLINE - 'Zoom' Session Dates: Thursday evenings: 25th August 2022 29th September 2022 Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm To book please visit our eShop: Virtual Dads Support Group - West Midlands | Autism West Midlands Shop For more information please contact Amanda: E: amandap@autismwestmidlands.org.uk

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