Visit to Chirk Castle and Gardens (Autism)

Start Date:
26th August 2021

End Date:
26th August 2021

Start Time:
11:00

End Time:
13:00

 

Come and join us for a meander around the beautiful grounds of the castle. This is a good opportunity for you to see the gardens in full bloom and explore inside the medieval castle during our (Autism West Midlands)  ‘exclusive’ allocated slot followed by a family picnic. (please bring own picnic/picnic blanket).

As we are limited to a maximum of 20 places please make sure you book the exact number of people that will be attending (e.g. parent and two children – book 3 places)

For more information please contact Wendy by email wendyc@autismwestmidlands.org.uk

This event is funded by Shropshire Council

Cost: FREE for families who pay council tax to Shropshire Council

 

 

Summer Holiday Activities For Shropshire Youngsters (Autism)

Start Date:
25th August 2021

End Date:
25th August 2021

Start Time:
11:00

End Time:
16:00

Youth Club Topic are:

  • Anger plus making biscuits,board games and
  • a film. Cost: £10 per person Please drop off and pick up at Belle Vue Youth Club, Rocke Street, Belle Vue, Shrewsbury, SY3 7PY Who can take part: Young people 12 – 17 years old (Up to 18th Birthday) but you must be living in the Shropshire Council Area and be registered with the council’s “All In” Short Breaks Service to take part.
  • If you are not registered, please register now at this link https://www.shropshire.gov.uk/the-send-local-offer/social-care/short-breaks/all-in-programme/
  • To book this event please visit our eShop here: Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service – Summer Activities 2021 – 25 August
  • Summer Holiday Activities For Shropshire Youngsters – Out and About (Autism)

Shropshire ‘All In’ Short Breaks Service – Summer Activities 2021 – 25th August – Belle Vue

 

Evening Virtual Support Group For Shropshire Parents

Start Date:
18th August 2021

End Date:
18th August 2021

Start Time:
20:00

End Time:
21:00

This is an opportunity to talk with other parents, share ideas, and offer support during this difficult time. A member of Autism West Midlands present to offer advice and guidance.

This event will be held using the Zoom app, once booked you will be sent a link on the day before the session to join the group

Evening Virtual Support Group For Shropshire Parents

Autumn On-line Conference -October 2021

Start Date:
5th October 2021

End Date:
6th October 2021

Start Time:
0930

End Time:
1400

Event title: Autumn On-line Conference -October 2021
Venue: On-line
Weblink: https://autismwestmidlands.org.uk/
Name: Autism West Midlands
Email: shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk
Telephone: N/A
Event description: Our Autumn On-line conference is for parent/carers, autistic people and professionals across the West Midlands Region and beyond!

It will take place on Tuesday 5th October and Wednesday 6th October. A two day ticket costs £20

This event will be delivered across 2 days via the Zoom platform from 09.30 and 2pm.

The conference will include the following topics:

  • Autistic parents
  • Behaviours of concern
  • Education
  • Mental health
  • Parent support
  • Pathological Demand Avoidance
  • Sexualised behaviour
  • Women and girls

Talks will be given by experts in the field including:

  • Tigger Pritchard, Expert by Experience
  • Dr Glenys Jones, University of Birmingham
  • Dr Harvinder Tagger, Solar (Solihull)
  • Lee Burden, Autism West Midlands
  • Johanna Condon, Birmingham City Council

A full programme and an introduction to the speakers can be downloaded at this link: https://autismwestmidlands.org.uk/2021-online-conference-programme-and-speaker-introductions/

Note: Recordings of each session will be available to view afterwards.

Please Book your place using our on-line shop here at this link  https://shop.autismwestmidlands.org.uk/products/autumn-online-conference-october-2021-all-welcome and a link to the sessions will be emailed out prior to the event:

 

Online Autism Advice and Consultation Sessions – Shropshire County

Start Date:
9th September 2021

End Date:
30th September 2021

Start Time:
0930

End Time:
1130

Event title: Online Autism Advice and Consultation Sessions – Shropshire County
Venue: On-line Zoom sessions
Weblink: https://autismwestmidlands.org.uk/
Name: Autism West Midlands
Email: shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk
Telephone: N/A
Event description: This is an opportunity for you to book a 45 minute slot with a specialist autism advisor to discuss difficulties and coping strategies.

These Free 45 minute bookable appointments are for parents/carers and practitioners with Shropshire postcode. ONLINE – ‘Zoom’ Sessions

Appointments currently available for September 2021:

  • Thursday 9th September (2 slots)
  • Thursday 16th September (4 slots)
  • Thursday 23rd September (4 slots)
  • Thursday 30th September (4 slots)

Booking Information: To book please visit the eShop: https://shop.autismwestmidlands.org.uk/collections/events/products/online-autism-advice-and-consultation-sessions-shropshire-county

For more information please contact us via email at shropshire/shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk

These events are funded by Shropshire Council and Shropshire Clinical Commissioning group

Summer Holiday Activities For Shropshire Youngsters – Out and About (Autism)

Start Date:
18th August 2021

End Date:
18th August 2021

Start Time:
1100

End Time:
1600

Event title: Summer Holiday Activities For Shropshire Youngsters – Out and About (Autism)
Venue: Nature Reserve Car park on the Colemere Road, Ellesmere, SY12 0HY
Weblink: https://autismwestmidlands.org.uk/
Name: Autism West Midlands
Email: N/A
Telephone: N/A
Event description: Join Wendy and Emma from Autism West Midlands at Wood Lane Nature Reserve (just south of Ellesmere) for a walk, some Bush craft, a campfire, learn about bog bodies and a possible guided visit to the quarry.

Please meet at the Nature Reserve Car park on the Colemere Road, Ellesmere, SY12 0HY

Cost: £10 per person

This event is for 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 In” Short Breaks Service to take part.

Please click on the link below to register for All In Short Breaks if your child is not already registered

https://www.shropshire.gov.uk/the-send-local-offer/social-care/short-breaks/all-in-programme/

To book this event please visit our eShop here:  https://shop.autismwestmidlands.org.uk/collections/events/products/out-and-about-wood-lane-nature-reserve

For more information please contact Wendy by emailing wendyc@autismwestmidlands.org.uk

Online Autism Advice and Consultation Sessions – Shropshire County

Start Date:
7th October 2021

End Date:
21st October 2021

Start Time:
0930

End Time:
1130

Event title: Online Autism Advice and Consultation Sessions – Shropshire County
Venue: On-line Zoom sessions
Weblink: https://autismwestmidlands.org.uk/
Name: Autism West Midlands
Email: shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk
Telephone: N/A
Event description: This is an opportunity for you to book a 45 minute slot with a specialist autism advisor to discuss difficulties and coping strategies.

These Free 45 minute bookable appointments are for parents/carers and practitioners with Shropshire postcode. ONLINE – ‘Zoom’ Sessions

Appointments currently available for October 2021:

  • Thursday 7th Oct (4 slots)
  • Thursday 14th Oct (4 slots)
  • Thursday 21st Oct (4 slots)

Booking Information: To book please visit the eShop: https://shop.autismwestmidlands.org.uk/collections/events/products/online-autism-advice-and-consultation-sessions-shropshire-county

For more information please contact: shropshire/shropshire@autismwestmidlands.org.uk

These events are funded by Shropshire Council and Shropshire Clinical Commissioning group

Community Connectors-North Shropshire

Start Date:
9th November 2021

End Date:
9th November 2021

Start Time:
1030

End Time:
1200

Event title: Community Connectors-North Shropshire
Venue: Contact
Name: S Lanyon at the Qube
Email: s.lanyon@qube-oca.org.uk
Telephone: 01691 656882
Event description: This network is for voluntary and community groups, healthcare professionals, public sector providers and businesses who operate in the North Shropshire and surrounding areas.
Our good news is Face to Face meetings are being scheduled from September 2021

This is an on-line meeting, please email Sarah Lanyon at this email address s.lanyon@qube-oca.org.uk for a link to enable you to join in.

For further information about Community Connectors meetings please call 01691 656882

National Garden Scheme (Albrighton Moat & Gardens)

Start Date:
29th July 2021

End Date:
30th July 2021

Start Time:
1100

End Time:
1500

Event title: National Garden Scheme (Albrighton Moat & Gardens)
Venue: Albrighton Trust Moat & Gardens, Blue House Lane, Albrighton, Nr Wolverhampton, WV7 5FL
Weblink: https://www.albrightontrust.org.uk/
Name: National Garden Scheme
Email: moat@albrightontrust.org.uk
Telephone: 01902 372441
Event description: Albrighton Moat and Gardens are delighted that they have been accepted in the National Garden Scheme for 2021. They are looking forward to welcome a broader range of visitors to their gardens for the first time and know they have a lot of hard work ahead of us them to ensure the gardens fully represents the hard work and determination of the many who turned a disused field into the beautiful gardens of today.

Thee National Garden scheme dates are Friday 25th & Saturday 26th June and Friday 30th & Saturday 31st July 2021. They will be open from 11 am to 3 pm. Come along and walk around our accessible landscaped and natural gardens including, sensory and cottage gardens and ponds. There will be refreshment’s and homemade cakes available to purchase. They will also be selling handmade woodcraft items on their woodcraft stall.

Why not put these dates in your diary now and make sure to visit and see the wonderful work that goes on at Albrighton Trust and Moat. You can book your tickets on-line at this link:  https://ngs.org.uk/view-garden/42148?fbclid=IwAR3t5QnC64pHy5NlEwXzvhv8J1zZ0VxnkjcqlT1J3NHzivrbBiUyRinsL_Y

For further information call 01902 372441 or email moat@albrightontrust.org.uk or visit their website.

To find out more about the work of Albrighton Moat and Gardens, click here: https://shropshire-disability.net/albrighton-moat-and-gardens-including-the-me-you-project-2/

To find out more about the National Garden Scheme click here: https://ngs.org.uk/

National Garden Scheme (Albrighton Moat & Gardens)

Start Date:
25th June 2021

End Date:
26th June 2021

Start Time:
1100

End Time:
1500

Event title: National Garden Scheme (Albrighton Moat & Gardens)
Venue: Albrighton Trust Moat & Gardens, Blue House Lane, Albrighton, Nr Wolverhampton, WV7 5FL
Weblink: https://www.albrightontrust.org.uk/
Name: National Garden Scheme
Email: moat@albrightontrust.org.uk
Telephone: 01902 372441
Event description: Albrighton Moat and Gardens are delighted that they have been accepted in the National Garden Scheme for 2021. They are looking forward to welcome a broader range of visitors to their gardens for the first time and know they have a lot of hard work ahead of us them to ensure the gardens fully represents the hard work and determination of the many who turned a disused field into the beautiful gardens of today.

Thee National Garden scheme dates are Friday 25th & Saturday 26th June and Friday 30th & Saturday 31st July 2021. They will be open from 11 am to 3 pm. Come along and walk around our accessible landscaped and natural gardens including, sensory and cottage gardens and ponds. There will be refreshment’s and homemade cakes available to purchase. They will also be selling handmade woodcraft items on their woodcraft stall.

Why not put these dates in your diary now and make sure to visit and see the wonderful work that goes on at Albrighton Trust and Moat. You can book your tickets on-line at this link:  https://ngs.org.uk/view-garden/42148?fbclid=IwAR3t5QnC64pHy5NlEwXzvhv8J1zZ0VxnkjcqlT1J3NHzivrbBiUyRinsL_Y

For further information call 01902 372441 or email moat@albrightontrust.org.uk or visit their website.

To find out more about the work of Albrighton Moat and Gardens, click here: https://shropshire-disability.net/albrighton-moat-and-gardens-including-the-me-you-project-2/

To find out more about the National Garden Scheme click here: https://ngs.org.uk/