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What’s On

All of our events are open to parents and carers of autistic children, either diagnosed or undiagnosed / suspected, from any local authority. You don’t have to live in Bristol to attend. We are a very friendly, non-cliquey group, and you will be made to feel very welcome and at home.

january, 2020

22jan10:00 am12:00 pmWeekly parent/carer coffee morning (BS3)10:00 am - 12:00 pm Quaker Meeting House, 65 Wedmore Vale, Bedminster BS3 5HX Event Organized By: Bristol Autism Support

Bristol Autism Support coffee morning

Event Details

This is a friendly and welcoming support group meeting for parents and carers of autistic children. No diagnosis is required to attend this meeting, and your child can be any age. Our aim with this meeting is to develop a tight-knit community of parents and carers who will support each other with a wide range of issues.

Come to this meeting if you need support, and come to this meeting if you can give support.

This is a friendly and calming meeting where you can ask questions, get help with specific concerns and meet others in a similar position.

There is no need to book, just turn up!

Babes in arms and preschool children are welcome but remain the responsibility of the parent/guardian.

This venue is fully accessible. There is a car park next to the building. This meeting is held in the smaller meeting room, to the right as you come into the building.

Hot drinks and snacks will be served.

Time

(Wednesday) 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location

Quaker Meeting House

65 Wedmore Vale, Bedminster BS3 5HX

Organizer

Bristol Autism Supportinfo@bristolautismsupport.com

22jan12:00 pm2:00 pmSolo parent/carer support group (BS3)12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Quaker Meeting House, 65 Wedmore Vale, Bedminster BS3 5HX Event Organized By: Bristol Autism Support

Single parents of autistic children group

Event Details

This support group meeting is for parents and carers of children with autistic spectrum disorder, with or without a diagnosis, who are single parents due to relationship breakdown or death of a partner.

There is no need to book, just turn up!

Babes in arms and preschool children are welcome but remain the responsibility of the parent/guardian.

This venue is fully accessible. There is a car park next to the building. This meeting is held in the smaller meeting room, to the right as you come into the building.

Hot drinks and snacks will be served. You are very welcome to bring your lunch.

Time

(Wednesday) 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Quaker Meeting House

65 Wedmore Vale, Bedminster BS3 5HX

Organizer

Bristol Autism Supportinfo@bristolautismsupport.com

28jan9:30 am11:00 amParent/carer coffee morning in Easton (BS5)9:30 am - 11:00 am GMT Cafe des Amis (inside Easton Community Centre), Kilburn Street, Easton Bristol BS5 6AW Event Organized By: Bristol Autism Support

Easton Community Centre

Event Details

Please join us for our casual and friendly coffee morning at Cafe des Amies inside Easton Community Centre. The cafe is directly in front of you as you walk into the centre.

This is a very casual meetup for parents and carers of autistic children.

At this meeting you can:

• Ask questions and get help with specific issues

• Meet new people and make friends who understand your struggles and worries

• Get out of the house and have some time just for YOU!

This building is fully accessible. There is a small car park at the community centre and plenty of on-street parking. There is a disabled parking bay in front of the community centre

Children are very welcome at this event – Cafe des Amies has a LOT of toys and books.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Time

(Tuesday) 9:30 am - 11:00 am GMT

Location

Cafe des Amis (inside Easton Community Centre)

Kilburn Street, Easton Bristol BS5 6AW

Organizer

Bristol Autism Supportinfo@bristolautismsupport.com

29jan10:00 am12:00 pmWeekly parent/carer coffee morning (BS3)10:00 am - 12:00 pm Quaker Meeting House, 65 Wedmore Vale, Bedminster BS3 5HX Event Organized By: Bristol Autism Support

Bristol Autism Support coffee morning

Event Details

This is a friendly and welcoming support group meeting for parents and carers of autistic children. No diagnosis is required to attend this meeting, and your child can be any age. Our aim with this meeting is to develop a tight-knit community of parents and carers who will support each other with a wide range of issues.

Come to this meeting if you need support, and come to this meeting if you can give support.

This is a friendly and calming meeting where you can ask questions, get help with specific concerns and meet others in a similar position.

There is no need to book, just turn up!

Babes in arms and preschool children are welcome but remain the responsibility of the parent/guardian.

This venue is fully accessible. There is a car park next to the building. This meeting is held in the smaller meeting room, to the right as you come into the building.

Hot drinks and snacks will be served.

Time

(Wednesday) 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location

Quaker Meeting House

65 Wedmore Vale, Bedminster BS3 5HX

Organizer

Bristol Autism Supportinfo@bristolautismsupport.com

29jan12:00 pm2:00 pmMindfulness and mental wellbeing for parents and carers (BS3)12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Quaker Meeting House, 65 Wedmore Vale, Bedminster BS3 5HX Event Organized By: Bristol Autism Support

Mindfulness for autism parents

Event Details

Come along to this friendly and relaxing session to learn how you can use mindfulness and other techniques to improve your mental wellbeing and resilience. A trained practitioner will lead the group through relaxation techniques from 12-1 and then we’ll have a general chat over a cuppa from 1-2.

There is no need to book, just turn up!

Due to the nature of this group, where meditation is a key feature, children are not to attend.

This venue is fully accessible. There is a car park next to the building. This meeting is held in the smaller meeting room, to the right as you come into the building.

Hot drinks and snacks will be served. You are very welcome to bring your lunch.

Time

(Wednesday) 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Quaker Meeting House

65 Wedmore Vale, Bedminster BS3 5HX

Organizer

Bristol Autism Supportinfo@bristolautismsupport.com

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