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Autism dialogue programme for autistic students and staff at Sheffield Hallam University

Please note that this is not an Autism Centre event AUTISM DIALOGUE programme at Sheffield Hallam University A student-organised, group led programme for all Autistic Students and Staff. In the Common Room at The Hubs Every 2nd Tuesday of the … Continue reading

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Free event: How autism is portrayed in children’s fiction. Sheffield Nov 11th 12.00-2.30pm

Dr Shalini Vohra is hosting this event that is sponsored by the ESRC Social Sciences Festival and Sheffield Hallam University You can find out location information and book onto the event at The event will feature a panel consisting … Continue reading

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Come along to Our autism soapbox – free event Sheffield 4th November 2017 13.00-15.00

Location information at Organised by Stephen Connolly, Our Autism Soapbox is a 2 hour event that aims to put the autistic voice front and centre with presentations, discussions and performances on autism in our own words. Building on other … Continue reading

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Sparkle Sheffield Autism Fayre for Professionals Sunday 17th Sept 10am-3pm

Come hear The Autism Centre’s Stephen Connolly and other great presenters at Sparkle’s  Autism Fayre  for Professionals, Sheffield, Sunday 17th September  10am-3pm. Click on the link below for more information. Fayre-Flyer-2

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2 day introduction to SCERTS, Sheffield 4-5 Dec 2017

Sheffield Speech and Language Therapy Service are delighted to be hosting a 2-day Introduction to SCERTS (Social Communication, Emotional Regulation, Transactional Support) course on 4-5 December 2017, at St Mary’s Conference Centre on Bramall Lane, Sheffield.  The speaker will be … Continue reading

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Sheffield shops open early Saturday April 1st for Autism

Sparkle in collaboration with The Autism Centre’s Stephen Connolly have been working with Sheffield shops to encourage them to open early on Saturday April 1st for World Autism Awareness Week. A number of shops have agreed to become more autism friendly. More information at … Continue reading

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Summary of Tuesday’s twitter chat #DebateAutism

Hope you managed to catch our amazing twitter chat, #DebateAutism,  last Tuesday. Don’t worry if you missed it as you can see the summary at You don’t even need to be on twitter to access this.

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