Families

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NAS Cambridge offers the following activities for families:

 

Latest news for families

  • Survey on the 10th anniversary of the Autism Act

    This year is the 10th anniversary of the Autism Act. The National Autistic Society will be marking this anniversary throughout 2019 and campaigning to make sure the Government improves support for autistic children and adults.

    You can help by taking our survey and telling us about your experiences of autism services.

    Take the Autism Act 2019 Survey

    Many thanks for taking part!

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  • Pinpoint PfA (Preparing for Adulthood) Group

    DLA To PIP session

    Thursday 21 March
    The Methodist Church, High Street, Ramsey, Huntingdon PE26 1AE
    (car parking available at: Mews Close Car Park, Mews Close, Whytefield Street, Ramsey)
    10am to 12noon

    Pinpoint and Little Miracles Ramsey are joining up to run a free information session for parents about moving from DLA to PIP benefit. This session will give you a chance to meet other parents and professionals to share knowledge.
    Refreshments will be provided.

    Meet Anjela Jones, Welfare Benefits Advice Team Manager offering parents free support and assistance with claiming PIP and other connected benefits.
    Joseph Simon, NAS Adult Autism Manager will also be available during the session

    To book:
    T: 01480 877333
    E: jackie@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk
    W: https://www.pinpoint-cambs.org.uk/event-archive/free-pip-information-session/

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  • Free ASD and Me workshop for 13-16 year olds

    NAS Cambridge are hosting a half day workshop for 13-16 year olds, run by Communication Cambridge. The aims of this workshop are to:

    • Understand the Autism Spectrum
    • Understand how Autism affects you
    • Understand your strengths
    • Find out what helps
    • Meet others and share experiences

    This workshop is being run by Communication Cambridge on two dates:

    Saturday 23rd March 2019 at 10.00am–12.30  or  Saturday 6th April 2019 at 1.30–4.00pm

    The venue is The Chitra Sethia Autism Centre, Cambridge Road, Fulbourn, Cambridge, CB21 5EF

    Booking is free via Eventbrite:

    Tickets for Saturday 23 March https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/asd-and-me-tickets-58337509060
    Tickets for Saturday 6 March https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/asd-and-me-tickets-58340275334

    To find out more please email Fiona or Sarah: info@communicationcambridge.co.uk

    ASD and Me poster 2019

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