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Our monthly Carers Support Group is back!
Our monthly carers support group is a great chance to meet other parents and carers facing similar challenges, swap ideas, and find out about support and activities in the local area. Anyone caring for a child or adult with autism is very welcome to attend any of the meetings for a chat and a cuppa, no need to book.
Please note we are now in a new venue, at the Orchard Park Community Centre
The group runs at 7.30-9.00pm on the first Tuesday each month at the Orchard Park Community Centre, Central Avenue, Orchard Park, Cambridge CB4 2EZ. Upcoming dates for the group are:
Please note, with apologies, the Carer Support Meeting scheduled for Tuesday 5th October is CANCELLED.
- November 2, 2021
- December 7, 2021
We are hosting an online pub style Quiz Night for the whole family at 7.30pm on Thursday 1st April.
Please join us for a fun evening and help raise funds for the branch. Tickets cost £2.75 and can be booked through eventbrite here:
We are holding our branch AGM at 7.30pm on Wednesday 7th April. It will be an online event and anyone from Cambridgeshire with an interest in autism is welcome to attend.
7.30-8.30pm Wednesday 31st March
As our monthly carers support group has been suspended during lockdown, we are now offering the same support in an online Zoom meeting format. This will be a chance to meet other parents and carers facing similar challenges, swap ideas, and find out about support and activities in the local area. Anyone caring for a child or adult with ASD is very welcome to attend.
Link to attend Zoom meeting:
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 969 0510 0290
We have a new public facebook page in addition to our existing facebook group. We will be posting useful information, fun things and when lockdown eases, notifications of our groups and activities.
You can like us on facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/CambridgeNAS
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2-4pm, Saturday 31 August
The Cambridge NAS invites you to a garden-themed afternoon of activities (for children and adults) at the Chitra-Sethia Autism Centre.
Drinks and snacks will be available.
Indoor Activities to include
- Brio train-track + trains
- Dressing up
- Board games
Outdoor Activities to include
- Funky grass-heads to make and take home
- Pot up a mini patio container with bedding plants to take home
- Paints and glue to make collages etc
- Garden bowls
Tea and coffee, biscuits, cakes, and fruit
Parking is available.
Bus timetable here
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dates for 2016: Wednesday 17th August, 14th September, 12th October, 16th November, 14th December
Time: 12 noon – 2pm
Venue: 6 Oak Drive, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE29 7HN
(For Sat Nav users please use PE29 7LB, this brings you to a car park opposite the Maple Centre, on Nene Road).
These drop-in sessions are for adults with autism and their Families.
The sessions will provide information and advice as well as a space for people to meet, socialise and exchange ideas.
An adult autism support manager will be at the sessions to give support and guidance.
The drop-in sessions are at the Maple Centre in Huntingdon.
Parking at the Centre is plentiful and free and includes disabled spaces