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Transition to Adulthood Workshop: Berkshire West – Zoom

For parent/carers of young people (age 15-25) who have a diagnosis/awaiting assessment of Autism/ADHD, registered with a Berks West NHS GP

This workshop will be delivered by Parenting Special Children and Parent Forum leads from Reading, West Berkshire and Wokingham.

Aim:

  • To equip parents/carers to enable them to navigate the transition to adulthood and to support their young person with knowledge, skills and confidence.
  • Opportunity to connect with parent forum leads in your local area who have local knowledge of transition provision.
  • Opportunity to meet with other parent/carers in your local area who are navigating the transition to adulthood.

Topic: Leaving School – What’s Next?

Date: Thursday 21st October

Time: 10am – 12pm

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10am Introduction Ruth Pearse.

10.05 Local Offer presentation: Local offer introduction transition to adulthood – wide range of information provided.

10.35 Breakout rooms with Reading, West Berkshire, Wokingham Local Offer leads.

11.00 Comfort break.

11.10 Elevate presentation – Elevate supports 16-24 year olds in Berkshire to access help, advice and support on employment, work experience, volunteering & mentoring.

11.40 Breakout rooms with local Elevate Reading, West Berkshire, Wokingham.

11.55 Main room – evaluation.

12pm Close.

Cost: Free. Please note that you must be registered with a Berkshire West NHS GP surgery (Reading, Wokingham, West Berkshire) in order to attend. You can check your GP surgery here: https://www.berkshirewestccg.nhs.uk/about-us/primary-care/gp-practices/

This workshop is funded by the Berkshire West NHS Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which serves Reading, Wokingham and West Berkshire and is provided as part of the Berkshire West Autism and ADHD Support Service in partnership with Autism Berkshire.


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Date
Thursday 21 October 2021
Time
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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