Start: 27th Mar 2019 - 16:00PM
End: 27th Mar 2019 - 19:15PM
The Early Years team at University Campus Oldham invites you to Autism Pride: Understanding the lived experience of Autism.
We wanted this event to bring together a variety of experts who together have a wealth of knowledge we can share both with learners and other professionals.
27th March 2019
UCO lecture theatre
Workshops and seminars are delivered by Sheffield Hallam University, University of Huddersfield University, Oldham University Campus and Autism for Arts.
4.00pm – Arrival, refreshments and buffet. Networking and information stands
4.30pm – Welcome: (UCO Performing Arts Students) The lived experience of Autism
Guest Speakers and Workshops – 4.45 – 7.00pm
Deborah Philip (University of Huddersfield) – Walking through treacle; the lived experience of autism.
Shona Davison (Sheffield Hallam University) The Pro’s and Cons of Autistic Parenthood
Nadia Peters & Lorna Downer (Autism for the Arts) – Creative Sensory Workshop for early years – Working towards inclusion and access to the arts for people with autism and their families
7:00pm – Questions and answers with panel and closing remarks
7.15pm – Close
To register visit our Eventbrite page