Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism – Facebook live sessions

We will be running sessions on Facebook where will will help you complete the consultation. You will need a Facebook account and go to the Autism Somerset page at one of the following times. You can access the page here. Alison from Autism Somerset will talk through the questions and you will be able to… Continue reading Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism – Facebook live sessions

Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism consultation – Visiting your group

We know that for some people completing a form online, talking to someone over the internet or on the phone is not going to work. We are happy to come out and visit any groups to get your views. 2 members of our team will visit the group and talk to you about the things… Continue reading Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism consultation – Visiting your group

Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism consultation – Get a pack to run your own session

Do you run a group for autistic adults or/or adults with a learning disability? We would like you to get involved in the consultation. To help you we are putting together packs to help your group get involved. The pack will contain visual prompts like the one below. Please contact us at getinvolved@somersetparentcarerforum.org.uk or ring… Continue reading Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism consultation – Get a pack to run your own session

Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism consultation – Join us for a group chat

If you feel that you would be happier to join a group chat about about life in Somerset then you can join any of the sessions below. You will need to let us know you are planning to come so that we can make sure you have all the information you need. Some of the… Continue reading Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism consultation – Join us for a group chat

Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism consultation – share your views by phone or email

Somerset Parent Carer Forum will open their phone lines to allow people to call in. One of of team will take down what is working well for you or what needs to be better. They will ask you questions about what its like to live in Somerset including: Having your voice heard Support you get… Continue reading Life in Somerset for people with Learning Disabilities and/or autism consultation – share your views by phone or email

Virtual Coffee Session with Autism Somerset

Virtual Coffee session for parent carers in Somerset. These allow parent carers a chance to meet up and chat. We have Ally Ward from Autism Somerset joining us for this session to talk about what they do and strategies to help your young people.

Autism Strategy

Somerset Autism Strategy 2015 -2018 “Working together for people living with Autism in Somerset”   The Autism strategy was produced by the Somerset Autism Strategy Group which is a multi-agency group, Chaired by Somerset County Council. It brings together different agencies and stakeholders, spanning health and social care commissioning, relevant health and social care services,… Continue reading Autism Strategy