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Join us every first Monday of the month in the comfort of your home for our virtual ‘Space to Gather’.
Grab a cuppa or your favorite tipple and join us for a chat, information sharing, or share your lived experience (if you wish) with other family carers who care for someone with a learning disability which may include autism.
Monday 6th of March at 6.30 pm to 8 pm.
Use the link below to join the zoom meeting, no booking is required.
Meeting ID: 694 448 8207
We are really excited to share with our families, our ‘Marketplace Event’ which will now be on Wednesday 8th March 2023 from 10 am to 4 pm at Hamptons Sports & Leisure Ltd in Chelmsford.
We want to make this a place where families caring for a family member with a learning disability which could also include autism can find out a wealth of information about opportunities and services in Essex all in one place.
This event gives you the chance to drop in at a time that works for you and explore the many stands.
Do you want to know more about the opportunities for young people and adults after education?
-Employment – Daytime activities – Social clubs
Do you want to know about housing options?
Do you have questions about social care?
Do you want to know how the specialist learning disability health team can support your family member?
To address the above and much more join us on the day.
You don’t need to book, but if you email and let us know you are coming in advance we can fast-track your entrance on the day.
Our next Space to Gather in Tendring is Thursday 9th of March 2023 from 10 am to 12. We will be meeting on the second Thursday of each month. We look forward to seeing you there.
Our next Craft & Natter Group is on Tuesday the 21st of March 2023 from 6.30 pm – 9 pm.
If you have not attended before, booking is essential, so please do get in touch, we would love more carers to join our lovely crafting group at the Acorn Village. If you are working on a project, you are more than welcome to bring this along. We provide a full FREE art kit.
We are really keen to host meetings in other areas in Essex too, if you would like us to do something in your town or village please get in touch, if you know of any suitable venues that would be really helpful too. Email: email@example.com or call: 01255 554029 or text: 07360690839
Join us on Wednesday 29th March 2023 from 10 am to 12 pm for a ‘Virtual’ Space to Gather. This event will be online, via zoom. Grab your cuppa, maybe a few biccies, and join us from the comfort of your home, office, car, or wherever is convenient for you.
Meeting ID: 694 448 8207
Join us for our Space to Gather in Chelmsford on Tuesday 28th of March 2023 from 10 am to 12 pm. We will meet at Coffee Central at the Central Baptist Church, Victoria Road South, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1LN.
We will meet on the last Tuesday of each month.
Come along for a cuppa, cake, and an opportunity to meet others who care for someone with learning disabilities, including autism.
If you would like to have a ‘Space to Gather’ near you, then get in touch email or give us a call on 07360689075.
We will be meeting on the last Tuesday of each month. We look forward to seeing you at our next Space to Gather in Colchester on Tuesday 28th March 2023 from 6.45 pm to 9 pm.