What’s on at the Hubs this week – 9th-12th April

#LovellAutismHub

Our second Tuesday and Friday hub sessions of the month have quite a lot going on. Here is what you can expect if you’re coming to either next week:

Lovell Autism Hub – Tuesday 9th April – 3:30-7pm

  • Chapeltown Citizens Advice are in from 3:45-7pm for one-to-one support on issues including benefits and personal finance
  • We have one-to-one employment advice throughout the session, for autistic adults in Leeds who want tips on finding and keeping work, applying for jobs and interview skills
  • The Leeds Autism Diagnostic Service (LADS) are in for their consultation session from 3:30-5pm – this is fully-booked. Contact us if you would like to book an appointment with LADS for a later date
  • Carers Leeds’ Carers Group is from 5-6:30pm. It is for parents, carers and partners of autistic adults in Leeds
  • Our autistic-led Gaming Group is also from 5-6:30pm. They will be playing games on the Nintendo Switch console

Aside from that, our staff and volunteers will be around to provide some advocacy, information and signposting, as well as a little peer support.

Friday Autism Hub – Friday 12th April – 4-7pm

Our quieter Friday session for booked appointments usually offers:

  • One-to-one peer support from one of our autistic staff members
  • Information and signposting
  • Limited advocacy
  • Personalised resources e.g. autism alert cards
  • One-to-one support from Chapeltown Citizens Advice

If you would like to book an appointment for this or any other Friday session, please get in touch by emailing us at leedsautismaim@advonet.org.uk.