What’s on at the Hubs this week – 20th-23rd November

We have a busy drop-in session on next week, whilst it’s business as usual at our quiet Friday Hub session for booked appointments. Here is what we have planned next week: Lovell Autism Hub – Tuesday 20th November – 3:30-7pm First, we can produce personalised resources between 3:30pm and 5pm. These include autism alert cards, … More What’s on at the Hubs this week – 20th-23rd November

Hospital staff to talk at Hub about accessing health services

At the Lovell Autism Hub later this month, we have two guest speakers from the NHS Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust (LTHT). They will be coming in to talk about accessing health services as an autistic patient in all of the NHS-run hospitals in Leeds. Alison Conyers, Lead Professional for Learning Disabilities and Autism, will be … More Hospital staff to talk at Hub about accessing health services

What’s on at the Hubs this week – 13th-16th November

Our Hub sessions this coming week have a couple of regular groups alongside all of the usual advocacy and information support for autistic adults in Leeds. Here’s what we have lined up for Tuesday and Friday: Lovell Autism Hub – Tuesday 13th November – 3:30-7pm First, the Leeds Autism Diagnostic Service (LADS) team have their … More What’s on at the Hubs this week – 13th-16th November

Cafe Autistique to talk about socialising

Cafe Autistique, our monthly autistic-led discussion group, will be talking about socialising and what autistic people experience when talking to other people. The topic was chosen and agreed on by the group at the end of last month’s meeting. The group previously discussed shopping and the barriers faced by autistic people when visiting supermarkets and … More Cafe Autistique to talk about socialising

What’s on at the Hubs this week – 6th-9th November

A new month brings familiar groups and support to our weekly Hub sessions. Here is what you can expect on Tuesday and Friday this coming week: Lovell Autism Hub – Tuesday 6th November – 3:30-7pm First on, we have Employment Advice from the DWP. This is from 3:30-5pm and is available on a one-to-one basis. … More What’s on at the Hubs this week – 6th-9th November

Purple Tuesday: Who’s involved in accessible shopping day in Leeds?

On Tuesday 13th November, a series of retailers and owners of shopping centres and retail parks will be taking part in a nationwide campaign to make shopping more accessible for disabled customers. Purple Tuesday is happening throughout the day and encourages the retail industry to make their premises more accessible to disabled people. Examples of … More Purple Tuesday: Who’s involved in accessible shopping day in Leeds?

What’s on at the Hubs this week – 30th October-2nd November

Both of our regular Hub sessions continue, offering a mix of advocacy, information, signposting and peer support. Here is what we have on over the next week at Lovell Park: Lovell Autism Hub – Tuesday 30th October – 3:30-7pm We are able to produce personalised resources from 3:30pm until 6pm. These include autism alert cards, … More What’s on at the Hubs this week – 30th October-2nd November

Autistic discussion group to talk about shopping

Cafe Autistique, our discussion group led by and run for autistic adults, is to talk about shopping and the barriers in place of autistic people. The discussion will touch on areas such as planning the weekly grocery shop, budgeting and what happens when in a supermarket. The topic coincides with Autism Hour, a campaign for … More Autistic discussion group to talk about shopping