PROGRAMME

Tuesday 15th October 2019 from 7.00pm
Room K101 Kimmeridge House, Bournemouth University, Wallisdown

How to find K101

Welcome

Our Host for the evening is Trish Jubb

Please note that we are meeting in Room K101 Get directions here.

Refreshments From 7.15pm. Available from 7.15pm. Coffee/Tea with biscuits
Sensory Items Small sensory items will be on tables for use during the meeting – please try not to be too distracting with them during talks! On occasions there may be a bigger selection on a separate sensory table for use before or after the meeting (but not during).
Notices 7.30pm
  • ASD & Anxiety Workshop. Provisional date Saturday 30th November at Bournemouth University. If you are interested in attending please make sure you sign up at tonight’s meeting. Places will be limited. We will require a £10 refundable deposit (returned on attendance) asap.
  • We normally meet for a Christmas meal at the Royal Bath hotel one Sunday in December. Karen Wilmshurst is prepared to work with someone to organise it and make sure we have a note of what was done for next year ie collecting names of people coming and their money, checking the details with the venue etc. You are welcome to bring someone who doesn’t normally come to DAAS eg parents, friends, etc.
  • We are creating a booklet of information about Aspergers and would love to have some quotes from people, just one sentence which can be on anything such as how you felt when you found out about Aspergers, what it was like not knowing about it, what helps you now or anything else you wouldn’t mind us using (we won’t need to put your name).
Main Event c7.45pm Feedback and discussion after the recent Executive Function workshop with Trish and other attendee(s). If you would be happy to speak for up to 5 minutes about it or to write something we can read out, please let Trish know asap. Thank you.
And Finally ..... Time after the Main Event to circulate, chat, seek advice or offer help and generally catch up.
Confidentiality Please respect each others’ privacy and don’t discuss outside meetings who else attends or what they say at DAAS events, unless that person has given you permission to do so.
Note for first-timers At DAAS meetings you are welcome to join in and take part but you are also welcome to just listen & observe – whatever feels comfortable.
Can You Help? We still need help to continue running DAAS. If you can help in some small way please speak to us. Thank you