Monday, 8th January, 7pm - 9pm


A series of discussions led by members of the group on aspects of life for autistic people. We hope this series will inform and advise people on the spectrum and their carers. Professionals in the field are welcome to come along to gain further insight into lived experience.

Series 1 - Social Strategies and Successes

The United Church, Dorchester – The Cafe (ground floor)
49 / 51 Charles Street, Dorchester DT1 1EE

Getting to the Dorchester venue

7pm Doors open Hosted by Carole Driver
Refreshments Coffee/Tea/Squash & biscuits available throughout the evening. Thanks to Jan Jermy for doing the refreshments. Free entry to all.
Pause for Thought
The road to success is always under construction.

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DAAS updates
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7.30pm Main Event

The Spring Series for DAAS West meetings are discussions on autistic life led by those attending. This meeting we'll talk about social successes and strategies.

And Finally ..... Time to network, chat, seek advice or help, bring news to the group etc.
End of meeting Grateful thanks for helping us ready the Café for the following morning :)
First Visit? DAAS West is a small and welcoming group. You can just listen; observe; join in & take part; get up and move about; come and go at your leisure; whichever feels comfortable for you. You are kindly asked to sign the register as per compliance with Fire regulations.
Can I Attend? DAAS & DAAS West meetings are open to those on the spectrum both diagnosed and undiagnosed plus professionals, carers, friends & family.