Dorchester Meetings 2017

The United Church Dorchester
49/51 Charles Street

ALL MEETINGS 2nd Monday starting at 7.00pm for 7.15pm

Date Main Event Speaker/Facilitator Note Programme
January 10th DAAS Quiz
+ Adult Autism Study
Carole Driver
Kate Gough
February 13th Asperger's and work - meeting the challenges - a personal experience Paul Siebenthal
Dorset Mental Health Forum
Hosted by Steve Mason Programme
March 13th As Recommended by DAAS Members DAAS Members   Programme
April 10th Welfare Reform – The current position Helen Bowyer
Dorchester CAB
May 8th Expanding friendships – Dating Etiquette Sandy Teal
SJ Teal Consultancy
June 12th Table Top Games & Half-Yearly Meeting Reviews     Programme
July 10th Sensory Items – a practical taster     Programme
August No Meeting Summer Break
September 11th Life on the Spectrum: Jamaica with Asperger's Phil Dobel Autumn Series Programme
October 9th Life on the Spectrum: An Adult with Autism Gillan Drew Autumn Series 2 Programme
November 13th Biker on the Road Abroad!/Sensory products to sample Steve Davis and Sara Gilbert Autumn Series 3 Programme
December 11th Travels in Scotland Trish C Autumn Series 4 Programme

Social Activities: We intend to run several informal social events outside the main meeting dates

# Top Tips: We have a regular short slot for people to introduce an idea, a strategy or a piece of information which they have found helpful in living with an autistic spectrum condition.

NB If the weather is bad eg snow, severe storms etc, please check the website before leaving home in case the programme has had to be changed.