Events Calendar

May
22
Tue
Epsom, Auckland Network Meeting @ Carlton Cornwall Bowls Club
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Learn about all that Altogether Autism can do to support you.

The main aim of network meetings is for people to network and connect with each other, and to listen to presentations on autism.

Gather new taonga for your autism kete, gain greater understanding and appreciation of autism, ask questions and share your journey in a safe and supportive place.

PROGRAMME

10AM
Welcome
Joanne Evans, regional coordinator, Auckland
Altogether Autism How we can support you
Paula Jessop, Altogether Autism autistic advocate
Autistic Employment Updates
Catherine Trezona, national manager, Altogether Autism
Explore Autism Specialist Services
Explore Specialist Advice NZ

12PM Light refreshments and networking

1.00PM
Finish

THERE IS NO CHARGE TO ATTEND but please let us know you are coming for catering purposes. Everyone is welcome.

Out of respect to people with sensory sensitivities, please avoid wearing perfumes and other strong smells. We would also appreciate if you could keep your phone on silent.

RSVP by Wednesday 16 May to JoanneE@parent2parent.org.nz 0508 236 236 or 020 4160 0193

To download the Programme

May
23
Wed
Kerikeri Network Meeting @ Kingstone House
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Learn about all that Altogether Autism can do to support you.

The main aim of network meetings is for people to network and connect with each other, and to listen to presentations on autism.

Gather new taonga for your autism kete, gain greater understanding and appreciation of autism, ask questions and share your journey in a safe and supportive place.

PROGRAMME

10.00AM
Welcome and updates
Catherine Trezona, national manager, Altogether Autism

  • How we can support you?
  • PRISM – autism professional development
  • Unleashing Autistic Potential – new employment initiative

Normal in a non Normal Society
Myrlene Forsdyke presenting ‘the journey of my whānau as we navigate through the challenges of a non normal society’

12PM Light refreshments and networking

1PM
Finish

THERE IS NO CHARGE TO ATTEND but please let us know you are coming for catering purposes. Everyone is welcome.

Out of respect to people with sensory sensitivities, please avoid wearing perfumes, deodorant and other strong smells. We would also appreciate if you could keep your phone on silent.

RSVP by Monday 14 May to northland@altogetherautism.org.nz 09 437 3337 or 027 808 3942 or 0800 243 463

To download the Programme

Manukau City, Auckland Network Meeting @ Friendship House
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Learn about all that Altogether Autism can do to support you.

The main aim of network meetings is for people to network and connect with each other, and to listen to presentations on autism.

Gather new taonga for your autism kete, gain greater understanding and appreciation of autism, ask questions and share your journey in a safe and supportive place.

PROGRAMME

10AM
Welcome
Suki Kaur, regional coordinator, Auckland
Altogether Autism How we can support you
Paula Jessop, Altogether Autism autistic advocate
Autism From a Lived Experience Perspective
Paula Jessop
Explore Autism Specialist Services
Explore Specialist Advice NZ

12.30PM Light refreshments and networking

1.00PM
Finish

THERE IS NO CHARGE TO ATTEND but please let us know you are coming for catering purposes. Everyone is welcome.

Out of respect to people with sensory sensitivities, please avoid wearing perfumes and other strong smells. We would also appreciate if you could keep your phone on silent.

RSVP by Wednesday 16 May to sukhpreetk@parent2parent.org.nz 020 4160 0193 or 0508 236 236

To download the Programme

Timaru Network Meeting @ Caroline Bay Trust Aoraki Centre
May 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Learn about all that Altogether Autism can do to support you.

The main aim of network meetings is for people to network and connect with each other, and to listen to presentations on autism.

Gather new taonga for your autism kete, gain greater understanding and appreciation of autism, ask questions and share your journey in a safe and supportive place.

PROGRAMME

11.00AM
Altogether Autism, how we can support you?
Laura Lightfoot, regional coordinator

Other Local Autism Services

  • Gabrielle Lennon, outreach coordinator, Autism NZ
  • Leith McMurray, manager, Aspie Help
  • Janine McIvor, Strengthening Families Coordinator, Presbyterian Support South Canterbury

Light refreshments and networking

1.00PM
Finish

THERE IS NO CHARGE TO ATTEND but please let us know you are coming for catering purposes. Everyone is welcome.

Out of respect to people with sensory sensitivities, please avoid wearing perfumes and other strong smells. We would also appreciate if you could keep your phone on silent.

RSVP by Wednesday 23 May to laural@parent2parent.org.nz 03 365 3239

To download the Programme

Jun
15
Fri
Hamilton Network Meeting @ Agora Event Centre
Jun 15 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Learn about all that Altogether Autism can do to support you.

The main aim of network meetings is for people to network and connect with each other, and to listen to presentations on autism.

Gather new taonga for your autism kete, gain greater understanding and appreciation of autism, ask questions and share your journey in a safe and supportive place.

PROGRAMME

9.30AM
Altogether Autism
How we can support you? – Catherine Trezona, national manager, Altogether Autism
Autism From a Lived Experience Perspective
Paula Jessop, Altogether Autism autistic advocate
Autisic Employment Update
Catherine Trezona
Explore Autism Specialist Services
Vicky Miers, Explore Specialist Advice NZ

12.30PM Light refreshments and networking

1.30PM
Finish

THERE IS NO CHARGE TO ATTEND but please let us know you are coming for catering purposes. Everyone is welcome.

Out of respect to people with sensory sensitivities, please avoid wearing perfumes and other strong smells. We would also appreciate if you could keep your phone on silent.

RSVP by Thursday 7 June to waikato@altogetherautism.org.nz 07 848 1362 or 027 808 3944 or 0508 236 236

To download the Programme

Jun
18
Mon
Christchurch Network Meeting @ The McFadden Centre
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Learn about all that Altogether Autism can do to support you.

The main aim of network meetings is for people to network and connect with each other, and to listen to presentations on autism.

Gather new taonga for your autism kete, gain greater understanding and appreciation of autism, ask questions and share your journey in a safe and supportive place.

PROGRAMME

10.00AM
Welcome
Laura Lightfoot, regional coordinator

Altogether Autism, how we can support you?
Catherine Trezona, national manager, Altogether Autism

Autism from a Lived Experience Perspective
Paula Jessop, autistic advisor, Altogether Autism

Explore Specialist Services
Jeremy Barnes, Explore Specialist Advice

Light refreshments and networking

2.00PM
Finish

THERE IS NO CHARGE TO ATTEND but please let us know you are coming for catering purposes. Everyone is welcome.

Out of respect to people with sensory sensitivities, please avoid wearing perfumes and other strong smells. We would also appreciate if you could keep your phone on silent.

RSVP by Wednesday 13 June to laural@parent2parent.org.nz 03 365 3239

To download the Programme