Autism awareness workshops tour South West

South Western Times
Ariana (6) with her brother Axel (9), who has autism. Ariana raised funds for Autism Association of WA, which is touring the South West hosting community info sessions.
Camera IconAriana (6) with her brother Axel (9), who has autism. Ariana raised funds for Autism Association of WA, which is touring the South West hosting community info sessions. Credit: David Baylis/Community News

South West communities will have the opportunity to learn more about autism ahead of Autism Awareness Month with a range of free workshops.

Autism Association of WA is hosting workshops for families, individuals and the community on topics including understanding autism, children and autism and getting to know the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

The team is travelling throughout the South West during its regional visit and will host sessions at Manjimup on Monday, Margaret River on Tuesday and Wednesday, Busselton on Wednesday and Bunbury on Thursday and Friday.

World Autism Awareness Day takes place on April 2 and aims to encourage conversation about the condition, spread kindness and help educate others.

Places are limited, register by contacting autism.advisor @autism.org.au

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