Shropshire Council

Autism West Midlands - 'Autism is for life, but it isn't a life sentence'

Event details

  • Price: Free

Autism West Midlands - 'Autism is for life, but it isn’t a life sentence'

An informal session with Violet Fenn.  Violet is a writer from Shrewsbury who didn’t find out that she was autistic until she was 46. It explained a lot.  She is a regular contributor to MetroUK and is currently working on a book about Victorian attitudes to sexuality. Topics include:

Diagnosis – adult and child

My autism-friendly career

Experiences of education

Embracing & celebrating difference

Date: Thursday 6th December 2018

Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Location:  Community Room at Tesco Extra, Cattle Market, Battlefield Road, Shrewsbury, SY1 4HA

Cost: FREE For Shropshire Families and Professionals (Families must live in the Shropshire Council area)

Booking Information: To book this event please visit the online shop:

For more information about this event please contact the Shropshire team:

T: 01743 250 962


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