Other Events


We are pleased to announce the next talk in our Distinguished Speakers in Autism Series.
Laura Hull (University College London) will be giving a talk entitled:
Gender and Autism: Is there a Female Autism Phenotype?
The talk will take place 12.00 pm – 1.00 pm (followed by Q&A 1.00pm – 1.30pm) on Wednesday 5th September, in St George’s Church lecture theatre at the University of Sheffield.
The best way to get to St George’s Church is via public transport. Bus and tram stops on West Street are 3 mins walk from the venue. The closest carpark is Q-Park Rockingham, 2 Holland St, Sheffield. S1 4NL.
We hope to see many of you there,

Megan & Liz


Fitness fanatics group for adults with a learning disability and/or autism:

Our sessions are still running on Thursdays after 8 very successful years . Carers are welcome to join in for free too. The sessions are a combination of healthy eating and fitness facts combined with a sporting activity and health snack all for £6.00.

We will be running a number of sports activities including circuit training, chair aerobics, dance, ball games, boccia, rounders, cheerleading, hockey, athletics and many more.

Session information
Day : Thursdays 6.30-8.00 (except when under the stars is on)
Cost : £6 per session
Location : Sheffield Mencap and Gateway, Park grange road, Sheffield S2 3QF.
Contact : Kirsty / Nat to book or for more information 0114 2767757/01142758879

kirstyworstenholm@sheffieldmencap.org.uk or natalieshaw@sheffieldmencap.org.uk


A fun and friendly sports and activity group for people with disabilities (particularly suitable for developmental needs; e.g. Learning Disabilities, Autism)
Time and day: Friday mornings 10.30-12.30
Price: £3.00 (carers free)
Age range: Adults
Venue: Concord sports centre, Shiregreen Lane, Sheffield S5 6AE

For further information download the Leisure Time poster 2018 and /or feel free to get in touch
Email: grace.maria47@gmail.com
Telephone: (07534) 103605
Alternatively you can contact the management: Charlotte.Rogerson@siv.org.uk