Autism is a lifelong, developmental disability that affects how a person communicates with and relates to other people, and how they experience the world around them.
World Autism Awareness Day aims to break down some of the challenges that those with autism face, and raise awareness among the general public.
In our local community there are lots of events happening that have been adapted for an autistic person or those with similar communication difficulties.
Chapter regularly hold relaxed screenings for a more comfortable experience for those with conditions such as autism. These happen weekly and are subtitled, with sound lowered, no trailers and adjustment in lighting conditions. Relaxed screenings can be found here.
Chapter is also a part of Taff's Timebank partners.
The National Autistic Society - hold regular meetings, events and advice. Latest can be seen on their Facebook page.
Is a charity based in Cardiff that encourages and enables children and adults of all ages and abilities to experience the benefits of cycling. We strive to remove the barriers to cycling that many people face and work to a key set of values.
Pedal Power are also a part of Taff's Timebank scheme
Provide children who require them headphones and other equipment that can make their experience as inclusive as possible. Registered carers also get free entry to the site, once a valid form of ID is presented.
For more information on accessibility please visit their website.