Tue, 24 Oct|
Autism: Culturally Censored with Venessa Bobb
Venessa shares her lived experiences as a Black Autistic parent advocating for her adult Autistic children and others.
Time & Location
24 Oct 2023, 19:00 – 20:00
About the Event
Presentation of Venessa's lived experiences as an Black Autistic parent of autistic young adults and of advocating for others. Highlighting the challenges and the impact of excluding culture and ethnicity on families.
Venessa Bobb is an Autistic mother of two young adults diagnosed Autistic and ADHD. Venessa battled for years for her middle child. Cultural differences brought isolation, loneliness and a breakdown of communication. Venessa's lived experiences helped to pave the way in providing advice, support and information when supporting different communities. Venessa has spoken nationally and internationally speaking on taboos, myths and stigma within the Black and Brown communities. "Without our voices, one can't be inclusive".
Fully funded tickets are available to Autistic parents in the UK.
Professional tickets £15 (including an attendance certificate).
You do not have to be a professional to purchase this ticket.
Donations & Payments will be spent on paying speakers for our events which will always be free for Autistic parents in the UK. The recording will be made available to ticket holders after the event.
The recording will be sent out to all attendees after the event.