Labour Party Autism / Neurodiversity Steering Group Event at the Labour Party Conference 2018: further details

Hello, everyone

We are holding another Labour Party Conference Event this year. We are going to go back and build upon the huge success of our Event at the 2017 Labour Party Conference.

THE LABOUR PARTY AUTISM / NEURODIVERSITY MANIFESTO
STEERING GROUP PRESENT:

A TRULY INCLUSIVE NEURODIVERSE MANIFESTO

Tuesday, 25th September 2018, 5pm – 7pm, The ACC, Concourse Room 1, Liverpool

Event Schedule 
5.00pm Annie Morris (Chair): Welcome & Introductions

5.02pm John McDonnell, MP (or Thelma Walker, MP, STT): Introduction to the Event

5.05pm John McDonnell, MP: the need for the Manifesto & Appendix & moves toward Labour adoption & its policies as a Govt-in-waiting

5.15pm Richard Reiser: SEND, disability rights & the impact on adults

5.25pm Janine Booth: The Manifesto final draft, 2018: the main principles

5.35pm Annie Morris: The Manifesto Appendix on ABA therapies & link to

5.40pm Emma Dalmayne: The Manifesto / Appendix & their potential impact in preventing harm (therapies & ‘cures’) to the autistic community – followed by a 5-mins

BREAK

5.55pm Austin Harney: The implications of the Manifesto for the workplace

6.05pm Mark Serwotka: The role of the TUC & Unions in implementing the Manifesto

6.15pm Annie Morris – Group Discussion*: In small groups to discuss practical ideas, barriers & solutions.

6.35pm Annie Morris: Plenary feedback / discussion / Q&A / actions

6.55pm John McDonnell (or Thelma Walker, MP, STT): Closing remarks.

7.00pm – Close.

NOTHING ABOUT US WITHOUT US 😊

http://www.neurodiversitymanifesto.com

 

2 thoughts on “Labour Party Autism / Neurodiversity Steering Group Event at the Labour Party Conference 2018: further details

  1. Who can attend please?
    Hello! If you are a Conference delegate then please do come. If you aren’t then it may be too late to apply for a guest pass but if you pm me on fb I will send you the link to the application form.yes? Best wishes, Annie Morris 😊

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