It is coming to end of Autism awareness week to mark this event shops in Sheffield town are opening from 8am tomorrow Saturday to allow some quiet time with dimmed lights and low or no music for those with autism. Virgin money have a chill out space for anyone overwhelmed. See blog below for further details / or the Sparkle website. Sparkle is a charity and their website outlines support offers therefore, worth looking if needed.
Sheffield shops open early Saturday April 1st for Autism
Sparkle in collaboration with The Autism Centre’s Stephen Connolly have been working with Sheffield shops to encourage them to open early on Saturday April 1st for World Autism Awareness Week. A number of shops have agreed to become more autism friendly. More information at https://gb.eventbu.com/sheffield/sheffield-city-opens-early-and-sparkles-for-autism/1836080