You will find a list of local exhibitions and conferences from external providers and ChAPS here.

ChAPS Art Exhibition

 22nd, 23rd & 24th March 2018

Northwich Business Centre, Northwich



We are hosting an Art Exhibition highlighting the artistic talents of our fantastic members who are children and adults with autism.

The exhibition is FREE of charge. 

For further information, please see the flyer below.

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Autism Movement Therapy

 21st & 22nd April 2018

Mill Lane, Macclesfield



Join Joanne and Ali for this unique, two day, collaboration providing the highest quality training for those wishing to use movement to enhance the lives of individuals with Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC) and Special Educational Needs (SEN).

For further details and to register please visit their website.

Kidz to Adultz up North

Annually in November
Event City, Manchester

All day


One of the largest exhibitions dedicated to children with disabilities and special needs, their families, and the professionals that work with them.

This is not autism specific, but for all disabilities and is FREE. Well worth a visit.

For further details please visit their website.

The Autism Show

Annually in June
Event City, Manchester



Offering even more information, help and advice on autism (including Asperger syndrome) this year. At the event you can choose from over 100 hours of talks, clinics and workshops plus hundreds of specialist products and services which can make an immediate difference to those you care for, support or teach.

For more information and to book please check the website:


6pm to 9pm



ProACT deliver a wide range of specialised autism training courses in the community.

These courses are suitable for anyone supporting or interested in Autism Spectrum Conditions including parents, family members, support workers and other professionals.

Please check their website for the latest training opportunities.

Positive About Autism

Birmingham, London and other areas.



Positive about Autism is a training company who also run some amazing events.
Please visit their website to see what events and courses are available.


Daytime and evenings



STAPLLE run various courses to help parents and professionals.
Please visit their website for the latest courses available.

Together Trust

Daytime and evenings
Inscape House School, Cheadle



The autism spectrum is complex and research about it and about approaches to working with young people within the spectrum is increasing our knowledge and understanding all the time.

Due to this, we run a series of courses each year for parents and professionals. The current programme is available below.

Some courses take place at Inscape Centre and are led by our own staff. These include:

    • ASC: An Insight: an introduction to autism spectrum conditions
    • DARTS: an approach to working with young people with ASC and challenging behaviour
    • The sleep clinic: a specialist support service
    • Course timetable: training in autism.

Please visit their website for the latest courses.

Seashell Trust

Daytime and evenings
Cheadle Hulme



Our charity is dedicated to providing a creative, happy and secure environment for children and adults with complex and severe learning disabilities which include little or no language abilities.

Across our school, college and residential care homes, and through the work we do beyond our own facilities, we deliver programmes of care that are individually tailored, promote independence and help build confidence and self-esteem in the children and adults we work with.

Please visit their website to see the latest courses that are available

Activate Arts

Across Cheshire

Inscape House School, Cheadle


Activate Arts provides creative arts workshops for children and young people with disabilities.

Autism West Midlands host conferences throughout the year on a range of topics within autism, featuring highly respected guest speakers.

Autism West Midlands

Regular Events
Central Birmingham


They have regular Conferences at the BVSC in central Birmingham.
For future Conferences please check their website.

The Learning Disability Training Alliance 

Regular Events
Liverpool, Runcorn & Warrington


They have free workshops in the Liverpool, Runcorn and Warrington areas.

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If you need further information or advice please contact us on: 0344 850 8607 or

0344 850 8607

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