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From Diagnosis to O.A.M. - A Personal Autism Journey - Kilmore

Daniel Giles OAM and his father Daryl will present Daniel's autism journey from diagnosis until now. This presentation will be of special interest to educators, parents & carers of people on the autism spectrum and family members.

Daniel is a 30 year old young man living on the autism spectrum who is a passionate self-advocate. Daniel is
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actively involved in many roles including the Victorian Disability Advisory Council, the Public Transport Access Group and the City of Greater Bendigo's Disability Inclusion Reference Committee.

In 2017 at the age of 27, Daniel received an Order of Australia Medal for his voluntary work in the areas of disability and the underprivileged. He has been speaking at professional development events, to health care workers, educators and families since the age of 13 years old and has a unique ability to give a clear insight of what it is like to live day to day on the autism spectrum as well as strategies that have helped him to manage his autism and achieve great things.

Daryl provides a parents perspective including stategies to achieve best outcomes for your child.

Content: Speaking Insights
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Dates:
26 May 2021
Cost:
All tickets
$30.00 - $60.00

Autistic individuals, family members & carers: $30* Professionals (price for Teachers, Caseworkers & Therapists – includes professional development certificate).: $60* Educators: This CPD addresses 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation. *Plus a $0.50 booking fee

Accessibility:
  • Actively welcomes people with access needs
  • Suitable for guests who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
Facilities:
  • Car park
  • Public toilet
  • Restaurant - licensed

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Kilmore Racing Club, East Street, Kilmore, Victoria, 3764
  • -37.2920313 144.9593576