An International conference for autistic young people and their families will be hosted by Summerhill College, Sligo on Saturday September 24th.

The conference,‘What Next? - Pathways into further studies and employment’ will provide a unique opportunity for young autistic people, their parents and families, as well as employers to hear from other autistic people about their experiences in further education and employment. Information from support personnel, lecturers/tutors in third level education and training centres, as well as employers will also be shared with delegates.

The conference is an opportunity to celebrate success stories as well as highlight the supports that are available for young autistic people and their families.

The conference keynote speakers include Mayo footballer Padraig o’Hora, among others.

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