14 November 2015
On Friday 13th November 2015, representatives of those who have autism and those who support those who have the condition came together at the launch of the Somerset Autism Collection in Taunton Library.
There are 40 books in the collection from Authors like Temple Grandin, Sarah Hendrickx, Lorna Wing, NAS and Tony Attwood.
All Somerset Libraries will have a selection of the books, with Bridgwater, Frome, Taunton, Williton and Yeovil Libraries having the full collection. All libraries will be able to source every book in the collection to loan to you,
Somerset Parent Carer Forum have a selection of the books to loan to our members.
A list of the full collection can be found here: http://www.somersetchoices.org.uk/information-and-advice/health/health-conditions/autism/books-about-autism/
As part of this launch, BBC Somerset have interviewed people with the condition and those who support them, they can be found here : http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0373x0t