AUsome Parent Info Event

Are you a parent or carer waiting for your child’s autism diagnosis?


We know how stressful and frustrating this time of uncertainty can be – and we are here to help.


Join our all-Autistic team of trainers and parents for a free afternoon filled with tips & insights to help you understand, support, and advocate for your child!


Choose between the following dates:

***CORK EVENT NOW SOLD OUT*** Ballyphehane Community Centre, Sunday, 19th November, 2-5pm

Waterford, Saint Patrick’s Gateway Centre, Saturday, 25th November, 1-4pm


Sign up now and receive your free Parent Advocacy Pack on the day.



Some of the topics we will cover include: 

  • Communication
  • Autistic play
  • Sensory profiles
  • Dealing with schools
  • Choosing the right therapy (if any)
  • Reimagining family life
  • Celebrating our Autistic children
  • Courses & resources

We will round off the day with a Q&A for you to share your experiences and questions.

Meet our trainers Evaleen, Gillian, and Stiof for an afternoon of practical insights: 

Evaleen Whelton is our founder & a speech and drama teacher.

Gillian Kearns is an early childhood educator & disability rights activist.

Stiof MacAmhalghaigh is a researcher & subject matter expert.

All of us are Autistic adults and parents ourselves with decades of professional and lived experience in the field.