Today: Autism-friendly day at Monkey World

Today: Autism-friendly day at Monkey World

Published by The Wessex FM News Team at 12:05am 16th November 2019.

Monkey World's hosting an autism-friendly day today.

There will be a sensory trail especially for the day, along with dedicated chill out spaces.

This is in addition to the park's accessibility facilities, such as a range of mobility scooters and primate sensory statues.

The Minecraft and Meltdowns group will also be supporting the day with sensory play and drop-in support.

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  • Visitors with autism can access the park at 9am - an hour before public opening time - to avoid the rush at the gates
  • There is no need to pre-book. Normal entrance fees will apply
  • Carers are advised to bring appropriate DLA/ PIP documentation to benefit from essential carer's free entry

Click here for information on the autism day.

Click here for Monkey World's accessibility guide.