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sport, leisure & travel up, up and away S hannon’s Airport, in Ireland, has recently opened a sensory room for passengers with autism. their departure day, information about video maps on their website that allow Disability Access at the airport is passengers to view the terminal, and provided on their website. how to get there, ahead of time. CANBERRA PERTH environment for passengers ahead of their flight, and is part of a passenger Service Officers wearing high-visibility the Autism Association of Western care program, launched last year. clothing located throughout the Australia to allow passengers with airport to provide assistance and autism to practice arriving at the wristbands for passengers wanting to advice to passengers. These officers airport and checking in prior to their identify as having autism, to ensure can also be contacted using an actual day of departure. they receive appropriate support intercom located at the entry/exit from staff. Shannon Airport also has points of each car park. feel more comfortable in the airport It will provide a quiet, relaxing The program includes caps and videos and instructions in Easy English available on their website to allow DARWIN This practice can help passengers environment and provides an important trialling process for parents of kids with experience prior to the day of their map for passengers wishing to information about checking in, going departure. familiarise themselves with the airport through security, and what to expect before their departure day. It also has in various departure lounges is also look at what major Australian airports a Community Aviation Consultation available in Easy English formats on the are doing in the autism space. Group that includes people in the Perth Airport website. Inspired by Shannon’s, Link had a Adelaide Airport has partnered Darwin Airport has a downloadable Perth Airport has partnered with people to learn about the airport ADELAIDE disability sector to provide feedback on the airport’s accessibility. autism travelling for the first time. The SYDNEY Sydney Airport has ambassador with Autism SA to provide booklets LAUNCESTON about the arrival and departure gates, and what to expect. They are …Ω…₯±…‰±”Ή±₯Ν ‰½½­±•Ρ́…‰½ΥЁё”…₯ΙΑ½ΙЁQ‘•₯ȁݕ‰Ν₯Ρ”…±ΝΌ‘…́₯ΉΡ•Ι…Ρ₯Ω”)™Ι½΄Ρ‘”…₯ΙΑ½ΙЁݕ‰Ν₯Ρ”°…Ή½Ή”•αΑ•Ι₯•Ή”°…ΉΝΑ…•Μ₯ΈΡ‘”‰½½­±•Π΅…Ά½˜•… ½˜Ρ‘”Ρ•Ι΅₯Ή…±ΜΡΌ)₯ΉΝ₯‘”Ρ‘”…₯ΙΑ½ΙΠ°‘•±…₯‘”…±ΝΌ‘…́™½ΘΑ…ΝΝ•Ή•ΊѼΉ½Ρ”έ‘…Ёё•₯ȁ…±±½άΑ…ΝΝ•Ή•ΊѼ™…΅₯±₯…Ι₯Ν”)•…Ν₯±δ₯‘•ΉΡ₯™₯…‰±”ƒŠa…΅‰…ΝΝ…‘½ΙϊdΡΌ•αΑ•Ι₯•Ή”έ…́±₯­”°…Ή₯˜Ρ‘•Ι”έ•Ι”Ρ‘•΅Ν•±Ω•Μέ₯Ρ Ρ‘”…₯ΙΑ½ΙЁѼ)ΑΙ½Ω₯‘”…‘Ω₯”½Θ…ΝΝ₯ΝΡ…Ή”ΡΌ…ΉδΝ₯ΡΥ…Ρ₯½ΉΜΡ‘…Ёݕɔ½Ω•Ιέ‘•±΅₯ΉœΈΙ•‘Ս”Ρ‘”±₯­•±₯‘½½½˜‰•½΅₯Ήœ)Α…ΝΝ•Ή•ΊչΝΥΙ”…‰½ΥЁΉ…Ω₯…Ρ₯ΉœQ‘”‰½½­±•Π‘…́•…ΝδΡΌ₯ΉΡ•ΙΑɕЁ½Ω•Ιέ‘•±΅•½ΈΡ‘•₯ȁ‘•Α…ΙΡΥΙ”‘…δΈ)Ρ‘”…₯ΙΑ½ΙΠΈΑ₯ΡΥɕ́ё…Ё͑½άΩ…Ι₯½ΎΝΡ…•Μ₯Έ€$)Ρ‘”‘•Α…ΙΡΥΙ”ΑΙ½•Ν́ѼΑΙ•Α…Ι”…•ΝΝ₯‰₯±₯ΡδΙ•ΕΥ₯Ι•΅•ΉΡ́‰•…ΥΝ”½˜)Α…ΝΝ•Ή•Ί™½ΘΡ‘₯́•αΑ•Ι₯•Ή”ΈΡ‘”₯Ν…‰₯±₯Ρ䁍•Ν́…₯±₯Ρ…Ρ₯½ΈA±…Έ) I%M 9($) Ι₯Ν‰…Ή”₯ΙΑ½ΙЁ‘…́ٽ±ΥΉΡ••ΙΜ)1…ΥΉ•ΝΡ½Έ₯ΙΑ½ΙЁ‘…́…Νδ΄)Ω½±ΥΉΡ••ΊѼ…ΝΝ₯ΝЁΑ…ΝΝ•Ή•Ί₯Έ)Ή…Ω₯…Ρ₯ΉœΡ‘”‘•Α…ΙΡΥΙ”•αΑ•Ι₯•Ή”Έ)5…ΉδΥΝΡΙ…±₯…Έ₯ΙΑ½ΙΡ́‘…Ω”)%Ή₯Ρ₯…Ρ₯Ω”±…ΥΉ‘•‰δΡ‘”ΥΝΡΙ…±₯…Έ)έ‘Ό…Π…́…΅‰…ΝΝ…‘½Ί™½ΘΡ‘”51 =UI9…₯ΙΑ½ΙΠ°Ρ‘•ηŠeΙ”•…Ν₯±δ₯‘•ΉΡ₯™₯…‰±”°…Ή€$…Ι”ΝΡ…Ρ₯½Ή•Ρ‘ɽ՝‘½ΥЁё”Ρ•Ι΅₯Ή…±Μ…ΉΥ₯‘•±₯Ή•Μ…‰½ΥЁݑ•Ι”Ω…Ι₯½ΎΝΑ•₯™₯ŒΉ••‘́₯ΈΡΙ…Ω•±±₯ΉœΡΌ½ΉΡ…Π)ΡΌ…ΝΝ₯ΝЁΑ…ΝΝ•Ή•Ί₯ΈΉ…Ω₯…Ρ₯ΉœΡ‘•₯ȁѕɡ₯Ή…±Μ…Ι”±½…Ρ•°…Ήέ‘₯ ‰½Ρ Ρ‘”Ι•±•Ω…ΉΠ…₯ΙΑ½ΙЁ…ΉΡ‘•₯Θ)‘•Α…ΙΡΥΙ”•αΑ•Ι₯•Ή”ΈQΌ™…΅₯±₯…Ι₯Ν”…₯Ι±₯Ή•ΜΝ•ΙΩ₯”•… ½˜Ρ‘”Ρ•Ι΅₯Ή…±ΜΈ…₯Ι±₯Ή”…‘•…½˜Ρ₯΅”ΡΌ•ΉΝΥΙ”Ρ‘•₯Θ)Α…ΝΝ•Ή•Ίέ₯Ρ Ρ‘”…₯ΙΑ½ΙЁ‰•™½Ι”Q‘•₯ȁΉ•έ•ΝЁѕɡ₯Ή…°°PΠ°•Ω•Έ‘…́Ή••‘́…Έ‰”΅•ΠΈ)ΝΑ½ΙΠ°±•₯ΝΥΙ”€˜ΡΙ…Ω•°$)5•±‰½ΥΙΉ”₯ΙΑ½ΙЁ‘…́΅…ΑΜ)½Ω•ΙΉ΅•ΉΠ₯Έ€ΘΐΐδΈ($)1₯Ή¬•Ή½ΥΙ…•ΜΑ•½Α±”έ₯Ρ )±₯Ή­½Ή±₯Ή”Ή½΄Ή…Τ(ΜΠ) …Ή‰•ΙΙ„₯ΙΑ½ΙЁ‘…́ ΥΝΡ½΅•Θ