autism awareness Archive

Finding education

I’m in various Facebook groups for children like Jude who have learning disabilities and a very common discussion theme emerges on an almost daily basis. Education. Which school is right, do you go mainstream or …

Tips for coping with the holiday period

    We all know that children like routine. And for a child with autism, school holidays can be quite hard work which inevitably means a challenge for the parents. Jude has been off school for …

Bad, bad, bad day

For all the good days we have had this summer holiday, it was inevitable that things would only deteriorate as Jude got more and more frustrated with our chilled out routines each day. He loves …