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Fashion

Special Needs Clothing: Take the Drama Out of Dressing with Willow Bug

Willow Bug is a new and unique online destination offering stylish, adaptive clothing…

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5 Valentine Gift Ideas for Special Needs Moms

As a special needs mom, you soon find yourself surrounded by 'science'.

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5 Must-Watch Series on Netflix for Special Needs Parents

Not because they are in anyway related to special needs but because all parents need…

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7 Ways to Get Fit in the Comfort of Your Living Room

Caring for children with special needs doesn't always leave a lot of time for…

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Food

5 Cooking Hacks for Special Needs Families

You probably know that cooking meals at home rather than eating out is healthier…

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Sensory Sundays at Chuck E. Cheese

Chuck E. Cheese known for family fun, games and delicious food has launched Sensory…

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Keep Warm This Winter: Tips for Special Needs Families

As the cold spell hits the UK, here are some helpful tips to keep warm this winter.

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6 Best Hand Creams Chosen by Special Needs Mums

Most special needs mums are on the hunt for the ultimate hand cream.

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Why Scooot Makes a Great Christmas Present…

Dear Santa, We know it can be difficult for you to choose the perfect gifts for kids…

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Fashion, Special Needs

Dunnes Stores launch clothing range for kids with special needs (ages 3-14)

Irish retailer Dunnes Stores has launched a range of clothing for children with special…

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The GoTo Shop Cart is now available in the US!

A cart that transforms shopping trips for special needs families.

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Tesco to crackdown on shoppers parking in disabled bays

Firefly Community welcomes the news that Tesco is to crackdown on shoppers parking…

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Calling Northern Ireland children’s charities…

To celebrate Tesco's 20th anniversary in Northern Ireland, it is joining…

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Health & Beauty

Taking Care of Your Back

In support of Back Care Awareness Week, Firefly has produced a 'Taking Care of…

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It’s Back Care Awareness Week 3-8 October 2016

The aim of this week-long event, organised by BackCare, is to raise awareness of…

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Surveys

27 September is World Tourism Day!

Accessible Tourism for all is about the creation of environments that can cater for…

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Fashion

Tried & Tested: Special Needs Vests

The first set of products have now arrived with our Firefly Community Tried &…

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Thank you to all our lovely Firefly followers!

This week we completed another amazing milestone in the Firefly journey, by reaching 50,000…

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Space to Change for Portsmouth Port Customers

Well done Portsmouth International Port! It has become one of the most inclusive…

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Marks & Spencer to launch ‘Easy dressing’ school-wear range

Marks & Spencer is yet again responding to the needs of special needs parents…

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As much as I wish it was, life is not a Pinterest quote.

Why is it the one thing that your child needs more than anything, is the one thing…

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The day I dropped my son

'I don’t know if it was lack of sleep or that I’d not dried the floor…

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Podcast

Podcast - Interview with Claire Haymes

Grab a cuppa and have a listen to our latest episode of the Firefly Community Podcast.

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Marks & Spencer trial the GoTo Shop Trolley

We're delighted to learn that Marks & Spencer in Eastbourne is currently…

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Special Needs Holidays

Planning a family holiday or vacation is never straightforward but planning a special…

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Space to Change for Cornwall Services

One of Britain’s newest service stations, Cornwall Services is doing…

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International Blogs

Ich lehne es ab, dass mein Kind aufgrund einer Behinderung etwas verpasst

Es ist für jeden wichtig, zu einer Gruppe dazu zu gehören. 

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Best Countries for People with Intellectual Disabilities

It’s hard enough knowing that your child is struggling with limitations. It’s…

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