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Special Needs

Real life stories, issues and experiences of day to day life by parents and healthcare professionals.

When Autism Requires you to Parent Differently

Yes this is a picture of my son eating his dinner while sitting on a windowsill. Hardly…

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World Prematurity Day 2017

We are the forever grateful parents of an ex-premature baby.

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by Rebecca Toal
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Teaching Life Skills for Independent Living Part 1

Sadly, not very long ago parents were often pressured into handing over the care…

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My rant about Toilet and Changing Facilities!

​I should start by explaining that Hadley, my little guy, is almost five years…

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by Sarah Brisdion
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How special is ‘Special’?

Freddie is six, but for various reasons we often use one of the big Maclaren special…

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by The Odd Sock Diary
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Parking

You didn’t want to listen. You saw what you wanted to see. The following conversation…

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by Ian Brown
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Adapting

And I don’t mean houses here, I mean ME. It’s been a week now since our…

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by Carolyn Voisey
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Inclusion or Not?

I have some wonderful friends who parent children with special needs. They are strong,…

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by Joyful Journey Mom
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“Where’s the cripple?”

Last week, I was coming out of the shops and putting my three younger children in…

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by Fiona Russo
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Five Celebrities with Children with Special Needs

To us normal folk, celebrities seem to have it all and at times seem almost invincible…

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Blended Diet for Tube Fed Kids – Our Journey

If you had told me this time last year that I would be tube feeding my child 100%…

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by Ceri-Ann Brown
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How one letter went viral and changed shopping forever

When I had trouble shopping with my daughter, May, I had no idea it would change…

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by Mama Lewis
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