Special Needs

Special Needs

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

Special Needs Parents, CoppaFeel! This Month

Let’s talk about boobs, shall we? 

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Special Needs Mom: This is my story

Looking back at where I was three years ago, I would have never known the joy and…

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Special Needs Parenting: Summer is Overrated

SUMMER…A season of sunshine, relaxation and family outings.

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Where you will find a Mobiloo this August

There are so many fun things going on during the summer holidays which many families…

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Gear Up to Get Cycling

Whether you enjoy being outside in the fresh air, the wind blowing in your hair,…

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An Upgraded Easter

As some of you may remember, Oliver started playing sports for a local organization…

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Our New Badge

When I was a child I had these little books with photographs in and each time you…

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Have you ordered your max card?

The Max Card is designed to make days out more financially accessible for foster…

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Special Needs Guide to Brighton

Good old Sussex by the sea is the ideal spot for a holiday and here is my guide of…

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No Limitations

With the New Year, comes new seasons and opportunities to play sports! We never knew…

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Z is for Zoo

In my self-imposed challenge to blog my way through the alphabet about special needs…

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Fashion, Special Needs

From Doctor Appointments to Date Nights

Here in the Hinkley household date nights may come few and far between, but when…

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Great Expectations

Finding the right venue for Grandad’s birthday meal was not easy. We had to…

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Ideas for your Special Needs Summer Picnic

Remember the days when all you had to worry about was how many picnic ants you’d…

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When the Changing Places toilet is known as the ‘Shower Room’

​Hello Alastair, Firstly I’d like to apologise for the delay in sending this…

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I Hope you Dance

There is a certain amount of freedom that naturally comes with becoming a teenager.…

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This is the most disgusting thing you will read today

My daughter, May, is five years old. She no longer fits on those baby changing tables,…

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16 Amazing Things To Do in Your GoTo Seat

The GoTo Seat has been a revelation for many of our Firefly Friends trying to get involved…