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Special Needs

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

Autism: Changing Seasons

I remember when I was about 6 and was sent to bed as it was 8 o’clock and past…

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Suzie’s Toilet Time: A review

Toileting is a big thing in our house. I am in possession of a small girl working…

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Firefly Loves Seenin

Everyone loves going shopping right?

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Special Needs Christmas: Hello I’m Albert the Elf

My name is Albert and I'm an elf, yes that's right one of Santa's elves.

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by Nichola Norton
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Where are the age appropriate toys?

It can be very difficult to encourage Charlie to play with toys. She’s never…

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by Fiona Russo
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How Home Technology is Helping Special Needs Families

When it comes to home life, families with special needs children want nothing more…

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Firefly Launches New Playpak Therapy Programme

There’s no doubt that there’s lots of fun to be had with Playpak! But…

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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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Raising kids with special needs: Get bitter or get better

​I’m often told that I have an amazing attitude towards Sam’s disabilities,…

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Hatch Hackathon

h-a-t-c-h hackathons are life-changing workshops. They are creative meetings where…

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Why do we have to fight for everything?

Recently it would seem that I am incapable of resolving any of the things on my ever-growing…

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Special needs equipment and the heartache that can come with it

We all get excited when buying things for a new baby, don’t we? High chairs,…

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The GoTo Shop

​Do you have a favourite supermarket? I do, it’s Tesco. I like my Clubcard…

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The AIPAC Conference, Dallas 2014 - The Invite

Stacy reflects on the AIPAC Conference in Dallas where she spoke about her experience…

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