Finding Physical Activities Your Child Loves

Do you ever find it tough to choosing the right physical activities for your child…

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The highs and lows of an EHCP

We all know that parenting a child with complex needs comes with its fair share of…

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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 - 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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Out of the Box Campaign

Out of the Box is a campaign for the co-ordinated care of disabled children who do…

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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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Special Needs

What does the closure of public toilets mean for the Changing Places campaign?

A recent BBC Freedom of Information request has shown that 1,782 public toilets have…

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Space to Change Wheelchair Accessible Toilets

The advent of a new concept in ‘away from home’ accessible toileting…

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Longdown Activity Farm Opens Accessible Changing Room

Having been approached by local campaigning mum Sarah Brisdion, Longdown Activity…

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The Firefly Community Podcast

The Firefly Community Podcast is just another way to keep up to date with everything…

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Campaign Update: Nappy provision in supermarkets

Around a month ago, I started a Change petition, asking UK supermarkets to provide…

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Marks & Spencer launch clothing range for disabled children

There is much excitement within the Special Needs Community today as Marks and Spencer…

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GoTo Shop Trolleys now available in almost 400 Asda stores across the UK

Amazing news...Almost 400 Asda stores across the United Kingdom now have a Firefly…

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Nappy Provision: Special Needs Mum takes on the Supermakets

​My son Brody is 4 years old. He is an awesome little boy and despite his disabilities,…

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Special Needs

Loo of the Year Awards 2015

Getting in front of the right people is so important when campaigning for change.…

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Special Needs

My #barefootchallenge

No one likes a public toilet do they? I know this because when we find a nice one…

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Special Needs

Special Needs Parenting: Flash Forward

All any of us want for our children – I think – is that they grow up…

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#barefootchallenge

​Our Facebook and Twitter news feeds are full of images of bare feet in public…

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Special Needs

Campaigning for better disabled toilets and changing facilities

​We’re really excited by a social media campaign driven by special needs…

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Irish Retailer Dunnes to roll out GoTo Shop Trolley

GREAT NEWS! Irish retailer Dunnes Stores have bought 230 GoTo trolley seats and will…

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Asda to get the GoTo Shop Trolley

​Congratulations to everyone who has supported the GoTo Shop trolley in #EverySupermarket…

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Check out my call for better toilet facilities on the BBC!

Today you'll find me on the BBC website campaigning for better toilet facilities.

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Special Needs

Hatch Hackathon

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

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Special Needs

Special Needs Campaigns: Supporting Grace’s Campaign

Have you been judged in the past? If you’ve been challenged on whether or not…

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Tesco to roll out the GoTo Shop Trolley

​Have you heard the news? 500 Tesco stores across the UK will soon have Firefly…

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Northern Ireland Hackathon

​You’re Just a Hackathon Away from Being Someone’s Hero To register…

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Why I’m campaigning for better toilet facilities!

5 and a half years ago our world changed as our beautiful little daughter arrived…

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Special Needs Families: Society is just not accessible!

I’m on my soap box. And apologies for the rant. 

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