Empowering your child living with a disability

Empowering your child living with a disability

Children living with disabilities, whether mental or physical, are starting out in life with a few extra challenges. Not only because of their disability but also because of the stigma and stereotypes they are likely to experience throughout their life. As a parent of...
Destigmatising Autism Spectrum Disorder

Destigmatising Autism Spectrum Disorder

As humans, it’s in our nature to fear the unknown, the unfamiliar, the different. If you go back to primitive times, that’s how we survived – by approaching anything we didn’t understand with caution. We no longer live in primitive times now, but that tendency has...
Understanding Asperger’s

Understanding Asperger’s

February 18th is International Asperger’s Awareness Day. In light of that, we’re turning the spotlight on Asperger’s this month, so that you can better understand what it is, how it manifests, and how you can support a person living with Asperger’s. One of the first...
Destigmatising disability

Destigmatising disability

Many people shy away from the topic of disability because it makes them uncomfortable. For people living with a disability, this is an added barrier to their potential for enjoy fulfilling lives. They may have learned to thrive and live alongside their disability, but...
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