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7 Sensible tips to keep your autistic child busy during the pandemic

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Corona Virus has put our lives into chaos. It has disrupted our daily routine and dropped us into uncharted territory. Everybody is facing a tough time adjusting to this new situation where all of us are locked at home. Children with autism are facing a tough time due to quarantine and social isolation. Their normal routine is completely broken. They…

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Zero Tolerance Policies in Education

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I am a Black parent of two Black autistic children of African-Caribbean heritage attending mainstream schools.  I have written this article to raise awareness about the experiences of Black autistic boys within the school’s system in the UK including, and the consequences for health wellbeing in adulthood. Two years ago my son was permanently excluded from his secondary school because…

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