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World Autism Awareness Day: 10 reasons everyone should be autism aware

World Autism Awareness Day: 10 reasons everyone should be autism aware

“Auntie Mandy, can I touch your boobs?” So my autistic niece likes to ask me repeatedly. And I am so glad to have her in my life because without her I would never have understood the joy that an autistic child can bring to their family or learnt not to be embarrassed by questions like this. Today […]

World Autism Awareness Day: 7 things you should know about raising a child on the spectrum

World Autism Awareness Day: 7 things you should know about raising a child on the spectrum

TODAY is World Autism Awareness Day, a chance to recognise the 1 in 100 individuals on the spectrum, their abilities, their strengths and their contribution to our community. To help raise awareness, we asked a Sydney mum what she wished people knew about raising a child with autism and this is what she said: WHAT […]