Will Therapy Help my Child with Autism?

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When your child is given a diagnosis of autism one of the first things that you try to find out is the best ways to help and support their needs. One common suggestion is therapy.  When it comes to therapy there are lots of different kinds that are made to help with different issues. Some […]

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We’re Looking For New Teaching Assistants

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First thing’s first, we have some really exciting news: we are officially opening a brand new school. And for this new school, we are on the lookout for new teaching assistants. SEN Teaching Assistants When it comes to mainstream education, teaching assistants are on hand to help those pupils that may need extra support in […]

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Creativity At Bright Futures Care

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At Bright Futures Care, we care about making sure our residents get the best education that they can. Sometimes, this means helping them to get excited about school and academic studies, and for others, it means putting together an activity that’s a little different. We love getting involved in creative activities, from paper mache to […]

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Schooling for People With Autism

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Autism is a developmental disorder that can affect how people communicate and interact with the world around them. Approximately 1 in 100 people across the UK have been diagnosed with Autism and there are around 700,000 autistic adults and children in the UK. Autism is a spectrum condition, which means it can affect people at […]

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Autism Diagnosis: Next Steps

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Reaching a diagnosis of autism is a challenge in itself, but discovering the best steps to take after this has happened can also be a daunting task.  When you first receive a diagnosis of autism, it can be a daunting word. Suddenly, your hopes and life may feel as if they have been changed forever. […]

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Autism Spectrum Disorder in Young Adults

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability. It can cause many communication, behavioural and social challenges for those that it affects. This can lead some people with ASD to need a lot of help in their daily lives, whereas others need less. Several conditions that used to be diagnosed separately are all now considered […]

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Why Become a Senior Residential Support Worker?

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If you are looking for a career in care, a senior residential support position might be the perfect thing for you. This role combines the rewards of social care with an opportunity to get involved in the management of our business. It is an incredible job for somebody who is equally as passionate as they […]

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Sensory Gift Ideas For Children With Autism

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Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) comes in many shapes and sizes, but often one of the most challenging aspects for those living with ASD is how best to respond to their sensory needs. Often, children with ASD will find it difficult to function and concentrate for long periods in social environments. They can find it more […]

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Top 5 Blogs to Help People With Autism

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Learning how to cope, understand, and communicate with your which when they are on the autism spectrum can be a challenging, albeit very rewarding aspect of a parent’s life. And, what better way to learn about the challenges, intricacies, and differences of each case of autism than by hearing from the people who have and […]

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