Autism Diagnosis: Next Steps

young boy playing with train with two woman next to him

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. […]

Read More…

Autism Spectrum Disorder in Young Adults

group of people on outdoor play equipment

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 […]

Read More…

Why Become a Senior Residential Support Worker?

child playing with a book

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 […]

Read More…

Top 5 Blogs to Help People With Autism

Young Boy holding a Counter

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 […]

Read More…

How Autism Can Impact Sleep

little girl sleeping

Many people with Autism can face trouble sleeping and the issue doesn’t just extend to falling asleep; it can also be very challenging to stay asleep.  A lack of sleep can impact those with autism, as it can pose challenges for those without. It may cause symptoms such as repetitive behaviors more severe, which can […]

Read More…

Autism Associated Disorders

Specialist Autism Care

Autism is an identifiable disorder in itself. However, it can come alongside numerous different illnesses, all of which are important to identify.  While some are more common, and, as everybody is different, it is important to recognise that different people may struggle with different areas. It is vital that person-centered support is tailored around all […]

Read More…

Specialist Education for Children with Autism

Young Person Colouring in

People with autism and learning difficulties are just as likely as anyone else to succeed academically, they just might need a different way of teaching. This is why a specialist education school might just be perfect for people in these demographics. Many years of research have gone into discovering how best to help people with […]

Read More…

What is Autism in Adults?

Group of People

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can cause many different symptoms, but is characterised by a difficulty in navigating social situations. At Bright Futures Care, we offer residential housing and specialised schooling opportunities to children and adults who have been diagnosed with autism. So what is autism in adults, and how do we help people with autism […]

Read More…