Plan your own Special Needs Friendly Easter Egg Hunt   If you are organising an Easter Egg Hunt this year, be it a large community based event or for your own children in the back garden, here are some tips to make an egg hunt sensory friendly and inclusive so that everyone can join in...
Have A Sensory Friendly Christmas   It’s the most wonderful time of the year….or so the song goes.  In reality the extra noise, flashing lights and loud music that accompany many seasonal events can prove challenging for those with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Thankfully many venues are recognising these difficulties.  Here are a few inspiring and...
The Easter holidays are nearly here. Here’s a few ideas to make the break enjoyable for everyone. There are some great sensory friendly events planned over the Easter weekend. AfriKaa! for Children with Autistic Spectrum Conditions in the National Concert Hall, Dublin will take children on a journey of sound through South Africa’s Limpopo Valley....
  For people with autism, or 1 in 100 of every community, participation in events can pose a huge array of challenges and may, at times, be more a source of stress than  enjoyment. They are busy, socially intensive environments, which often we go to out of routine, and these  factors can pose barriers to...