Hello, welcome to Winging it, where I'll be sharing information, news, and much more for parents and carers of children with special needs, or anyone who knows either a parent, carer, or child with special needs. Winging it will be updated weekly, this week I've written about stimming, shoe shopping tips and schools. And there's some... Continue Reading →
The next screening will be the LEGO Batman movie on Sunday 5th march. Cineworld autism friendly screening.
How manageable is the journey? Is my child eligible for transport? Will my child cope with the size of the building? Is the environment over-stimulating? (Lights, displays) How many children in a class? Is there a quiet space/room where my child can relax/calm down? Is the site secure? If my child runs are they safe? ... Continue Reading →
Stress and anxiety are unfortunately something parents and carers know all too well. Every week I'll have tips for relaxing and beating anxiety. This week I would like to show you something that, although simple, is really useful. You just breathe in and out in time with the video you can do it absolutely anywhere, and I... Continue Reading →
My phone is never out of arms reach, even when I'm in bed it's under my pillow. I actually use it, in the old fashioned way, you know, to make a phone call, every day. But only ever to phone my mum. If you're not my mum, or, in an emergency, one of my actual... Continue Reading →