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Please take a look at our wonderful partnerships, special offers and useful information below
The Autism Reality Experience is an innovative, hands on training session which has been developed to give people an experience of the sensory processing difficulties faced by people on the autism spectrum. Simulation training has been proven to be a highly effective way to engage people in learning and not only do they come away from the training having learned new skills and techniques, the experience and what they learn from it stays with them.
The experience is fully immersive, interactive and a must for anyone who is involved in supporting people on the autism spectrum and your actions and behaviours during your experience will be carefully monitored and analysed by a specially trained facilitators.
Click here for more details.
We have some exciting news as this wonderful company Fidgetbum are supporting Anna Kennedy Online and you get a discount, win win!
Fidgetbum are helping children with Sensory Challenges, the gentle restriction which the fidgetbum brings, comforts children and helps them to relax.
They are helping mums and dads, supported by Occupational Therapists, to make bedtime easier and help children to have a better nights sleep.
Use offer code for free postage for buyers: AKO18 and click here to access their website and take a look at their wonderful products.
The Clinical Team at Options Autism produce a series of monthly help sheets which offer advice and guidance for parents and carers who look after children, young people and adults with autism.
The subjects include Food Challenges, Sleep, Holidays and Emotions.
Click here to have a look through the library of help sheets available on the Options website.
If you would like us to cover any particular subjects around autism in future editions then please let Options know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
All users of MyFarewellNote can opt to donate 50% of your subscription fee which will be donated to the charity by using promo code “AKO2018” and opt in to donate. There is no limit to the amount of funds that can be raised, so the more you spread the word the more you help us continue our campaigns and projects.
Myfarewellnote is a web application that allows you to prepare personal messages for your loved ones that will only be read once you have passed away. With myfarewellnote, you can offer the gift of comfort and support to those you leave behind, helping them come to terms with what has happened and their service is professional, unique and discreet.
Click here to learn more about MyFarewellNote.
The following companies were part of AKO Autism Expo in March 2019:-
Our official sponsors 2019
Our exhibitors 2019
Further information about their products and services are available by clicking on the images below:-
Please take a look at some articles and very useful information below shared by: Jennifer McGregor
How to Help Your Child with Autism Cope During and After a Move
Autistic Home Decorating: Make your home autism friendly
Do Sensory Processing Issues Get Better Over Time?
The Top 3 Challenges to Finding a Babysitter for Your Special Needs Child and How to Overcome Them
How to Help Your Child with ASD Overcome Her Fear of the Dentist and Establish Lifelong Healthy Oral Hygiene Habits
The Best Strategies for Calming Autistic Tantrums/Meltdowns