Need help completing the Disability Living Allowance (DLA) application form?
When you first have this drop on your door mat, you will be forgiven for thinking ‘where on earth do I start?!’ Take a deep breath! Firstly, this form is your opportunity to explain all… View Post

The Words No Parent Ever Wishes To Hear….
Warning: Talks of suicidal ideology and self-harm This was not a blog I had intended to start the New Year with, however, this sadly is the reality for many parents with children who struggle with… View Post

Why ‘parent blaming’ is so damaging
Having a child with special needs can be tough, on some days even super tough! However, what makes this journey even harder is when professionals don’t listen to what us, as parents, are telling them.… View Post

Christmas is looming!
For any family Christmas can be stressful, however if you are a family who has a child with additional needs, ‘special occasions’ can often be even trickier, Christmas included and for us it is no… View Post

JARGON BUSTER!!
When you find yourself in this special world, as a Special Needs parent, you will notice that there are a million and one abbreviations/acronyms! At the beginning of our journey, I remember being too embarrassed… View Post