Children on the autism spectrum are more vulnerable to abuse due to the nature of their disability. This pack brings together a wealth of information to help children understand the dangers that they may encounter.
- 1 x book – An exceptional children’s guide to touch – by Hunter Manasco. – it can be hard for children with special needs to understand the rues of physical contact which leaves them vulnerable to abuse. This friendly picture book explains in simple terms how to tell the difference between acceptable and inappropriate touch, helping the chid to stay safe. Each story explores different type of touch from accidental to friendly to hurtful and helps children to understand the boundaries and how they can change in different concepts.
- 1 x book – Online safety for children and teens on the Autistic Spectrum. A parents and carers guide. – by Nicola Lonie. – children/teens with Autism are very vulnerable to online dangers. This practical book will help you to support your child to navigate websites, chatrooms and social media safely. It provides advice on key areas such as parental control, social networking, grooming, cyber bullying, internet addiction and hacking.
- 1 x visual support Tell someone your worried Fan
- 1 x reusable cotton bag.