While shopping at Trader Joe’s, Ellen and her son run into a classmate. After a brief conversation and a pleasant good-bye her son gets upset because the friend had to leave. Ellen has to leave her bag and groceries in the store to take him to the car to regain composure. Two different ladies provide […]
Now 9, twins Jack and Julia once went to a lot of birthday parties, but as Jack got older he did not get invited to parties like his sister, who is not on the spectrum. After meeting new friends and families at Autism Families Connecticut, though, Jack has gotten back into the party circuit!
Chris took his daughter, Brianna, to Red Robin for dinner, one of her favorite places because of the balloons and the colors. They order while waiting for his wife but Brianna gets stressed and he had to leave the food there and take her out to the car. He told the waiter his wife would […]
A grandpa relates how the kindness of another first grader helped his grandson Phoenix become a part of everyday school life. Finn made sure Phoenix was involved in activities and joined in with others. And then this first grader, with the kindness of childhood, hand delivered a birthday party invitation to Phoenix, his very first […]
While driving with her young son to visit his grandpa in New Rochelle Oyna and her son stop at a Subway for lunch. She asked if they take debit cards and is told yes, but when the time comes to pay it doesn’t work. She had no cash with her and her son is getting […]