Monthly Archives: May 2011

Back soon!

We’re taking a little trip this week to see a certain mouse and his pals. Right on cue, B has been horrendous today, so four nights in a little hotel room should be interesting. In fairness it’s no wonder he’s … Continue reading

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Storm on the Island

I finally got round to telling my grandmother about B’s autism this week. Elsewhere on the blog I’ve written about my reasons for delaying and my reluctance to confront the matter. I’d let it drag on for far too long … Continue reading

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Looking forward…

First, some good news. On the same day this week we learned that B’s application for a statutory assessment has been accepted and that Disability Living Allowance has been awarded. As usual this type of news stirs up mixed feelings. … Continue reading

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Making a statement

After complaining in last week’s blog about getting no support recently, things have suddenly started moving forward. B’s SEYS worker visited us with a draft of the application for Statutory Assessment she is submitting. So finally we are moving towards … Continue reading

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Affirmative action

My wife is a woman on a mission. Dissatisfied with waiting for September to roll round before B gets some support, she has taken it upon herself to learn how best to help him. Since getting the diagnosis, there has … Continue reading

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