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Playing with a Son-Rise child: volunteer perspective

Volunteering with Little Star

Recently, a dear friend wrote a lovely post about Little Star, her special needs and the fundraising we are doing to get to an autism training course in Singapore. 578 more words

Little Star Does

The Option Institute (2nd Part of Going to Neptune)

We took Alex out of the school in Neptune because we had determined that we would do a home program based on the Option Institute model. 1,066 more words

How a Picky Eater ate Apples

Sometimes, a relatively small development can resolve bigger problems. And you just won’t see it coming till it happens.

With Little Star, it was apples. Or her (past) dislike of them. 689 more words

Little Star Does

Programme Update

It is 12months since I started fundraising for Zak and what a year it has been!!

Zak’s programme has cost £29,200 so far. The majority has been raised by ourselves, my family, the generosity of another family and the rest by fundraising by me and my sister and kind donations from friends. 311 more words

Recruiting Son-Rise Volunteers

We are recruiting volunteers for Little Star’s Son-rise Program (SRP). I have 3 volunteers at the moment, but people move around alot, some are leaving the country *SOB* so it is good to have more. 612 more words


Sophie Newsletter October 2003-Changes

Sophie News

October 2003

 Sophie is 9 years old!

Hello to all!  We’ve had a very busy time since we last wrote.  The fund raiser done in March of this year- … 1,487 more words


Help your child by letting go of guilt and worry

If there are two emotions that drive many parents of autistic children, it is guilt and worry. Especially in the first months following a diagnosis, these two emotions can be pretty overwhelming. 421 more words