In our Rubaroo knowledge sharing series, watch Marcus and Annamma share their story about their son, Samuel, who was diagnosed with Autism.
A parent’s journey: Education & independent living for an individual with a developmental disability.
- Allow your child to learn in ways that suit their abilities and needs rather than force a method that they cannot relate to identify with.
- Encourage and support hobbies where your child’s interests lie. Help them strengthen their skills in activities they enjoy.
- Start early, ensure your child learns independent living skills from a very young age.
- Encourage your child to contribute towards household chores with the entire family by working together.
Check out other parent champions who talk about their child’s journey while sharing their valuable learning gathered through their inspiring tales.
DISCLAIMER: Please note that this guide is for information purposes only. Please consult a qualified health practitioner to understand safe management.
We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to all the parent champions who invested their time and effort by sharing their inspiring story and invaluable experience with the wider parent community.