Derbytelegraph.co.uk

Derbytelegraph.co.uk: What Derby's Morrisons is doing to make life easier for autistic shoppers

Derbytelegraph.co.uk: What Derby's Morrisons is doing to make life easier for autistic shoppers

Derby’s Morrisons supermarket and other branches in the county will be having its first ever quieter hour this weekend – in a scheme to support people with autism.

The supermarket is to introduce a quieter hour EVERY Saturday for customers who would benefit from a calmer shopping trip.

It is

Read the full article at the original source

Posted by ASD-Search in ASD News, Newsfeed, 0 comments
Derbytelegraph.co.uk: Cards featuring joke about Shannon Matthews branded 'vile'

Derbytelegraph.co.uk: Cards featuring joke about Shannon Matthews branded 'vile'

Derbyshire-designed greetings cards have been branded “vile” for making light of what happened to Shannon Matthews.

But the man behind them, Samuel Hague of South Normanton has defended his products, saying that “unfortunately, when it comes to jokes these days, someone is going to be offended”.

Karen Matthews was jailed

Read the full article at the original source

Posted by ASD-Search in ASD News, Newsfeed, 0 comments
Derbytelegraph.co.uk: Asda helps to make shopping less stressful for children with autism

Derbytelegraph.co.uk: Asda helps to make shopping less stressful for children with autism

Shopping at Asda’s Derby stores should become less stressful for children with autism after the supermarket giant launched its Happy Little Helpers scheme.

The scheme uses colourful shopping lists created by one of the retailer’s employees, Jenny Barnett, whose five-year-old son, Charlie, has non-verbal autism, in which he uses use

Read the full article at the original source

Posted by ASD-Search in ASD News, Newsfeed, 0 comments