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Tweet Share To coincide with the launch of our Children’s Campaign, Laura has kindly shared the story of her diagnosis with us. This blog features on the Independent’s blog site too. We’d like to say a huge thanks to Laura for letting us share this and for highlighting our 4 Ts campaign too. The more…

Tweet Share When Ewan was 6 he was diagnosed with a learning difficulty you will all be familiar with called dyslexia. In general it affects his ability to read and write and has a knock-on effect with all of his schooling. The dyslexia in itself is a major life hurdle for Ewan and puts him…

Tweet Share So, I’m continuing with this list. I don’t know why I wanted to do a list really, but I think its probably my obsessive compulsive characteristics coming through. Unfortunately, I am also rather flaky, so I begin to tire of the uniformity of a list. Anyway…! So, if you have read the rest…

Tweet Share Jen has been busy making her latest video blog for us, this time talking about her diagnosis. If you missed her introduction last month, you can catch up here. Over to Jen… Tell us about when you were diagnosed – how old were you, what happened, where were you? You can read a…

Tweet Share My older son Joe – aged 15 – has just had his French exchange partner over for the week. As a result, he’s been hanging around with his fellow teenagers a bit more than usual, doing teenage stuff – eating pizza, playing marathon sessions on Mario Kart, and watching hilarious clips on YouTube…