Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Autism & COVID-19: Keisha Marr's story

Keisha Marr has a 6-year-old Autistic son and shares the importance of having a set schedule for him.

Keisha Marr has a 6-year-old Autistic son and shares the importance of having a set schedule for him.

For children living with Autism, having and keeping to a set daily schedule of activities is key to getting tasks done. Keisha Marr explains in the video below how the changes brought on by COVID have been impacting her 6-year old autistic son’s schedule.

April is Autism awareness month and in recognition of this Loop Jamaica, the Digicel Foundation, and the Jamaica Autism Support Association have partnered to share stories from parents of autistic children on how they have been coping with the changes brought on by COVID-19.

 

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