The National Autistic Society’s open letter to Supermarket CEOs

During the Coronavirus pandemic you may have noticed some big changes in the way in which supermarkets are operating. A supermarket can be a stressful place for somebody on the spectrum when they are operating normally. See my previous blog post about this subject by clicking here. Imagine building yourself up to go and complete …

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Morrisons quiet hour

Morrisons - one of the leading supermarket chains in England - announced last week that they plan to enforce a weekly 'quiet hour' into their stores nation-wide. This will take please each week on a Saturday between the hours of 9 am and 10 am. Morrisons have issued a statement to list what their quiet …

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Clothes can be painful

I buy all of my clothes online. Retail shops are too busy and disorganised in their clothing presentation on the shop floors. Clothes shopping, for me, is a stressful experience. Walking into the shop you are hit with different patterns and colours. It can be very hard to sift through the sensory overload to find …

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