Tagged: children

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Is your child depressed?

Lots of people think depression only affects adults. But children and teenagers can become depressed as well. According to figures from the Office of National Statistics, 10% of children in Great Britain aged between 5 and 16...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Autistic children being subjected to ‘mate crime’

Sarah Cassidy writes in The Independent – Children with Asperger’s syndrome and autism are being bullied, abused and even robbed by people they think are their friends, according to a study revealing the horrific extent...