Campaign for Mental Health Support in the Workplace

Campaign for Mental Health Support in the Workplace   Over fifty CEO’s from UK companies have signed an open letter to Theresa May campaigning for better mental health support at work. These companies include WH Smith,...

Gail

Gail As a loving parent, you want your child to have the best in life, getting a diagnosis is to get the right support, to achieve their hopes and dreams, not “labelling” your child for fun....

TV Show dedicated for Carers across Suffolk launches at Glasswells

TV show dedicated for carers across Suffolk launches at Glasswells A brand new digital television dedicated to carers across Suffolk has been officially launched. Carers TV is the brainchild of Suffolk Carers Matter to provide a...

Suffolk star in Autism’s Got Talent

Suffolk star in Autism's Got Talent Jack Mitchell, 21, from Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk performed as one of the finalists in Autism’s Got Talent that took place at The Mermaid Theatre in London on...

Partnership with Fred Olsen Travel

Partnership with Fred.Olsen Travel SuffolkCarersMatter is extremely happy to be working in partnership with Fred.Olsen Travel Agents, one of the UK’s most established travel agents.  As part of this partnership we are creating a family...

Leftover Roast Chicken Casserole

Do you have some leftover roast chicken but don't want to have it the same for dinner? Try out this recipe to make a whole new meal with your leftovers! Serves: 2      Time:...

Honey Flapjacks

If you're craving a yummy and sweet snack, make these honey flapjacks! It only takes 30 minutes and you'll be able to serve the whole family. Serves: 4        Time: 30 minutes Ingredients: 200g...

Welsh Rarebit

Ruth, a Parent Carer, has made a pimped-up Welsh Rarebit, using just: cheese, egg yolks, spring onions, English mustard and Worcester sauce. Try out this recipe for a quick and delicious meal! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oauCvyYvaVc Serves: 2   ...

Mash Potato Cakes with Cheese, Onion and Chorizo

If you've got some leftover mash potato, this is a very quick way to create a tasty dish with simple ingredients. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHZzaLB3AW4 Serves: 2       Time: 25 minutes Ingredients: -Chopped Parsley -Leftover potato -1/2 onion (diced very finely) -Handful grated...

Layla

I have two daughters and two bonus sons, at two I recognised some autistic traits in my daughter, but it was almost impossible to get any professionals to recognise my concerns and refer her. I worked with her at home on socialisation and acceptable social behaviours, such as not licking strangers, we did academic work and practiced coping with sensory overload. I home-schooled for a year but family breakdown forced me to work more to support my daughters, we moved to find the perfect school to support my girls’ needs. Her first day at school with a fantastic teacher was all it took, she agreed, understood my concerns and referred my girl.