Helping parents of kids with intellectual disability and autism navigate a new world

We’re your guide in your child’s journey through puberty

Supporting your child’s independence – Michael’s story

Explore Planet Puberty – your gateway to answers

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30 Jun
  • Webinar
It may seem like the teenage years and moodiness go hand-in-hand. When children start puberty, changes to hormones, relationships, identity and their body can cause their moods to be more changeable.
14 Jul
  • Webinar
Preparing a child for their period can be a challenging time for a lot of parents of children with disability. Join us we discuss tips and strategies for preparing your child for periods, strategies for helping your child to manage their period and seeking support from your doctor.
28 Jul
  • Webinar
As boys start puberty they begin to experience wet dreams and more frequent erections. It is important to prepare your child for these changes but it can sometimes be difficult to know where to start.