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Keeping Safe During COVID-19 an Access Ability Australia social story

Keeping Safe During COVID-19 an Access Ability Australia social story

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Access Ability Australia are proud founders of a better way…. a way to decrease barriers and to increase enablers. Together with our AAA Network members, we have created a platform that supports an innovative social inclusion movement that best supports the broader community, regardless of ability, now and into the future.

AAA have kindly shared with us a Keeping Safe During COVID-19 Social Story.

This Social Story is suited for a person who may live with Autism Spectrum Disorder, a Language Disorder, Social Communication Difficulties and/or a Cognitive Delay/Disability.

For your Social Story to be successful, we recommend you follow these guidelines:

  • Read Social Story often and preferably 2 weeks in advance of visit
  • Social Story to be read and shared in an environment free of distractions
  • Be calm, comfortable and honest when reading a Social Story
  • Help participant comprehend key points and consistently monitor for level of understanding
  • Once the visit has taken place, revisit the Social Story to celebrate success.

Read the social story here. Or to learn more, visit www.accessabilityaustralia.com.