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Flower Girl With Autism Finds Comfort And Courage In Her Yoda Backpack

autistic flower girl yoda backpack

Children with autism are often frightened of large crowds, so it’s completely understandable that this little girl refused to be the flower girl at her mom’s wedding.  On the day of, she was hiding under her bed and refused to come out – terrified of having to throw flowers before an entire wedding reception....



Proloquo2Go iPad Demo – Click Below to Watch!

Proloquo2Go iPad Demo – Click Below to Watch!

Who’s Behind Autism Plugged In?

Who’s Behind Autism Plugged In?

My name is Jack Kieffer and I'm a blogger sharing my love of technology at blogs like Cool Gizmo Toys, Greenamajigger, and here at Autism Plugged In where I'm trying to make a difference in the lives of children with autism.

Several years ago, I began volunteering with special needs kids, who gave me much joy and an appreciation for life. This blog is my way of giving back. Any proceeds from this effort are used to support my friends with autism. Read more about Jack or connect with him on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn.