A resource to teach those with special needs about Covid-19
Speaking to The New Paper last week, the 48-year-old said the information can be complicated for children and adults with limited language ability.
“Things like wearing a mask are new habits to them (and) can be hard for them to pick up. Changes in routine can stress a child with special needs because it is routine that gives them security,” added Dr Lim.
Together with her husband, infectious disease specialist Leong Hoe Nam, non-profit arts movement Superhero Me, Eden School and Lien Foundation, an educational resource package has been created to empower children and people with disabilities.
The package includes simplified videos and slides to help them develop self-care skills, and understand routine changes and protective measures.
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