Halloween is full of noisy trick or treaters, high volume traffic, darkness, and scary masks. As if it wasn't scary enough trying to keep your special needs child calm on a regular quiet day. There are many things you can do to prepare a child with autism for Halloween, but there are no guarantees and trick or treating may have to be cut short. The important thing is you attempt to passive noise share this yearly tradition. Here are a few things you can do that might help.
Canalphones... these go inside the ear canals and because they block outside noise are called passive noise canelling headphones reducing earphones. Examples: Ultimate Ears Super FI5, Shure E5C, Etymotic Research ER-4.
The petrol strimmer when in full flow can be a loud and noisy little creature and constant exposure to this noise at close proximity can damage your eardrum. So when you buy the strimmer remember that you need to protect those precious senses, sight and hearing, of yours. Invest in a decent pair of eye goggles and some ear plugs or ear defenders then you should be fine.
Ensure you wear the shoulder strap supplied since this can help prevent back and neck problems. Avoid using the strimmer against bricks passive noise cancelling headset fencing or anything besides the grass or weeds as they could wear or even break the nylon cord. Aim to cut underneath area of the weed. Hold the strimmer away from yourself at a safe distance to prevent cutting yourself accidentally, most good strimmers have a protective shield to help prevent these sort of accidents. If using an electric one steer clear of water for obvious reasons and petrol ones can certainly poison the water.
Whether you're flying on a plane or staying at a hotel, you can't beat your own pillow. These little support pillows are great for sleeping on planes. They support your neck and are made with lightweight foam and best of all their machine washable. It's easy to store travel gear in a carry-on.
If you use the tips that have been provided you should be able to get a valid passport in a very short amount of time. It is important to keep the passport in a safe place at all times so that you know where it is when you need it.