How an autistic teenager’s passion for nature led to his first book deal
Dara spoke to BBC Bitesize about how he experiences a deep connection with the natural world as part of his autism. Finding a supportive community for his passion transformed him from isolated child to a confident teenager, and now he leads other young people to get into nature. Read his article and watch his film by clicking below:
BBC Bitesize also spoke to Billie, Bradley and Sophia about their social action, drawing on their personal experiences as motivation for making a positive difference to others. Billie talks about food poverty and her work at her local foodbank. Bradley highlights his action with Liverpool Homeless Football Club and combating loneliness at Christmas time. Sophia opens up about her eating disorder and how it’s given her passion to campaign for mental health.
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