COVID vaccinations, PCR and rapid tests particularly challenging for autistic children

Hannah Neale
By Hannah Neale
January 16 2022 - 6:30pm

While the promise of ice cream is often enough to coax most kids into rolling up their sleeves and getting vaccinated, for some children in our community - particularly those on the autism spectrum - vaccinations, or even conducting a PCR or rapid test can be especially challenging.

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Hannah Neale

Hannah Neale

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Hannah is a general reporter with The Canberra Times. She is currently covering the early breaking news shift and is ready to chase your morning headlines. Hannah started as a journalist with The Southern Highland News and The Goulburn Post before moving to the ACT. Twitter: @neale_hannah