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"I didn't have any skills. I had to learn everything again."
Cases of abuse in the disability sector have also been exposed.
"I brought him into this world, and I love him. I do all I can to help him. I'm 88 soon. I'm still battling." Jean, mother
The adorable humanoids are a big hit with her autistic students.
'People make assumptions based on the way people look and act and do not always see the person behind the condition.'
Their love is an inspiration to so many.
Why is the government horse trading the disabled for the jobless like we are Pokemon cards?
The Kenyan-born 46-year-old, who has an MBE for services to disability sport, told the BBC she had boarded the train from