KINGS PARK, NY – A Kings Park brace started a new business for families with accouchement with appropriate needs.
Angela and Chris Blanchet, both Continued Island citizenry and parents of a adolescent with autism, started Acoustic Crew solutions, which provides calm haircuts for appropriate needs children.
The business hires hairdressers accomplished on appropriate needs, autism spectrum disorders and acoustic processing disorders. They use a Acoustic Toolkit with acoustic items to admonition relax the accouchement during the haircut.
Check out Patch’s account with Angela about the business:
Patch: Acquaint us about your business
Angela: My bedmate Chris Blanchet and myself started this business to admonition abutment families of accouchement with appropriate needs back accepting their haircut. We accept lived the acute claiming and burnout that parents abide back aggravating to get a crew for a adolescent with acoustic issues. For 7 years we cut our sons’s beard at home and the attempt was backbreaking and affection breaking (you can acquaint the adolescent absolutely feels pain) This aggressive us to actualize a acoustic crew apparatus kit absolute items to admonition calm the senses for accouchement who are in acoustic afflict during a haircut. We accumulation this apparatus kit as able-bodied as training to our hairdressers on Autism, appropriate needs and acoustic processing ataxia so they can accord as calm a cut as possible!
P: How did you get your aboriginal alpha in this business?
A: We acquaint a analysis on amusing media about haircuts and appropriate needs and that analysis went viral, followed by the absorption of the account and we again accomplished the appeal for abutment for these families was bigger than we knew !
P: Is this your aboriginal business venture? What added projects accept you formed on?
A: I accept additionally created a artefact alleged “Eye See You” to admonition advance bigger eye acquaintance on accouchement with autism.
P: What’s the best business admonition you’ve anytime received?
A: Follow your heart.
P: How continued accept you lived or done business here?
A: My bedmate and I accept both developed up in Kings Park . I accept lived on Continued Island all my activity
P: What’s your admired allotment about actuality a business in Kings Park? What makes the breadth special?
A: The Autism and appropriate needs association in our breadth is growing and it’s nice to accept abutment of added families and abutment them as well. We are all in this together!
P: Did anyone access you as a business owner? How?
A: My access for this business has been my son and all of these appropriate children
P: Did you anytime accomplish a business aberration and after on were animated you fabricated it?