Everything you need to know George "My brother has given me a window into the world of autism... I want to share that." Matt "For an autistic person, the amount of information coming from all directions can be overwhelming." Carol and Freddy “Surely you should be able to control your child,” they seemed to say. Bea "No one should be ashamed of me or anyone like me, I'm just me." Fay and Bowie "Soon enough, people were laughing at me instead of him." Sophie "It hurts to see how little the rest of the world still really understands her." Rosie "Judgement is for courtrooms and The X Factor, not for disabled families." Kane "Other people can be really helpful to me and help me recover." More stories Read more stories from autistic people and their families across the UK.