Robots help people with autism in Belgium

People with autism can find it difficult to learn, process instructions and express themselves. But staff at a specialised home in Belgium have found another way to help.

Photo by: TRT World
Photo by: TRT World

The robot often acts as a go-between and facilitates friendships between the autistic residents at the specialised home in Belgium who weren't able to connect before.

People with autism can find it difficult to learn, process instructions and express themselves. But staff at a specialised home in Belgium have found another way to help.

TRT World's Jack Parrock went there to meet the staff and their mechanical helpers. 

 

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