A new start for Romain thanks to our foundation

Romain, a young person with autism in the Paris region
Romain, a young person with autism in the Paris region

« The tablet and the applications have helped Romain to blossom »

A story, a need

Romain, like all children with autism, has difficulties with making connections, communicating, and learning.

A little step which has changed everything

Using the tablet and applications was a turning point in Romain’s development. Like all children, he was hooked right away and he could focus his attention.

A new start

Thanks to disability-focused applications, Romain has made great progress in language, motor skills, emotions...

Géatane, Orange volunteer in Baie-Mahault
Géatane,
Orange volunteer
in Baie-Mahault

 

« Laurent - the young boy who has autism that I supported - taught me a lot about diversity. The best reward is a smile and their acceptance! »

The Autism and Digital Technology Programme

Our ambition

Helping people with autism and their families to live better.

How?

By using digital technology to benefit people with autism, by providing equipment to centres and supporting research.

With who?

Autism support associations and Orange employees who go out with the families or at specialised centres.

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