Touching Moment Barber Helps Calm Autistic Boy


Heart touching moment a barber helps to calm an autistic boy for his haircut

James Williams (also known as Jim the Trim), specialises in haircutting for autistic children. James made a turning point in his career to include haircuts for autistic children after realising how uncomfortable his autistic clients were when getting a haircut.

In a touching video posted by James, the hairdresser gives the boy an iPhone to play with while reassuring him calmly that everything is OK

James closes his salon every Sunday to offer appointments exclusively to autistic children, giving each child an hour of free reign of the salon, so they do not have to feel confined to a chair. Travelling across the country to cut autistic children’s hair, James donates the money he earns to local children’s charities.

On a post on his Instagram James wrote “we as barbers need to learn to enter they’re world not ours, we don’t need to force them in the chair, Start avoiding the rule of chair ! learn to adapt to the autism lifestyle, to make the experience easier with Liam I stand above him with his iPhone as a distraction to keep him busy”

Join Us Today!

Our Reviews

4.9 / 5 Based on 4834 Reviews
Read all reviews »
This website is intended for customers based in the UK and is therefore subject to the UK regulatory regime(s) © Copyright 2021 Salon Gold | Salon Gold, Holistic Gold, Counselling Gold, Fitness Gold and Henry Seymour & Co. are trading names of Barkdene Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 303965) for our insurance distribution and credit broking activities. Barkdene Limited is a credit broker not a lender. You can check this on the Financial Services register Registered in England No 1842617. Registered Office – Chancery House, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 1JB. All rights reserved.
Get a Quote