FAQ Creating Sensory Safe Spaces
What is the Sensory Sam Zen Zone Blackout Tent, and how can it benefit my child during the holidays?
The Sensory Sam Zen Zone Blackout Tent is a portable resource designed to create a calming and sensory-friendly space for children. Find out how it can help reduce meltdowns and download our free Creating a Sensory-Friendly Safe Space Guide for tips on ways to set up your own safe space.
- Educate family and friends about the importance of a sensory-friendly safe space and use our free Quiet Space Planning Guide for tips on Creating a Sensory-Friendly Safe Space these holidays.
What are some helpful sensory resources I should take on holiday or abroad?
- Your child will have their favourites…Lean towards portable and practical- Zen Zone tent, Senior Fidget kit bag, Lap Pad, favourite Weighted Toy a headtorch or small battery LED light.
How should I set up the Sensory Safe Space when away from home?
- Set it up before you leave for holiday, or mimic your sensory space at home if you have one already- The more familiar your child is and catering the space to their taste, the more effective it’ll likely be.