A factory in China has responded to the call of one British father trying to help his autistic son.
Marc Carter was determined to find a specific type of cup for his son, Ben, who has autism.
He took his search to a global scale in hopes of spotting an exact replica of a blue drinking cup which used to be his son’s favorite.
Marc gave Ben the original cup when he was only two. As it turned out, Ben developed a special attachment to the object, using it all throughout his growing years.
Eventually, Marc figured that his son would not drink from any other cup, which led to hospitalizations associated with dehydration.
To make things worse, the cup was becoming fragile. Marc sought for a replacement, but because its manufacturer stopped making the type of cup years ago, he soon had a bigger problem.
That’s when he launched #CupForBen on…