Mother Throws Autistic Son a Spider-Man Party

Jamel Hunter just turned eight years old and his mother, Phyllis Atwood, wanted his first birthday party to be perfect. The boy has autism and his mother knew that the noise, excitement and variation from his daily routine of the party might bring challenges. After a day filled with laughter, a clown and Spider-Man, Jamel told his mother that he was happy at his birthday party. Learn more about Phyllis and Jamel’s exciting big day.