What Helps Sam: Allies More fromSamChoosing SchoolsGood SupportLife is BrilliantInclusionSecondary SchoolPrimary SchoolBullying Sam describes an ally at school. TranscriptWell there’s an older learning support assistant who is a bit motherly. Is that good? Yes. Especially when I am upset. Explore more Explore stories by theme or view the timeline of significant events in education for disabled people A selection of other stories... Green as GrassHere Ray describes her sheltered childhood. Reasonable AdjustmentsHere Christine talks about what helped and what would have helped at school. Manhandled Up the MountainHere David describes taking part in a school trip to the Lake District.