host picture

Bookmark and Share

Over one hundred people make autistic boy's birthday wish come true

jeaden pacquette.jpg
Jeaden Pacquette overlooks the crowd that came out to celebrate his twelfth birthday (Cherise Wilson-Levesque/Facebook)

For his twelfth birthday, Jeaden Pacquette's biggest wish was to not celebrate alone. Pacquette has autism, and trouble making friends. So his mother turned to the community for help- and she found it. Marissa Harvey shares the story.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.