A barber from western Quebec is drawing widespread reward for going out of his manner to accommodate a young consumer with autism.
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A photograph posted on-line final week reveals Francis “Franz” Jacob mendacity on the floor of his Rouyn-Noranda store as he provides a young boy named Wyatt a haircut.
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The 45-year-outdated says he’s surprised by all the eye he’s gotten after the picture was extensively shared on social media websites.
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Jacob says Wyatt doesn’t normally sit nonetheless for haircuts so he purchased a pair of wi-fi clippers so as to observe him round.
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He says he has a number of different shoppers with autism or different particular wants and at all times finds a manner to adapt to their wants.
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Rouyn-Noranda is about 600 kilometres northwest of Montreal.