Washing Clothes

Washing your clothes is an important task that you need to get right or you could damage your them. If you are an individual with an autism spectrum disorder, an intellectual disability or ADHD you might benefit from an action sheet to help you with this. How To Wash Clothes is a step by step approach to assist you with this task. It can be downloaded with text and visuals or a text only version.


1. Collect dirty clothes

<p>1. Collect dirty clothes</p>

2. Take clothes to laundry area

<p>2. Take clothes to laundry area</p>

3. Sort clothes into – whites, lights and darks

<p>3. Sort clothes into – whites, lights and darks</p>

4. Open or lift lid of machine

<p>4. Open or lift lid of machine</p>

5. Put all whites in machine

<p>5. Put all whites in machine</p>

6. Get detergent, measure required amount

<p>6. Get detergent, measure required amount</p>

7. Put detergent in machine close lid

<p>7. Put detergent in machine close lid</p>

8. Set load size and wash cycle

<p>8. Set load size and wash cycle</p>

9. Press start

<p>9. Press start</p>

10. When cycle finished open or lift lid

<p>10. When cycle finished open or lift lid</p>

11. Remove clothes and put in basket

<p>11. Remove clothes and put in basket</p>

12. Repeat for light and dark clothing

<p>12. Repeat for light and dark clothing</p>

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