Ambassadors

Joshua Beckford

BMAN L.I.F.E Support Ambassador
Joshua Beckford is listed among the top 30 most remarkable people in the World with Autism that have impacted on Society on The Illumination Foundation website `We the Spectrum` in North Carolina USA. He is also the youngest person ever to complete a course in Philosophy and History at Oxford University (OLP) on-line learning Platform at the age of 6. He wants to be a neuro surgeon and taught himself to perform complex surgical operations on Microsoft Surgery Simulator. He can correctly use all the instruments and successfully complete operations such as the removal of a Hernia, appendectomy, removal of a cataract, varicose, and tonsillectomy, repair a lower leg fracture and perform a Cholecystectomy (surgical removal of the gall bladder). Joshua Beckford has unusual skills in 8 different areas. Math’s, Foreign Language, History, Philosophy, IT, Art and Science and sport. He is on the autistic spectrum - Asperger’s (High functioning). Joshua was born in the U. K in 2005.He was taught at home from the age of 10 months. He learned to read fluently using phonics at 2 years 6 months old. Joshua Beckford currently serves as Low Income Families Education (L.I.F.E) Support Ambassador for Boys Mentoring Advocacy Network in Nigeria, Uganda, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya and the United Kingdom [UK]