Day: October 27, 2017

Sthelensstar.co.uk: Autism heroes

Sthelensstar.co.uk: Autism heroes

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THE National Autistic Society is running the

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Wxyz.com: Police intern with Autism turned successful crimefighter in Harper Woods

Wxyz.com: Police intern with Autism turned successful crimefighter in Harper Woods

HARPER WOODS, Mich. (WXYZ) – Jeff Powell has been friends with his hometown police officers since he was 8-years-old.  Now he’s their hero.

During a ride-along with an officer Thursday he spotted a man who was allegedly working the streets of Harper Woods stealing packages from front porches. 

“I told

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Cbslocal.com: Miami-Dade Police Need Help Finding Teen Who Suffers From Severe Autism

Cbslocal.com: Miami-Dade Police Need Help Finding Teen Who Suffers From Severe Autism

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Miami-Dade Police Department is asking for the public’s help finding a 16-year-old boy who suffers from severe autism.

Steven Meza was last seen Friday walking away from the 10000 block of Nicaragua Drive in Miami.

The 16-year-old stands 5-feet 6-inches tall and weighs 210

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Cbc.ca: Parents rally at Queen's Park to demand more for children with autism

Cbc.ca: Parents rally at Queen's Park to demand more for children with autism

A protest at Queen’s Park brought the concerns of parents with autistic children in Ontario to the provincial government’s doorstep.

Dozens of parents – many with their children – protested a lack of adequate supports and accommodations for children with autism.

“I want to tell the boss that my service dog

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Khq.com: Missing teen with autism found safe

Khq.com: Missing teen with autism found safe

GRANDVIEW, Wash. (AP) – The Washington State Patrol says two men wanted for shooting at a trooper in Grandview, southeast of Yakima, early this week have been arrested. The agency says 18-year-old Manuel J. Aviles, of Mabton, and 39-year-old Felipe Cortes-Barajas, of Grandview, were taken into custody in Adams

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Espn.com: Gaulding Raising Awareness for Autism Speaks at Martinsville

Espn.com: Gaulding Raising Awareness for Autism Speaks at Martinsville

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Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. They do this through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes

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Messengernewspapers.co.uk: Mother in Sale holds her hand out to parent carers after son was diagnosed with Autism

Messengernewspapers.co.uk: Mother in Sale holds her hand out to parent carers after son was diagnosed with Autism

A MOTHER in Sale is holding her hand out to offer other parent carers support after her son was diagnosed with autism last year.

Sarah Windram, was head of customer care at a busy property investment company, but upon the diagnosis of her son, Charlie’s, developmental disability she had a

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Disabilityscoop.com: Autism Benefit To Air On HBO

Disabilityscoop.com: Autism Benefit To Air On HBO

Jon Stewart appearing on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” to promote his HBO special “Night of Too Many Stars.” (Randy Holmes/ABC)

Some of the biggest names in comedy are coming together for a nationally-televised event, all to raise money for schools, programs and services for those on the spectrum.

Louis C.K., Stephen

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Myfox8.com: Winston-Salem development center provides services to children with autism

Myfox8.com: Winston-Salem development center provides services to children with autism

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A  child development center in Winston-Salem is a lifeline for many familes who have children with autism.

ABC of NC Development Center is a “not-for-profit center dedicated to providing high-quality, evidence-based diagnostic therapeutic and education services to people with

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Greenwichsentinel.com: Autistic Kids Becoming Adults: A Bright Look to the Future

Greenwichsentinel.com: Autistic Kids Becoming Adults: A Bright Look to the Future

The Greenwich Country Day School gymnasium was packed, as David Remnick, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author and editor of The New Yorker magazine, hosted a panel discussion. The NEXT for AUTISM panel, from left, is Remnick, Alexandra Shiva, Liane Kupferberg Carter, Christine Lai and Jerry Philip. (photo courtesy of Josh Wong

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