Day: October 14, 2018

Kcci.com: Child with autism dragged through school hallway by teacher and nurse, video shows

Kcci.com: Child with autism dragged through school hallway by teacher and nurse, video shows

LEXINGTON, Ky. —

Jo Grayson said she was alarmed when her son, Thatcher, came home from his middle school covered in cuts and bruises.

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Earlier in the day, Thatcher’s teacher texted Grayson to alert her to an incident involving him. But it did nothing to prepare Grayson for what she

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Eveningexpress.co.uk: Autism school 'devastated' after two staff members killed in M4 crash

Eveningexpress.co.uk: Autism school 'devastated' after two staff members killed in M4 crash

Three Air ambulances on the M4 following the crash between Chieveley and Hungerford (Twitter/PA)

An autism school has been left “devastated” after two members of staff were killed in a motorway crash involving a minibus and lorry.

Tragedy struck on the M4 on Thursday afternoon as a group from

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Abc30.com: Bronx parents claim school bus aide punched 9-year-old who has autism

Abc30.com: Bronx parents claim school bus aide punched 9-year-old who has autism

HAWTHORNE, Westchester County —

A violent confrontation between a boy with autism and a school bus aide has been referred to a state agency that investigates mistreatment of people with special needs.

Evan Lora’s parents claim a bus paraprofessional struck their 9-year-old son, leaving bruises on his forehead and cheek.

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Saultonline.com: Trunk or Treat Gives Children an Inclusive Halloween Experience (Gallery)

Saultonline.com: Trunk or Treat Gives Children an Inclusive Halloween Experience (Gallery)

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The Algoma Autism Foundation and Northwood Funeral Home partnered up for their fourth annual Trunk or Treat event on Saturday afternoon. Trunk or Treat is a fun, interactive event for children with special needs and their siblings to experience the fun of Trick or Treating that

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Mirror.co.uk: Dad whose autistic daughter was 'locked in 12ft hospital cell' beats legal bid to gag him

Mirror.co.uk: Dad whose autistic daughter was 'locked in 12ft hospital cell' beats legal bid to gag him

A father whose autistic daughter was ‘locked in a 12ft hospital cell’ has won his legal battle against the local council that tried to gag him, say reports.

The teenager, aged 17, was kept in a psychiatric hospital room for 21 months after she was detained under the Mental Health

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Ktvl.com: Dogs for Better Lives expands

Ktvl.com: Dogs for Better Lives expands

Central Point, Ore. — 

Dogs for Better Lives will be expanding their service area to Washington state, where service dogs will be paired up with children with autism.

For the past three decades Dogs for Better Lives have been training and pairing service dogs with the people who need them, but

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Newsweek.com: The Number of Unvaccinated Children Is Growing, New Report Says

Newsweek.com: The Number of Unvaccinated Children Is Growing, New Report Says

New federal health data shows a growing number of children are not getting vaccinated, USA Today reported Saturday. A report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) claims the majority of children are being vaccinated with 14 preventative injections before they are two years old, though more parents

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Cp24.com: Missing Mississauga teen with autism located safe and sound

Cp24.com: Missing Mississauga teen with autism located safe and sound

Chris Fox, CP24.comPublished Saturday, October 13, 2018 7:45AM EDTLast Updated Saturday, October 13, 2018 11:00AM EDT

Peel police say that a 16-year-old girl with autism who had been missing since Friday afternoon has been located in good health.

The teen disappeared from her residence near Ninth Line and Doug Leavens

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