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Spectator.co.uk: An autism-friendly city isn't possible. Stop using my condition to score political points

Spectator.co.uk: An autism-friendly city isn't possible. Stop using my condition to score political points

Liverpool, Bristol and Glasgow want to become the UK’s first ‘autism-firendly’ cities. That’s admirable, but what does it mean in practice?

According to Autism Together, an autism-friendly city is one in which people with the condition – like me – can ‘use public transport, shop for food and clothes, take

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Redditchadvertiser.co.uk: Redditch dad Peter Sanford launches JustGiving page to raise PS5000 to fund alternative treatment …

Redditchadvertiser.co.uk: Redditch dad Peter Sanford launches JustGiving page to raise PS5000 to fund alternative treatment …

A HEARTFELT appeal has launched by a Redditch dad who is seeking to fund specialist alternative treatment for his son, who suffers from autism.

Peter Sanford has set up a JustGiving page hoping to raise £5,000 so his six-year-old son Gabriel can get help at a Spanish autism centre.

Gabriel

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Thestarphoenix.com: Saskatchewan non-profit places first autism service dog with family

Thestarphoenix.com: Saskatchewan non-profit places first autism service dog with family

DALMENY,SK–JUNE 23 2017-0623-NEWS-AUTISM- Gabriel Gagnon and his mother Pearl Gagnon go for a walk in Dalmeny with their service dog Andy, Pearl who has received Andy from the nonprofit organization Pawsitive Independence uses the service dog to help support her son who is diagnosed with Autism in Dalmeny, SK on

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Rawstory.com: John Oliver shreds anti-vaxxers: Don't believe Trump — kids don't get autism from 'science juice'

Rawstory.com: John Oliver shreds anti-vaxxers: Don't believe Trump — kids don't get autism from 'science juice'

In addition to attacking President Donald Trump’s “extremely stupid” attacks on former FBI Director James Comey, “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver also took a jab at parents who refuse to vaccinate their children.

Oliver and his wife welcomed their first child in late 2015 and he noted that in

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Dailyherald.com: DuPage sheriff, Marianjoy hospital launch class for drivers with autism

Ed Reedy gripped the steering wheel as DuPage County sheriff’s Cpl. Cliff Seward peppered him with questions.

The traffic stop could distress any driver, let alone a 24-year-old with autism who can’t always interpret social cues.

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But Reedy kept calm, polite. And when the encounter was over, the College

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Dailymail.co.uk: Autistic boy, 11, who drowned in a river in Montenegro 'drew the scene of his death years before in …

Dailymail.co.uk: Autistic boy, 11, who drowned in a river in Montenegro 'drew the scene of his death years before in …

Ognjen Rakocevic, 11, from Podgorica in Montenegro, was found dead last yearHis father, Branko Rakocevic, believes tragic youngster predicted his own deathBoy drew a picture depicting himself in the exact spot he was found, father saysThe drawing apparently shows a halo above the hilltops and a church’s cross 

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Independent.ie: 'You have to stop mourning the child that you thought you had' – Keith Duffy opens up about his daughter Mia's life with autism

Independent.ie: 'You have to stop mourning the child that you thought you had' – Keith Duffy opens up about his daughter Mia's life with autism

The Boyzlife singer (42) is taking part in a documentary, Let Me In, and said one of the most difficult but progressive things a parent of a child with autism can do is to “stop mourning” the child they thought they had.

Speaking on the documentary, dad-of-two Keith said:

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