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Krqe.com: Sesame Place becomes first theme park designated as certified autism center

Krqe.com: Sesame Place becomes first theme park designated as certified autism center

PHILEDELPHIA, PA (KRQE) – Summer vacations aren’t always easy for families that have children with special needs.

Sesame Place is hoping to change that.

It’s a theme park located just outside of Philadelphia and it has become the first park to be designated as a certified autism center.

Parents say

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Krqe.com: World Series Champ Alex Bregman helping APS students with Autism

Krqe.com: World Series Champ Alex Bregman helping APS students with Autism

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Houston Astros World Series Champ and hometown hero Alex Bregman stepped up to help students with Autism.

The Albuquerque native teamed up with Albuquerque Public Schools to hand out iPads to Autistic students from Petroglyph Elementary School.

It’s part of his foundation “AB for Auds.” Teachers

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Krqe.com: Proposed training hopes to keep people with Autism safe from police

Krqe.com: Proposed training hopes to keep people with Autism safe from police

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Across the country, there have been a number of high-profile incidents where law enforcement officers don’t understand a person with Autism’s behavior and end up hurting that individual.

For example, a police officer in Arizona thought a teenager with Autism was on drugs when he was

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Krqe.com: Supportive, inclusive events planned for people affected by Autism

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) –  For people with specific needs including tactile sensitivity associated with ADS, some great local events are about to take place.

The mission of the NM Austism Society (NMAS) is to promote access and opportunities for persons with ASD and their families through advocacy, public awareness and education.

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