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New education campus for children with autism | St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

The move responds to ‘a critical lack of affordable specialist autism-specific education’ in Sydney’s south. Source: New education campus for children with autism | St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

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Letter: IQ tests to deny Autism Spectrum Disorder services is still pervasive | Opinion | The Gulf News

Younger and older adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) may need support from their families and government. The high rate of unemployment amongst this marginalized population, greater than 75 per cent, is unacceptable. They can have higher than Source: Letter: IQ tests to deny Autism Spectrum Disorder services is still pervasive | Opinion | The […]

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‘Hooo-tenanny’ event reveals plans for Wisconsin’s first ever autism-specific apartments – WISC

Twenty years ago, Susan Wallitsch and Mary Anne Omeichen met for the first time. They were both young mothers, and both had children with autism. They became fast friends, but after a move, they lost touch. Source: ‘Hooo-tenanny’ event reveals plans for Wisconsin’s first ever autism-specific apartments – WISC

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Police: Juvenile with autism located after running away from group home | fox13now.com

UPDATE: Gary Keller with the South Salt Lake Police Department said 12-year-old Jesse Gilbert returned to the Boy’s Group Home in Salt Lake City Saturday night.Keller did not know if the other teens were also located, or if they were still missing.The previous story continues below:SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — Police and family members are searching […]

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Paddy and Christine McGuinness ‘set to film ITV2 show about raising autistic twins Penelope and Leo’ | Daily Mail Online

It seems that Paddy and Christine McGuinness are now ready to welcome the world into their home, as The Sun reported that they are set to film a three-part reality show with ITV2 about their children. Source: Paddy and Christine McGuinness ‘set to film ITV2 show about raising autistic twins Penelope and Leo’ | Daily […]

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Missing South Salt Lake autistic boy found | KUTV

(KUTV) — South Salt Lake Police found the missing autistic boy who went missing Thursday night. Gary Keller with South Salt Lake Police told 2News that 12-year-old Jesse Gilbert returned to his Youth Services group home safe and well. Gilbert was last seen Thursday at approximately 11 p. m. in the vicinity of 3300 South […]

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Autistic boy found safe in Paeroa | Stuff.co.nz

Families all over town were out in their cars looking for the four-year-old boy, but he was found just after 4pm. Source: Autistic boy found safe in Paeroa | Stuff.co.nz