Emirates Autism Centre and Canadian International School pupils take part in SwimUnified Source: Swimming contest promotes inclusion of autistic children
An autistic father with severe health problems was left sleeping on public benches and in a van after the council refused to help him with housing saying he was not a priority. Source: Autistic man left sleeping on the street after being denied housing help
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A new study examines how seniors with deteriorating strength and other physical functions deal with such challenges as taking a shower or getting dressed in the morning.Source: Seniors Aging In Place Turn To Devices And Helpers, But Unmet Needs Are Common | California Healthline
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- At the age of 3, Haley Moss was diagnosed with autism and doctors told her parents that she would be lucky if she ever got a driver's license, make a friend or work a minimum wage job.21 years later, she has became the first "openly autistic" person to be admitted to … Continue reading Woman becomes first ‘openly autistic’ person to practice law in Florida | FOX31 Denver
By Terra Vance Last updated: 26 Jan 2019Who are the Cassandras?In Greek mythology, Cassandra was cursed to see the future, but no one would believe her. In the modern world of the internet, Cassandras are women who have banded together to fight a common enemy: Aspies.Except…Their partners are not aspies, at least the vast majority of them. I … Continue reading What’s in a Word: Asperger’s and Hate Groups, or the Cassandras | Terra Vance
Join us as we stand outside protesting the use of a dehumanising, patronising and degrading puppet to represent and actually play the part of a non verbal autistic child.There are plenty of autistic actors who could have played such a role, had they wanted to be involved in such a thing. Clearly written by and … Continue reading Protest the All in a Row play’s use of a puppet.