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Kiwi business started by dad to provide jobs for daughters living with Down syndrome sees new growth | 1 NEWS | TVNZ

Downlights is a social enterprise that manufactures hand poured candles. Downlights is a social enterprise that manufactures hand poured candles and supports young adults with Down syndrome and intellectual or learning disabilities. Tony Sykes started the company two years ago to provide jobs and training for his daughters Emma and Nicki, who both live with […]

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Siouxsie Wiles: Toxic lies of the ‘church’ pushing bleach as a Covid miracle cure | The Spinoff

It is incredible that it even needs saying, but whatever you do, don’t for a moment entertain the noxious lies of the so-called Genesis II Church of Health and Healing. It seems astonishing that during this pandemic there was a need to ask any health professional or scientist whether disinfectants could be used to treat […]

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Âûtistic Spectrum New Zealand

Source: Âûtistic Spectrum New Zealand John Greally shared a post. Admin · 23 hrs ABA/PBS practitioners are repeatedly told to strictly avoid mentioning to parents any hidden or declared aversives, veiled or obvious coercion, “punishers” as their cult-like internal language refers to such force … but ABA/PBS ‘researchers’ are not so craftily disciplined. Innocent children are exposed to “Punishers” […]