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Polaris Macy’s hosting back-to-school shopping event for autistic children | WSYX

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) — With back to school season here, Macy’s is hosting a shopping event that caters to children with autism. Source: Polaris Macy’s hosting back-to-school shopping event for autistic children | WSYX note … Disability access is not “catering” to autistic anyone. Marketing a more access-friendly day is a sad state for Autistics. […]

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Popular attractions creating sensory friendly places for children with autism | WKRC

SEATTLE (KOMO) – The number of children living with autism has risen 15-percent over the past two years. Now, many popular attractions are learning how to cater to that growing population. One such place is Seattle’s Pacific Science Center. It has butterflies that are fragile and gentle. As the colors perform their delicate dance, it […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa Aug 1, 2016

Mon, Aug 1, 2016, 12:02 PM | Google Alert – autism autismDaily update ⋅ August 1, 2016 NEWS WDSU New OrleansSuzanne Wright, autism advocate, dies at 69WDSU New Orleans(CNN) —Suzanne Wright, the co-founder of one of the largest autism advocacy organizations, Autism Speaks, has died, the nonprofit said Saturday.Autism Speaks Co-Founder Dies At 69 – Disability ScoopCo-founder of Autism Speaks, Suzanne Wright, dies at 69 – Observer-ReporterCondolences to Katie Wright and Her Family on the Loss […]