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Daily Archives: May 18, 2017

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Source: Special needs van involved in West Brighton crash; 11 hurt

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Source: Special needs van involved in West Brighton crash; 11 hurt
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — A special needs van was involved in a multiple-car crash in West Brighton Thursday morning, according to a police source.
Source: Special Needs
Source: Special needs van involved in West Brighton crash; 11 hurt
Special Needs
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — A special needs van was involved in a multiple-car crash in West Brighton Thursday morning, according to a police source.


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He does it again! Tim Tebow grants special needs girl prom wish

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He does it again! Tim Tebow grants special needs girl prom wish
Tebow was also promoting his “Night To Shine” worldwide prom event for children with special needs. Adams attended his event in New York.
Source: Special Needs
He does it again! Tim Tebow grants special needs girl prom wish
Special Needs
Tebow was also promoting his “Night To Shine” worldwide prom event for children with special needs. Adams attended his event in New York.


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U-46 hosts prom for special education students

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U-46 hosts prom for special education students
But the lights, sounds, crowds and stimulation of a traditional prom can be hard to handle for students with special needs. That’s why a special prom is …
Source: Special Needs
U-46 hosts prom for special education students
Special Needs
But the lights, sounds, crowds and stimulation of a traditional prom can be hard to handle for students with special needs. That’s why a special prom is …


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Behind the scenes of Devin Booker's trip with a special needs fan to the Draft Lottery

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Behind the scenes of Devin Booker’s trip with a special needs fan to the Draft Lottery
The tweet reached the eyes of Chris Mallory, the Suns’ community relations director. The Suns had brought special needs children to the previous two …
Source: Special Needs
Behind the scenes of Devin Booker’s trip with a special needs fan to the Draft Lottery
Special Needs
The tweet reached the eyes of Chris Mallory, the Suns’ community relations director. The Suns had brought special needs children to the previous two …


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Conservatives merge old, new tactics to pressure Liberals over autism funding

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Conservatives merge old, new tactics to pressure Liberals over autism funding
OTTAWA — Federal Conservatives will seek today to find out why a request for $3.8 million a year to help families with autism is being ignored by the …
Source: Autism
Conservatives merge old, new tactics to pressure Liberals over autism funding
Autism
OTTAWA — Federal Conservatives will seek today to find out why a request for $3.8 million a year to help families with autism is being ignored by the …


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Kindness Carnival in Fourth Year

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Kindness Carnival in Fourth Year
The carnival is organized around two of the district schools that cater to students with special needs, Ocean Academy and the Cape May County High …
Source: Special Needs
Kindness Carnival in Fourth Year
Special Needs
The carnival is organized around two of the district schools that cater to students with special needs, Ocean Academy and the Cape May County High …


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VIDEO: Tim Tebow surprises special needs fan with prom dance on The Tonight Show

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VIDEO: Tim Tebow surprises special needs fan with prom dance on The Tonight Show
Last night on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, he surprised a special needs superfan named Judy Adams with a special prom dance and a …
Source: Special Needs
VIDEO: Tim Tebow surprises special needs fan with prom dance on The Tonight Show
Special Needs
Last night on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, he surprised a special needs superfan named Judy Adams with a special prom dance and a …


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Gov. Ivey to sign autism bill, general fund budget Friday morning

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Gov. Ivey to sign autism bill, general fund budget Friday morning
After being delivered to her office at 9:35 Thursday morning, Governor Kay Ivey will sign the autism bill into law Friday morning. Ivey’s office confirmed …
Source: Autism
Gov. Ivey to sign autism bill, general fund budget Friday morning
Autism
After being delivered to her office at 9:35 Thursday morning, Governor Kay Ivey will sign the autism bill into law Friday morning. Ivey’s office confirmed …


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Tim Tebow dances with special needs student on Tonight Show

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Tim Tebow dances with special needs student on Tonight Show
Special needs student Judy Adams asked Tim Tebow to her senior prom earlier this year, but he was unable to attend as a minor league baseball …
Source: Special Needs
Tim Tebow dances with special needs student on Tonight Show
Special Needs
Special needs student Judy Adams asked Tim Tebow to her senior prom earlier this year, but he was unable to attend as a minor league baseball …


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The public policy that could change my autistic son's life

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The public policy that could change my autistic son’s life
I worry about what happens when I am not on this planet to watch and look after my specialneeds son, Landon. Landon was diagnosed with autism at …
Source: Special Needs
The public policy that could change my autistic son’s life
Special Needs
I worry about what happens when I am not on this planet to watch and look after my special-needs son, Landon. Landon was diagnosed with autism at …


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Murder accused's description of autism symptoms 'from textbook'

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Murder accused’s description of autism symptoms ‘from textbook’
A psychiatrist who assessed a Dublin man charged with murder said the accused described having symptoms of autism in a way that seemed ‘lifted …
Source: Autism
Murder accused’s description of autism symptoms ‘from textbook’
Autism
A psychiatrist who assessed a Dublin man charged with murder said the accused described having symptoms of autism in a way that seemed ‘lifted …


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Autism bill headed to governor

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Autism bill headed to governor
MONTGOMERY — The Alabama House of Representatives early Thursday morning approved a bill that would require insurers to cover the cost of …
Source: Autism
Autism bill headed to governor
Autism
MONTGOMERY — The Alabama House of Representatives early Thursday morning approved a bill that would require insurers to cover the cost of …


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Tim Tebow's Prom Surprise for Special Needs Girl on 'The Tonight Show'

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Tim Tebow’s Prom Surprise for Special Needs Girl on ‘The Tonight Show’
While there, Tebow talked about Night to Shine, which is a worldwide prom for people with special needs. Tebow explained how big the event was last …
Source: Special Needs
Tim Tebow’s Prom Surprise for Special Needs Girl on ‘The Tonight Show’
Special Needs
While there, Tebow talked about Night to Shine, which is a worldwide prom for people with special needs. Tebow explained how big the event was last …


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Information regarding Autism

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Information regarding Autism
Hi there, In a few months I will be running an event for children aged 11-16 with Autism, aiming to increase sports participation and also inform …
Source: Autism
Information regarding Autism
Autism
Hi there, In a few months I will be running an event for children aged 11-16 with Autism, aiming to increase sports participation and also inform …


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Ontario autism program will soon include direct funding as option

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Ontario autism program will soon include direct funding as option
“We’ve been advocating for direct funding for 12 years,” said Ontario Autism Coalition president Bruce McIntosh. “We know that it’s a better option for …
Source: Autism
Ontario autism program will soon include direct funding as option
Autism
“We’ve been advocating for direct funding for 12 years,” said Ontario Autism Coalition president Bruce McIntosh. “We know that it’s a better option for …


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A boy with autism and his father bond over golf

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A boy with autism and his father bond over golf
Sal and Nicole’s son, Michael, age 8, had Asperger syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism. Michael’s childhood had mainly consisted of one …
Source: Autism
A boy with autism and his father bond over golf
Autism
Sal and Nicole’s son, Michael, age 8, had Asperger syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism. Michael’s childhood had mainly consisted of one …


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"It's a start": service providers talk effects of autism therapy bill on the field

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“It’s a start”: service providers talk effects of autism therapy bill on the field
April Rapp, director of the Little H.A.P.I.E. Tree Preschool in Auburn, poses Wednesday in a classroom where she works with children on the autism …
Source: Autism
“It’s a start”: service providers talk effects of autism therapy bill on the field
Autism
April Rapp, director of the Little H.A.P.I.E. Tree Preschool in Auburn, poses Wednesday in a classroom where she works with children on the autism …


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Avalere: AHCA's per-capita Medicaid caps would cut funds for low-income children by $43B over …

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Avalere: AHCA’s per-capita Medicaid caps would cut funds for low-income children by B over …
Funding for low-income children could decrease by $43 billion over the next 10 years if the Medicaid par capita caps are kept in place under the …
Source: Medicaid
Avalere: AHCA’s per-capita Medicaid caps would cut funds for low-income children by B over …
Medicaid
Funding for low-income children could decrease by $43 billion over the next 10 years if the Medicaid par capita caps are kept in place under the …


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Ontario Autism program to introduce direct funding

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Ontario Autism program to introduce direct funding
Ontario families of children with autism will be able to choose between using government-funded services or receiving funding to pay for private …
Source: Autism
Ontario Autism program to introduce direct funding
Autism
Ontario families of children with autism will be able to choose between using government-funded services or receiving funding to pay for private …


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Medicaid Enrollment of New Eligibles in Expansion States, by Party Afiliation of Governor

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Medicaid Enrollment of New Eligibles in Expansion States, by Party Afiliation of Governor
Medicaid Enrollment of New Eligibles in Expansion States, by Party Afiliation of Governor Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. May 17, 2017. Print- …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Enrollment of New Eligibles in Expansion States, by Party Afiliation of Governor
Medicaid
Medicaid Enrollment of New Eligibles in Expansion States, by Party Afiliation of Governor Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. May 17, 2017. Print- …


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AHCA would eliminate Medicaid coverage for millions

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AHCA would eliminate Medicaid coverage for millions
The federal government would sharply reduce medical assistance (Medicaid) payments to the states under a health reform bill approved by the U.S. …
Source: Medicaid
AHCA would eliminate Medicaid coverage for millions
Medicaid
The federal government would sharply reduce medical assistance (Medicaid) payments to the states under a health reform bill approved by the U.S. …


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Medicaid is the most efficient health care program we have” — and Republicans hope to destroy it

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Medicaid is the most efficient health care program we have” — and Republicans hope to destroy it
Their heart’s desire rests on massively slashing Medicaid, the federal health care program for lower-income people. So they are now forced to pretend …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid is the most efficient health care program we have” — and Republicans hope to destroy it
Medicaid
Their heart’s desire rests on massively slashing Medicaid, the federal health care program for lower-income people. So they are now forced to pretend …


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California To Pay About $1.3 Billion For Medicaid Expansion In First Year Of State Contributions

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California To Pay About .3 Billion For Medicaid Expansion In First Year Of State Contributions
This year marks the first time states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act will have to pitch in to help fund their expansion of the …
Source: Medicaid
California To Pay About .3 Billion For Medicaid Expansion In First Year Of State Contributions
Medicaid
This year marks the first time states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act will have to pitch in to help fund their expansion of the …


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Per Capita Caps Could Reduce Funding for Children Covered by Medicaid

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Per Capita Caps Could Reduce Funding for Children Covered by Medicaid
Medicaid capped funding arrangements—including per capita caps and block grants—were included in the American Health Care Act (AHCA) that …
Source: Medicaid
Per Capita Caps Could Reduce Funding for Children Covered by Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicaid capped funding arrangements—including per capita caps and block grants—were included in the American Health Care Act (AHCA) that …


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The Best Replacement for Obamacare Is Medicaid

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The Best Replacement for Obamacare Is Medicaid
But there is a better way to provide insurance to the 11 million beneficiaries of Obamacare plans: Allow them to buy into the Medicaid system.
Source: Medicaid
The Best Replacement for Obamacare Is Medicaid
Medicaid
But there is a better way to provide insurance to the 11 million beneficiaries of Obamacare plans: Allow them to buy into the Medicaid system.


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House: 'Pause' managed Medicaid; Fallin: 'Delay' but 'continue implementation'

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House: ‘Pause’ managed Medicaid; Fallin: ‘Delay’ but ‘continue implementation’
managed Medicaid The Oklahoma Health Care Authority’s headquarters are located on Lincoln Boulevard north of the Oklahoma State Capitol.
Source: Medicaid
House: ‘Pause’ managed Medicaid; Fallin: ‘Delay’ but ‘continue implementation’
Medicaid
managed Medicaid The Oklahoma Health Care Authority’s headquarters are located on Lincoln Boulevard north of the Oklahoma State Capitol.


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Secretary of state questions Oregon's spending on Medicaid

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Secretary of state questions Oregon’s spending on Medicaid
The health authority is spending as much as $37 million a month on Medicaid services for recipients who might not be eligible, Richardson said in an …
Source: Medicaid
Secretary of state questions Oregon’s spending on Medicaid
Medicaid
The health authority is spending as much as $37 million a month on Medicaid services for recipients who might not be eligible, Richardson said in an …


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Medicaid renewal delays balloon as HSD gets control of SNAP backlog

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Medicaid renewal delays balloon as HSD gets control of SNAP backlog
Tens of thousands of Medicaid recipients in New Mexico are not receiving their health benefits on time, according to numbers from state government.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid renewal delays balloon as HSD gets control of SNAP backlog
Medicaid
Tens of thousands of Medicaid recipients in New Mexico are not receiving their health benefits on time, according to numbers from state government.


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