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Daily Archives: July 6, 2017

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JCC offers high-flying summer camps

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JCC offers high-flying summer camps
And our Camp Kavod serves children and young adults, ages 3 to 22, with special needs — it’s the largest special needs day camp in Palm Beach …
Source: Special Needs
JCC offers high-flying summer camps
Special Needs
And our Camp Kavod serves children and young adults, ages 3 to 22, with special needs — it’s the largest special needs day camp in Palm Beach …


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Hope for Three's HOPE free forum intended to empower autism parents

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Hope for Three’s HOPE free forum intended to empower autism parents
Hope For Three, Autism Advocates will host the second of four H.O.P.E. (Helping Our Parents Excel) Events, July 8 at Sugar Land Family Church, …
Source: Autism
Hope for Three’s HOPE free forum intended to empower autism parents
Autism
Hope For Three, Autism Advocates will host the second of four H.O.P.E. (Helping Our Parents Excel) Events, July 8 at Sugar Land Family Church, …


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$10M Harvard, Children's Hospital Center To Delve Into What Made Our Brains Unique

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M Harvard, Children’s Hospital Center To Delve Into What Made Our Brains Unique
“There’s a lot of evidence that intellectual disabilities and certain forms of autism spectrum disorders reflect abnormalities in the way genes are …
Source: Autism
M Harvard, Children’s Hospital Center To Delve Into What Made Our Brains Unique
Autism
“There’s a lot of evidence that intellectual disabilities and certain forms of autism spectrum disorders reflect abnormalities in the way genes are …


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MVFF's 'Dina' is a personal look at a unique love story

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MVFF’s ‘Dina’ is a personal look at a unique love story
The Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival (MVFF) and the Island Autism Group are coming together to present the winner of the Grand Jury Prize from the …
Source: Autism
MVFF’s ‘Dina’ is a personal look at a unique love story
Autism
The Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival (MVFF) and the Island Autism Group are coming together to present the winner of the Grand Jury Prize from the …


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Sheryl Rooth: Autism awareness is everyone's responsibility

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Sheryl Rooth: Autism awareness is everyone’s responsibility
Recently in London, a 15 year-old teenager with autism was nearly Tasered by a police officer. This young man named Liam was wearing a mask that …
Source: Autism
Sheryl Rooth: Autism awareness is everyone’s responsibility
Autism
Recently in London, a 15 year-old teenager with autism was nearly Tasered by a police officer. This young man named Liam was wearing a mask that …


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Senator Brown talks against repealing the Affordable Care Act

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Senator Brown talks against repealing the Affordable Care Act
Those cuts will hurt all those who get coverage through Medicaid including children with special needs. Nationwide there are 30 million children on …
Source: Special Needs
Senator Brown talks against repealing the Affordable Care Act
Special Needs
Those cuts will hurt all those who get coverage through Medicaid including children with special needs. Nationwide there are 30 million children on …


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Shine A Light concert raises $10K for playground

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Shine A Light concert raises K for playground
About $10,000 was raised at the event, Martin said, as proceeds will benefit the building of Mr. B’s Playground, a specialneeds-accessible play space …
Source: Special Needs
Shine A Light concert raises K for playground
Special Needs
About $10,000 was raised at the event, Martin said, as proceeds will benefit the building of Mr. B’s Playground, a special-needs-accessible play space …


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Medicaid cuts would do serious harm to special education

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Medicaid cuts would do serious harm to special education
They would also cut off a major funding stream for education services that benefit K-12 students, particularly those with special needs. School districts …
Source: Special Needs
Medicaid cuts would do serious harm to special education
Special Needs
They would also cut off a major funding stream for education services that benefit K-12 students, particularly those with special needs. School districts …


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Medicaid cuts would do serious harm to special education

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Medicaid cuts would do serious harm to special education
The enormous Medicaid cuts in the Senate Republicans’ health care bill wouldn’t just affect health outcomes for low-income Americans. They would …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid cuts would do serious harm to special education
Medicaid
The enormous Medicaid cuts in the Senate Republicans’ health care bill wouldn’t just affect health outcomes for low-income Americans. They would …


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Intensive Special Needs Specialist job in Bennington, Vermont

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Intensive Special Needs Specialist job in Bennington, Vermont
INTENSIVE SPECIAL NEEDS SPECIALIST. Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union-Sped MS (learn more). Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union.
Source: Special Needs
Intensive Special Needs Specialist job in Bennington, Vermont
Special Needs
INTENSIVE SPECIAL NEEDS SPECIALIST. Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union-Sped MS (learn more). Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union.


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Special Needs Caregiver F Jobs Now Hiring | Page 4

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Special Needs Caregiver F Jobs Now Hiring | Page 4
252 Special Needs Caregiver F jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Special Needs Caregiver F employers are now hiring.
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Caregiver F Jobs Now Hiring | Page 4
Special Needs
252 Special Needs Caregiver F jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Special Needs Caregiver F employers are now hiring.


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John Kasich's Misguided Moralism for Medicaid Expansion

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John Kasich’s Misguided Moralism for Medicaid Expansion
Jose More / VWPics/NewscomWhen Gov. John Kasich expanded Medicaid eligibility in Ohio, he disregarded the state legislature’s opinion.
Source: Medicaid
John Kasich’s Misguided Moralism for Medicaid Expansion
Medicaid
Jose More / VWPics/NewscomWhen Gov. John Kasich expanded Medicaid eligibility in Ohio, he disregarded the state legislature’s opinion.


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Medicaid the wrong way to expand government-provided health care?

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Medicaid the wrong way to expand government-provided health care?
Former HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt on Republican efforts to repeal and replace ObamaCare and Amazon’s plans to add 1500 jobs at its first Utah …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid the wrong way to expand government-provided health care?
Medicaid
Former HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt on Republican efforts to repeal and replace ObamaCare and Amazon’s plans to add 1500 jobs at its first Utah …


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Special Olympics competition needs volunteers

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Special Olympics competition needs volunteers
Special Olympics is the world’s largest sports organization for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. The organization hosts more than 4.7 …
Source: Special Needs
Special Olympics competition needs volunteers
Special Needs
Special Olympics is the world’s largest sports organization for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. The organization hosts more than 4.7 …


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Round Rock chef to compete in Renaissance Fest culinary competition

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Round Rock chef to compete in Renaissance Fest culinary competition
Mueller, who has lived in Round Rock for more than 30 years, is a confectionery artist and pastry chef, and cooks for special needs clients like those …
Source: Special Needs
Round Rock chef to compete in Renaissance Fest culinary competition
Special Needs
Mueller, who has lived in Round Rock for more than 30 years, is a confectionery artist and pastry chef, and cooks for special needs clients like those …


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What politicians don't say about how Medicaid helps human trafficking victims

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What politicians don’t say about how Medicaid helps human trafficking victims
Even to this day, not that I don’t want to…but I lost my Medicaid…my Medicaid was taken away. Ever since then, I never pushed the issue to go to a …
Source: Medicaid
What politicians don’t say about how Medicaid helps human trafficking victims
Medicaid
Even to this day, not that I don’t want to…but I lost my Medicaid…my Medicaid was taken away. Ever since then, I never pushed the issue to go to a …


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UNH Research Finds About One-Third of Medicaid Recipients Affected by Potential Work …

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UNH Research Finds About One-Third of Medicaid Recipients Affected by Potential Work …
DURHAM, N.H. – About three in 10 Medicaid recipients could be affected by a potential work requirement, a share that is similar in rural and urban …
Source: Medicaid
UNH Research Finds About One-Third of Medicaid Recipients Affected by Potential Work …
Medicaid
DURHAM, N.H. – About three in 10 Medicaid recipients could be affected by a potential work requirement, a share that is similar in rural and urban …


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Mum Writes Touching Post About Why Her Son With Autism Bringing Her A Fork Meant So Much …

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Mum Writes Touching Post About Why Her Son With Autism Bringing Her A Fork Meant So Much …
“My husband and I can go places with our two boys with autism, and we can do things that before felt impossible. We aren’t perfectly well-behaved all …
Source: Autism
Mum Writes Touching Post About Why Her Son With Autism Bringing Her A Fork Meant So Much …
Autism
“My husband and I can go places with our two boys with autism, and we can do things that before felt impossible. We aren’t perfectly well-behaved all …


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Man charged with molesting adoptive daughters

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Man charged with molesting adoptive daughters
… Wayne man faces a collection of felony charges after police said he sexually abused two of his adopted daughters, one of whom is special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Man charged with molesting adoptive daughters
Special Needs
… Wayne man faces a collection of felony charges after police said he sexually abused two of his adopted daughters, one of whom is special needs.


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Ohio House Lacks Votes to Override Governor's Medicaid Veto

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Ohio House Lacks Votes to Override Governor’s Medicaid Veto
The Kasich administration had estimated that 500,000 low-income Ohioans would lose health coverage within 18 months of a Medicaid freeze.
Source: Medicaid
Ohio House Lacks Votes to Override Governor’s Medicaid Veto
Medicaid
The Kasich administration had estimated that 500,000 low-income Ohioans would lose health coverage within 18 months of a Medicaid freeze.


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Ohio House backs off from overriding Kasich veto of Medicaid freeze

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Ohio House backs off from overriding Kasich veto of Medicaid freeze
Medicaid expansion enrollment in Ohio will not be frozen, but the Ohio House did vote Thursday to override a handful of Gov. John Kasich’s …
Source: Medicaid
Ohio House backs off from overriding Kasich veto of Medicaid freeze
Medicaid
Medicaid expansion enrollment in Ohio will not be frozen, but the Ohio House did vote Thursday to override a handful of Gov. John Kasich’s …


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Gov. John Kasich's Medicaid freeze veto survives House session, 11 other vetoes overturned

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Gov. John Kasich’s Medicaid freeze veto survives House session, 11 other vetoes overturned
The Ohio House on Thursday declined to vote to keep a freeze on Medicaid expansion enrollment but rejected several of Gov. John Kasich’s budget …
Source: Medicaid
Gov. John Kasich’s Medicaid freeze veto survives House session, 11 other vetoes overturned
Medicaid
The Ohio House on Thursday declined to vote to keep a freeze on Medicaid expansion enrollment but rejected several of Gov. John Kasich’s budget …


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Special needs activity program in Healdsburg, Ages 5-22, July 16-August 6

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Special needs activity program in Healdsburg, Ages 5-22, July 16-August 6
The Rotary Clubs of North Sonoma County are debuting a new summer activity program for children and youth with special needs and their families.
Source: Special Needs
Special needs activity program in Healdsburg, Ages 5-22, July 16-August 6
Special Needs
The Rotary Clubs of North Sonoma County are debuting a new summer activity program for children and youth with special needs and their families.


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Senate GOP Bill Would End Medicaid Expansion Coverage for Many Low-Wage Workers

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Senate GOP Bill Would End Medicaid Expansion Coverage for Many Low-Wage Workers
The Senate Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would effectively end the ACA’s Medicaid expansion starting in 2021, leaving …
Source: Medicaid
Senate GOP Bill Would End Medicaid Expansion Coverage for Many Low-Wage Workers
Medicaid
The Senate Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would effectively end the ACA’s Medicaid expansion starting in 2021, leaving …


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John Kasich scores another victory over GOP on Medicaid

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John Kasich scores another victory over GOP on Medicaid
COLUMBUS – Republican lawmakers didn’t have the votes to override Gov. John Kasich’s latest veto – keeping Medicaid intact for 500,000 …
Source: Medicaid
John Kasich scores another victory over GOP on Medicaid
Medicaid
COLUMBUS – Republican lawmakers didn’t have the votes to override Gov. John Kasich’s latest veto – keeping Medicaid intact for 500,000 …


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UNC Autism Experts' Startup Frees Teachers to Help Special Ed Students Succeed

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UNC Autism Experts’ Startup Frees Teachers to Help Special Ed Students Succeed
Helen Fuller and Becky Dees (pictured above), both consultants in the UNC School of Medicine’s TEACHH Autism Program, found there just isn’t …
Source: Autism
UNC Autism Experts’ Startup Frees Teachers to Help Special Ed Students Succeed
Autism
Helen Fuller and Becky Dees (pictured above), both consultants in the UNC School of Medicine’s TEACHH Autism Program, found there just isn’t …


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Search for missing teen with autism in Broomfield

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Search for missing teen with autism in Broomfield
The Broomfield Police Department is asking for the public’s help to find a missing 13-year-old with autism. Michael Singh is 5-foot, 105 pounds. He’s of …
Source: Autism
Search for missing teen with autism in Broomfield
Autism
The Broomfield Police Department is asking for the public’s help to find a missing 13-year-old with autism. Michael Singh is 5-foot, 105 pounds. He’s of …


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Anne Williams golfers to fundraise for autism in memory of brave Hillsborough mum

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Anne Williams golfers to fundraise for autism in memory of brave Hillsborough mum
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Source: Autism
Anne Williams golfers to fundraise for autism in memory of brave Hillsborough mum
Autism
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What might autism researchers learn from schizophrenia?

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What might autism researchers learn from schizophrenia?
The general features [of autism] are nearly identical to those of another heritable condition: schizophrenia. The pattern is so distinctive and so …
Source: Autism
What might autism researchers learn from schizophrenia?
Autism
The general features [of autism] are nearly identical to those of another heritable condition: schizophrenia. The pattern is so distinctive and so …


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Study identifies VR treatment response predictors in autism

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Study identifies VR treatment response predictors in autism
Greater activation in brain regions associated with social abilities predicted better treatment response among young adults with autism receiving …
Source: Autism
Study identifies VR treatment response predictors in autism
Autism
Greater activation in brain regions associated with social abilities predicted better treatment response among young adults with autism receiving …


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