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Monthly Archives: August 2017

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11-year-old girl with special needs found living amid trash, raw sewage

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11-year-old girl with special needs found living amid trash, raw sewage
… Ind. — Police arrested a Clay County couple after finding their 11-year-old daughter with special needs living in a shack in “deplorable” condition.
Source: Special Needs
11-year-old girl with special needs found living amid trash, raw sewage
Special Needs
… Ind. — Police arrested a Clay County couple after finding their 11-year-old daughter with special needs living in a shack in “deplorable” condition.


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Fall Fun Walk/Run to benefit Special Olympics

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Fall Fun Walk/Run to benefit Special Olympics
Barbie Richard and Katie Ouellette, both with extensive experience working with special needs children, hope to provide more resources for the …
Source: Special Needs
Fall Fun Walk/Run to benefit Special Olympics
Special Needs
Barbie Richard and Katie Ouellette, both with extensive experience working with special needs children, hope to provide more resources for the …


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Children with Down Syndrome 'draw us closer to God'

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Children with Down Syndrome ‘draw us closer to God’
They join Mary Queen of Peace in Webster Groves, which began offering education for students with special needs two years ago and has four on …
Source: Special Needs
Children with Down Syndrome ‘draw us closer to God’
Special Needs
They join Mary Queen of Peace in Webster Groves, which began offering education for students with special needs two years ago and has four on …


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Annual New Jersey Gala spotlights South Asian children with special needs

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Annual New Jersey Gala spotlights South Asian children with special needs
The emcee for the evening will be Mini Mathur, a celebrity host and television personality in India. Special needs children and their families will be …
Source: Special Needs
Annual New Jersey Gala spotlights South Asian children with special needs
Special Needs
The emcee for the evening will be Mini Mathur, a celebrity host and television personality in India. Special needs children and their families will be …


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United Way holds seminar for transitioning a special needs child into adulthood

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United Way holds seminar for transitioning a special needs child into adulthood
19, for guardians to learn how to transition a child with special needs into adulthood. Area caregivers are invited to attend the “munch and learn” …
Source: Special Needs
United Way holds seminar for transitioning a special needs child into adulthood
Special Needs
19, for guardians to learn how to transition a child with special needs into adulthood. Area caregivers are invited to attend the “munch and learn” …


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Helping adults with autism marry

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Helping adults with autism marry
The specialneeds students shared various campus facilities with the general yeshiva population. They lived in the same dorms, prayed together and …
Source: Special Needs
Helping adults with autism marry
Special Needs
The special- needs students shared various campus facilities with the general yeshiva population. They lived in the same dorms, prayed together and …


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He worried about the future for his specialneeds daughter. So he created a 'village.'

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He worried about the future for his specialneeds daughter. So he created a ‘village.’
Twelve years ago, Lou Giambalvo was thinking about the future, especially where his daughter, Gianna, who has Down syndrome, might live when …
Source: Special Needs
He worried about the future for his specialneeds daughter. So he created a ‘village.’
Special Needs
Twelve years ago, Lou Giambalvo was thinking about the future, especially where his daughter, Gianna, who has Down syndrome, might live when …


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Waiting for That Elusive Apology

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Waiting for That Elusive Apology
No offense, but your close friend sounds like a monster — not just blind to the challenges of raising (and being) a specialneeds child, but disrespectful …
Source: Special Needs
Waiting for That Elusive Apology
Special Needs
No offense, but your close friend sounds like a monster — not just blind to the challenges of raising (and being) a special-needs child, but disrespectful …


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Clay County couple arrested on neglect charges in care of 11-year-old special needs girl

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Clay County couple arrested on neglect charges in care of 11-year-old special needs girl
CLAY COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) — A mother and step-father of an 11-year-old special needs girl are now in custody on charges of neglect. Investigations …
Source: Special Needs
Clay County couple arrested on neglect charges in care of 11-year-old special needs girl
Special Needs
CLAY COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) — A mother and step-father of an 11-year-old special needs girl are now in custody on charges of neglect. Investigations …


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Toys for Tots: Need for new building reaches critical stage

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Toys for Tots: Need for new building reaches critical stage
“The only special requests we take are from local police departments, Wiregrass 2-1-1, the Wiregrass Children’s Home and (verifiable) specialneeds …
Source: Special Needs
Toys for Tots: Need for new building reaches critical stage
Special Needs
“The only special requests we take are from local police departments, Wiregrass 2-1-1, the Wiregrass Children’s Home and (verifiable) special-needs …


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Bracelets have autism i

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Bracelets have autism i
Show your support by wearing this soft autism silicone wristband every day! Nice—you already have an Etsy account. Sign in with Facebook Autism …
Source: Autism
Bracelets have autism i
Autism
Show your support by wearing this soft autism silicone wristband every day! Nice—you already have an Etsy account. Sign in with Facebook Autism …


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For Gay Fathers of Kids With Disabilities, Parenting Comes Before Identity

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For Gay Fathers of Kids With Disabilities, Parenting Comes Before Identity
I spoke with two fathers who have been caring for their profoundly autistic kids for many years. What came through was a portrait of men who had been …
Source: Autism
For Gay Fathers of Kids With Disabilities, Parenting Comes Before Identity
Autism
I spoke with two fathers who have been caring for their profoundly autistic kids for many years. What came through was a portrait of men who had been …


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Western Health responds to Jackee Sweet

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Western Health responds to Jackee Sweet
Although Alexander has undergone tests that support Sweet’s belief he is on the autism spectrum, without an official diagnosis he cannot benefit from …
Source: Autism
Western Health responds to Jackee Sweet
Autism
Although Alexander has undergone tests that support Sweet’s belief he is on the autism spectrum, without an official diagnosis he cannot benefit from …


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Chinese charity raises US$2.27 million selling art by people with autism

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Chinese charity raises US.27 million selling art by people with autism
A Chinese charity selling art created by people with autism to help improve their lives has raised 15 million yuan (US$2.27 million) after the campaign …
Source: Autism
Chinese charity raises US.27 million selling art by people with autism
Autism
A Chinese charity selling art created by people with autism to help improve their lives has raised 15 million yuan (US$2.27 million) after the campaign …


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THEATER: Revelations on autism; yee-haw country 'Honky Tonk'

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THEATER: Revelations on autism; yee-haw country ‘Honky Tonk’
Adam Langdon plays Christopher Boone, an autistic math whiz (played at the matinees by Benjamin Wheelwright). He’s the teenage protagonist of the …
Source: Autism
THEATER: Revelations on autism; yee-haw country ‘Honky Tonk’
Autism
Adam Langdon plays Christopher Boone, an autistic math whiz (played at the matinees by Benjamin Wheelwright). He’s the teenage protagonist of the …


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Autism After School Care Make Diner Light Cleaning Jobs Now Hiring

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Autism After School Care Make Diner Light Cleaning Jobs Now Hiring
1 Autism After School Care Make Diner Light Cleaning jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Autism After School Care Make Diner Light …
Source: Autism
Autism After School Care Make Diner Light Cleaning Jobs Now Hiring
Autism
1 Autism After School Care Make Diner Light Cleaning jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Autism After School Care Make Diner Light …


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Autism film noir

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Autism film noir
If you want a specific list (such as . They’re teenagers on the autism spectrum, which can make learning and connecting Here’s a list of links to online …
Source: Autism
Autism film noir
Autism
If you want a specific list (such as . They’re teenagers on the autism spectrum, which can make learning and connecting Here’s a list of links to online …


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There's a Halloween themed autism-friendly bus tour coming to Glasgow

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There’s a Halloween themed autism-friendly bus tour coming to Glasgow
The Red Bus Bistro, Glasgow’s autism friend;y bus tours, is launching a Halloween themed tour. The night time tour is superhero themed – although …
Source: Autism
There’s a Halloween themed autism-friendly bus tour coming to Glasgow
Autism
The Red Bus Bistro, Glasgow’s autism friend;y bus tours, is launching a Halloween themed tour. The night time tour is superhero themed – although …


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How Clarks made 'shopping with autism more bearable' for mum taking daughter for school shoes

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How Clarks made ‘shopping with autism more bearable’ for mum taking daughter for school shoes
“My daughter has autism and learning difficulties and detests busy, noisy shops so we tend to avoid them but with school starting next week we …
Source: Autism
How Clarks made ‘shopping with autism more bearable’ for mum taking daughter for school shoes
Autism
“My daughter has autism and learning difficulties and detests busy, noisy shops so we tend to avoid them but with school starting next week we …


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Popcorn for the People: East Brunswick, Rutgers, and Cookies and Cream

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Popcorn for the People: East Brunswick, Rutgers, and Cookies and Cream
True to the goals of “Autism at Work,” the staff was in the midst of preparing dozens of bags of fresh treats to be sold at the first Rutgers University …
Source: Autism
Popcorn for the People: East Brunswick, Rutgers, and Cookies and Cream
Autism
True to the goals of “Autism at Work,” the staff was in the midst of preparing dozens of bags of fresh treats to be sold at the first Rutgers University …


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Bevin's Proposed Medicaid Changes Would Create Hard Transition to Employer-Based Insurance

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Bevin’s Proposed Medicaid Changes Would Create Hard Transition to Employer-Based Insurance
A recent news report said the federal government has OK’d most of the Medicaid changes Governor Matt Bevin proposed a year ago. All but the work …
Source: Medicaid
Bevin’s Proposed Medicaid Changes Would Create Hard Transition to Employer-Based Insurance
Medicaid
A recent news report said the federal government has OK’d most of the Medicaid changes Governor Matt Bevin proposed a year ago. All but the work …


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Kansas AG launches search for Medicaid Inspector General

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Kansas AG launches search for Medicaid Inspector General
Medicaid expenditures constitute about one-fifth of the total Kansas state budget,” Schmidt said. “Our office has a long history of combating fraud and …
Source: Medicaid
Kansas AG launches search for Medicaid Inspector General
Medicaid
“Medicaid expenditures constitute about one-fifth of the total Kansas state budget,” Schmidt said. “Our office has a long history of combating fraud and …


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Kasich hopes pain-pill limits will reduce opioid addiction

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Kasich hopes pain-pill limits will reduce opioid addiction
Kasich continues to defend his expansion of Medicaid to more than 700,000 additional Ohioans to help combat drug addiction. “Think about where …
Source: Medicaid
Kasich hopes pain-pill limits will reduce opioid addiction
Medicaid
Kasich continues to defend his expansion of Medicaid to more than 700,000 additional Ohioans to help combat drug addiction. “Think about where …


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Director, Medicaid Capabilities

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Director, Medicaid Capabilities
Apply for Director, Medicaid Capabilities job with express scripts members in Same job available in 2 locations. Sales & Marketing at express scripts …
Source: Medicaid
Director, Medicaid Capabilities
Medicaid
Apply for Director, Medicaid Capabilities job with express scripts members in Same job available in 2 locations. Sales & Marketing at express scripts …


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Rable: Medicaid supports student learning

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Rable: Medicaid supports student learning
The proposed legislation to overhaul the Affordable Care Act includes reducing, and then block granting, Medicaid funding to the states.
Source: Medicaid
Rable: Medicaid supports student learning
Medicaid
The proposed legislation to overhaul the Affordable Care Act includes reducing, and then block granting, Medicaid funding to the states.


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Read that title with care

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Read that title with care
The struggle over referendum rules began after the 2017 Legislature approved a bill to finance Oregon’s share of the Medicaid program’s costs by …
Source: Medicaid
Read that title with care
Medicaid
The struggle over referendum rules began after the 2017 Legislature approved a bill to finance Oregon’s share of the Medicaid program’s costs by …


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Medicaid review defends managed care contracts

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Medicaid review defends managed care contracts
JACKSON – The Mississippi Division of Medicaid claims that an internal review of its awarding of three contracts to managed care companies, totaling …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid review defends managed care contracts
Medicaid
JACKSON – The Mississippi Division of Medicaid claims that an internal review of its awarding of three contracts to managed care companies, totaling …


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Health care fight continues

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Health care fight continues
The Republican fiscal year 2018 budget resolution includes deep cuts to Medicaid and overall reduces health care funding by $1.5 trillion over the …
Source: Medicaid
Health care fight continues
Medicaid
The Republican fiscal year 2018 budget resolution includes deep cuts to Medicaid and overall reduces health care funding by $1.5 trillion over the …


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Texas could seek Medicaid expansion during Harvey recovery

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Texas could seek Medicaid expansion during Harvey recovery
Hurricane Harvey’s impact on Texas may spur the state to pursue Medicaid expansion as a way to receive public funding in the storm’s aftermath, …
Source: Medicaid
Texas could seek Medicaid expansion during Harvey recovery
Medicaid
Hurricane Harvey’s impact on Texas may spur the state to pursue Medicaid expansion as a way to receive public funding in the storm’s aftermath, …


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When Teachers Punish Kids for Who They Are

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When Teachers Punish Kids for Who They Are
This time, it’s a third-grade girl with special needs who is mainstreamed. One of her problems is that she is highly anxious. In particular, she has …
Source: Special Needs
When Teachers Punish Kids for Who They Are
Special Needs
This time, it’s a third-grade girl with special needs who is mainstreamed. One of her problems is that she is highly anxious. In particular, she has …


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Temporary Extension of Medicaid for Certain MDCP Recipients Who Lose SSI and Medicaid

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Temporary Extension of Medicaid for Certain MDCP Recipients Who Lose SSI and Medicaid
The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is notifying Medically Dependent Children’s Program (MDCP) waiver providers of a new process …
Source: Medicaid
Temporary Extension of Medicaid for Certain MDCP Recipients Who Lose SSI and Medicaid
Medicaid
The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is notifying Medically Dependent Children’s Program (MDCP) waiver providers of a new process …


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How to Create a Financial Plan for a Child With Special Needs

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How to Create a Financial Plan for a Child With Special Needs
Most parents recognize the need for an estate plan to look after the welfare of their children. But when the child has physical, emotional or mental …
Source: Special Needs
How to Create a Financial Plan for a Child With Special Needs
Special Needs
Most parents recognize the need for an estate plan to look after the welfare of their children. But when the child has physical, emotional or mental …


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I found the dream family

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I found the dream family
All were considered specialneeds children, which in foster-care lingo can mean anything from significant delays to merely being older or part of a …
Source: Special Needs
I found the dream family
Special Needs
All were considered special-needs children, which in foster-care lingo can mean anything from significant delays to merely being older or part of a …


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3 ways a Roth conversion can build and preserve wealth

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3 ways a Roth conversion can build and preserve wealth
Three great examples are to stretch their retirement income, to avoid issues for a special needs family member who inherits an IRA, and to more …
Source: Special Needs
3 ways a Roth conversion can build and preserve wealth
Special Needs
Three great examples are to stretch their retirement income, to avoid issues for a special needs family member who inherits an IRA, and to more …


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Special Needs Stress … PEACE & JOY IN THE MIDST OF ADHD, DEAFNESS &, YEP, that word: LIFE

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Special Needs Stress … PEACE & JOY IN THE MIDST OF ADHD, DEAFNESS &, YEP, that word: LIFE
But there’s something different when you add this to the mix, raising special needs children. I have two special needs kids. My daughter Lexi, most of …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Stress … PEACE & JOY IN THE MIDST OF ADHD, DEAFNESS &, YEP, that word: LIFE
Special Needs
But there’s something different when you add this to the mix, raising special needs children. I have two special needs kids. My daughter Lexi, most of …


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Bozzi named Teacher of the Month

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Bozzi named Teacher of the Month
Then Mrs. Bozzi works with groups of special needs students throughout the day, providing them with engaging instruction in order to meet the goals …
Source: Special Needs
Bozzi named Teacher of the Month
Special Needs
Then Mrs. Bozzi works with groups of special needs students throughout the day, providing them with engaging instruction in order to meet the goals …


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3 Quick And Easy Ways To Get Funding For Medical Costs

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3 Quick And Easy Ways To Get Funding For Medical Costs
GoFundMe allows others to help you fund your health care needs. … This is especially true when dealing with someone with special needs or children.
Source: Special Needs
3 Quick And Easy Ways To Get Funding For Medical Costs
Special Needs
GoFundMe allows others to help you fund your health care needs. … This is especially true when dealing with someone with special needs or children.


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Local mom inspired by son with special needs, looks to make Billings more inclusive

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Local mom inspired by son with special needs, looks to make Billings more inclusive
By Mary Jane Belleza It’s all smiles for Marcie Smith as she talked about Billings first special needs baseball field. In memory of her son Landon, the …
Source: Special Needs
Local mom inspired by son with special needs, looks to make Billings more inclusive
Special Needs
By Mary Jane Belleza It’s all smiles for Marcie Smith as she talked about Billings first special needs baseball field. In memory of her son Landon, the …


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Special needs ghost.

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Special needs ghost.
Special needs ghost.. I found this question and answer on Yahoo! Answers almost a year ago and saved a screenshot of it for future laughs. If people …
Source: Special Needs
Special needs ghost.
Special Needs
Special needs ghost.. I found this question and answer on Yahoo! Answers almost a year ago and saved a screenshot of it for future laughs. If people …


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Bluffs summer school collaboration proves a 'match made in heaven'

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Bluffs summer school collaboration proves a ‘match made in heaven’
Landon Nichols (left), 9, and Denzelle Salsbury, 9, shout commands to their robot during the Longfellow Elementary summer exploration program in …
Source: Special Needs
Bluffs summer school collaboration proves a ‘match made in heaven’
Special Needs
Landon Nichols (left), 9, and Denzelle Salsbury, 9, shout commands to their robot during the Longfellow Elementary summer exploration program in …


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How Do You Explain Autism? A Personal Look

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How Do You Explain Autism? A Personal Look
“What’s his autism?” asks my son, whom I’ll call Caleb, as we are packing his bag for swim team practice. He’s talking about a school friend who, like …
Source: Autism
How Do You Explain Autism? A Personal Look
Autism
“What’s his autism?” asks my son, whom I’ll call Caleb, as we are packing his bag for swim team practice. He’s talking about a school friend who, like …


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Burlington family fights to bring autistic son's service dog to school

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Burlington family fights to bring autistic son’s service dog to school
One week until a new school year begins and a family in Burlington is fighting for their autistic son’s right to bring his service dog to class. They say the …
Source: Autism
Burlington family fights to bring autistic son’s service dog to school
Autism
One week until a new school year begins and a family in Burlington is fighting for their autistic son’s right to bring his service dog to class. They say the …


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Virginia Autism Advisory Council talks education, employment

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Virginia Autism Advisory Council talks education, employment
RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — On Tuesday, the Virginia Autism Advisory Council met at the State Capitol. The group is tasked with identifying resources, …
Source: Autism
Virginia Autism Advisory Council talks education, employment
Autism
RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — On Tuesday, the Virginia Autism Advisory Council met at the State Capitol. The group is tasked with identifying resources, …


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Bike to the Beach raises money for autism this weekend

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Bike to the Beach raises money for autism this weekend
Marlborough’s Albert Rex will bike 100 miles this weekend for autism to raise money and awareness because he sees how important that funding is, …
Source: Autism
Bike to the Beach raises money for autism this weekend
Autism
Marlborough’s Albert Rex will bike 100 miles this weekend for autism to raise money and awareness because he sees how important that funding is, …


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For Families Who Have Kids With Special Needs, Interactions With Law Enforcement Can Be …

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For Families Who Have Kids With Special Needs, Interactions With Law Enforcement Can Be …
He and his wife developed a curriculum to teach officers what autism is, how to identify it, ways to de-escalate situations and techniques for …
Source: Autism
For Families Who Have Kids With Special Needs, Interactions With Law Enforcement Can Be …
Autism
He and his wife developed a curriculum to teach officers what autism is, how to identify it, ways to de-escalate situations and techniques for …


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Humanizing autism

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Humanizing autism
Netflix hits all the right notes in its new series, Atypical, which takes a much needed and welcomed look at what it’s like to have autism. I know …
Source: Autism
Humanizing autism
Autism
Netflix hits all the right notes in its new series, Atypical, which takes a much needed and welcomed look at what it’s like to have autism. I know …


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Teaching students with autism in the classroom

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Teaching students with autism in the classroom
Instructional Methods in Teaching Students with Autism are required to educate students with disabilities in regular classrooms with non-disabled …
Source: Autism
Teaching students with autism in the classroom
Autism
Instructional Methods in Teaching Students with Autism are required to educate students with disabilities in regular classrooms with non-disabled …


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ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today) to Raise Funds for

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ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today) to Raise Funds for
(Autism Care and Treatment Today!) Act Today! requests help for families with autism affected by Hurricane Harvey through ACT SOS. WOODLAND …
Source: Autism
ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today) to Raise Funds for
Autism
(Autism Care and Treatment Today!) Act Today! requests help for families with autism affected by Hurricane Harvey through ACT SOS. WOODLAND …


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Do Special Diets Help Kids With Autism?

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Do Special Diets Help Kids With Autism?
margouillat photo/Shutterstock There’s solid evidence that behavioral and educational treatments can help children with autism spectrum disorder.
Source: Autism
Do Special Diets Help Kids With Autism?
Autism
margouillat photo/Shutterstock There’s solid evidence that behavioral and educational treatments can help children with autism spectrum disorder.


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Following Announcement Of National Opioid Emergency, Durbin And Bipartisan Sponsors Of …

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Following Announcement Of National Opioid Emergency, Durbin And Bipartisan Sponsors Of …
Following Announcement Of National Opioid Emergency, Durbin And Bipartisan Sponsors Of Medicaid Care Act Press Trump To Heed Own …
Source: Medicaid
Following Announcement Of National Opioid Emergency, Durbin And Bipartisan Sponsors Of …
Medicaid
Following Announcement Of National Opioid Emergency, Durbin And Bipartisan Sponsors Of Medicaid Care Act Press Trump To Heed Own …


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Pinpointing the origins of autism

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Pinpointing the origins of autism
The origins of autism remain mysterious. What areas of the brain are involved, and when do the first signs appear? New findings published in …
Source: Autism
Pinpointing the origins of autism
Autism
The origins of autism remain mysterious. What areas of the brain are involved, and when do the first signs appear? New findings published in …


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CISF to train staff in dealing with autistic air travellers

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CISF to train staff in dealing with autistic air travellers
New Delhi, Aug 29 The CISF will train its security personnel at airports in providing special care to passengers suffering from autism, a condition …
Source: Autism
CISF to train staff in dealing with autistic air travellers
Autism
New Delhi, Aug 29 The CISF will train its security personnel at airports in providing special care to passengers suffering from autism, a condition …


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This Inspiring 10-Year-Old Wrote A Poem About Autism And It's 'Odd And New' And Beautiful

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This Inspiring 10-Year-Old Wrote A Poem About Autism And It’s ‘Odd And New’ And Beautiful
Benjamin has Asperger’s syndrome, a form of autism, and his poem, which features 18 lines, directly addressed what it’s like to live in that part of the …
Source: Autism
This Inspiring 10-Year-Old Wrote A Poem About Autism And It’s ‘Odd And New’ And Beautiful
Autism
Benjamin has Asperger’s syndrome, a form of autism, and his poem, which features 18 lines, directly addressed what it’s like to live in that part of the …


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Work for job-ready persons with autism | SunStar

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Work for job-ready persons with autism | SunStar
AUTISM Society Philippines (ASP), through its program Autismworks, is currently helping fill up positions in various functions in the retail, food service, …
Source: Autism
Work for job-ready persons with autism | SunStar
Autism
AUTISM Society Philippines (ASP), through its program Autismworks, is currently helping fill up positions in various functions in the retail, food service, …


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Scottish Autism Announced As New Charity Partner

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Scottish Autism Announced As New Charity Partner
I learned that there is approximately the same number of people with autism in Scotland as it takes to fill Ibrox Stadium – which really gives you a …
Source: Autism
Scottish Autism Announced As New Charity Partner
Autism
I learned that there is approximately the same number of people with autism in Scotland as it takes to fill Ibrox Stadium – which really gives you a …


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EDITORIAL: Cut Medicaid and pay our Colorado teachers what they deserve

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EDITORIAL: Cut Medicaid and pay our Colorado teachers what they deserve
A teacher shortage. It’s the new Colorado policy crisis. Just like our crumbling roads, it provides a glaring sign of Colorado’s feckless leadership in …
Source: Medicaid
EDITORIAL: Cut Medicaid and pay our Colorado teachers what they deserve
Medicaid
A teacher shortage. It’s the new Colorado policy crisis. Just like our crumbling roads, it provides a glaring sign of Colorado’s feckless leadership in …


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Attaboys & Oh Boys for Aug. 30

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Attaboys & Oh Boys for Aug. 30
To the continued shielding of public records from the Mississippi Division of Medicaid. These records document the department’s actions leading up to …
Source: Medicaid
Attaboys & Oh Boys for Aug. 30
Medicaid
To the continued shielding of public records from the Mississippi Division of Medicaid. These records document the department’s actions leading up to …


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'It is pure child abuse' – Garda probe after Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach 'to cure his …

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‘It is pure child abuse’ – Garda probe after Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach ‘to cure his …
The Dublin man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, posted in a Facebook group called CD Autism saying that he was feeding his young son …
Source: Autism
‘It is pure child abuse’ – Garda probe after Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach ‘to cure his …
Autism
The Dublin man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, posted in a Facebook group called CD Autism saying that he was feeding his young son …


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Opening of new autism center raises hopes for Tampa mom

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Opening of new autism center raises hopes for Tampa mom
Marissa Dixon hopes the new Florida Autism Center in the University Mall can help prepare her 3-year-old son Jonathan Padilla for school.
Source: Autism
Opening of new autism center raises hopes for Tampa mom
Autism
Marissa Dixon hopes the new Florida Autism Center in the University Mall can help prepare her 3-year-old son Jonathan Padilla for school.


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Naas circus will appeal to children with autism

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Naas circus will appeal to children with autism
According to Tom Duffy’s circus the performance is suitable for all but particularly smaller children, children with autism or other sensory needs or …
Source: Autism
Naas circus will appeal to children with autism
Autism
According to Tom Duffy’s circus the performance is suitable for all but particularly smaller children, children with autism or other sensory needs or …


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Lip Sync battle in Newcastle, an 'Autism Hour', a fundraising trip to Africa and more

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Lip Sync battle in Newcastle, an ‘Autism Hour’, a fundraising trip to Africa and more
Autism-friendly shopping centre guides, developed in local partnership with The Percy Hedley Foundation, are available to pick up from customer …
Source: Autism
Lip Sync battle in Newcastle, an ‘Autism Hour’, a fundraising trip to Africa and more
Autism
Autism-friendly shopping centre guides, developed in local partnership with The Percy Hedley Foundation, are available to pick up from customer …


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Digital Transformation At The State Of Louisiana: From Data Center To The Citizen

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Digital Transformation At The State Of Louisiana: From Data Center To The Citizen
The project began in 2014 and focused initially on improving the state’s Medicaid Eligibility and Enrollment System for nearly 1.5 million Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
Digital Transformation At The State Of Louisiana: From Data Center To The Citizen
Medicaid
The project began in 2014 and focused initially on improving the state’s Medicaid Eligibility and Enrollment System for nearly 1.5 million Medicaid …


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Irish dad fed son bleach for two years to 'treat' Autism

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Irish dad fed son bleach for two years to ‘treat’ Autism
An Irish dad stands accused of feeding his Autistic son bleach for a period of two years, in an effort to ‘treat’ the disorder. The unnamed father is part of …
Source: Autism
Irish dad fed son bleach for two years to ‘treat’ Autism
Autism
An Irish dad stands accused of feeding his Autistic son bleach for a period of two years, in an effort to ‘treat’ the disorder. The unnamed father is part of …


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Letter: Lawmakers should address Mission/ BCBS

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Letter: Lawmakers should address Mission/ BCBS
They have voted to push Medicaid in NC into a for-profit corporate structure, refused to expand Medicaid and, on the part of Congressman Meadows, …
Source: Medicaid
Letter: Lawmakers should address Mission/ BCBS
Medicaid
They have voted to push Medicaid in NC into a for-profit corporate structure, refused to expand Medicaid and, on the part of Congressman Meadows, …


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Private Insurance Pays a Tiny Fraction of Gunshot-Victim Health Costs

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Private Insurance Pays a Tiny Fraction of Gunshot-Victim Health Costs
More than two thirds of gunshot victims admitted to American hospitals are covered by Medicaid, or don’t have health insurance at all. And the price of …
Source: Medicaid
Private Insurance Pays a Tiny Fraction of Gunshot-Victim Health Costs
Medicaid
More than two thirds of gunshot victims admitted to American hospitals are covered by Medicaid, or don’t have health insurance at all. And the price of …


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Editorial: Obamacare helps cut bankruptcy filings

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Editorial: Obamacare helps cut bankruptcy filings
That is why the expanded access to health care coverage and increased opportunities for more Americans to gain Medicaid coverage is so crucial.
Source: Medicaid
Editorial: Obamacare helps cut bankruptcy filings
Medicaid
That is why the expanded access to health care coverage and increased opportunities for more Americans to gain Medicaid coverage is so crucial.


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Congress under deadline pressure to renew health plan for 17000 CT children

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Congress under deadline pressure to renew health plan for 17000 CT children
According to the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission, Connecticut will be among the first states to run out of money. Leftover funds …
Source: Medicaid
Congress under deadline pressure to renew health plan for 17000 CT children
Medicaid
According to the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission, Connecticut will be among the first states to run out of money. Leftover funds …


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State Senate Still Battling Kasich on Medicaid

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State Senate Still Battling Kasich on Medicaid
State Senate Still Battling Kasich on Medicaid. State Senator Scott Oelslager spoke to Gary Rivers Monday morning about the almost unprecedented …
Source: Medicaid
State Senate Still Battling Kasich on Medicaid
Medicaid
State Senate Still Battling Kasich on Medicaid. State Senator Scott Oelslager spoke to Gary Rivers Monday morning about the almost unprecedented …


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Our Opinion: OHA can overcome scandalous past

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Our Opinion: OHA can overcome scandalous past
Without strong and credible leadership, it will be hard for the agency to hold these Medicaid contractors accountable for improving the health of their …
Source: Medicaid
Our Opinion: OHA can overcome scandalous past
Medicaid
Without strong and credible leadership, it will be hard for the agency to hold these Medicaid contractors accountable for improving the health of their …


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How special needs students succeed

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How special needs students succeed
Taking standardized tests can be stressful for any child, and more so for special needs students. “Some kids really freak out, it’s not a comfortable …
Source: Special Needs
How special needs students succeed
Special Needs
Taking standardized tests can be stressful for any child, and more so for special needs students. “Some kids really freak out, it’s not a comfortable …


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Medicaid platinum, silver for the rest

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Medicaid platinum, silver for the rest
CONCORD — The path New Hampshire has taken toward expanding Medicaid is pushing prices up for everyone else who buys health insurance on …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid platinum, silver for the rest
Medicaid
CONCORD — The path New Hampshire has taken toward expanding Medicaid is pushing prices up for everyone else who buys health insurance on …


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MDE Diploma Options For Children With Special Needs

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MDE Diploma Options For Children With Special Needs
Parents and teachers of students with special needs can submit comments to the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) by August 31 on its plan …
Source: Special Needs
MDE Diploma Options For Children With Special Needs
Special Needs
Parents and teachers of students with special needs can submit comments to the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) by August 31 on its plan …


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Aurora is site of special needs family seminar Sept. 23

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Aurora is site of special needs family seminar Sept. 23
AURORA – Families that have children with disabilities or special needs are invited to attend a community event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept.
Source: Special Needs
Aurora is site of special needs family seminar Sept. 23
Special Needs
AURORA – Families that have children with disabilities or special needs are invited to attend a community event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept.


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Peru community helps replace child's stolen bike

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Peru community helps replace child’s stolen bike
PERU, Ind. – Soon after a bike belonging to a child with special needs was stolen, a Peru community banded together to help replace it. JJ Thomas,14 …
Source: Special Needs
Peru community helps replace child’s stolen bike
Special Needs
PERU, Ind. – Soon after a bike belonging to a child with special needs was stolen, a Peru community banded together to help replace it. JJ Thomas,14 …


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Music Is For Everyone, Special Needs or Not!

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Music Is For Everyone, Special Needs or Not!
As a music fan, I am often privileged with the ability to attend concerts of the bands I know and love. I have even been known to save enough money to …
Source: Special Needs
Music Is For Everyone, Special Needs or Not!
Special Needs
As a music fan, I am often privileged with the ability to attend concerts of the bands I know and love. I have even been known to save enough money to …


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Decatur bus drivers vote to strike over contract negotiations

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Decatur bus drivers vote to strike over contract negotiations
… changing the way work is designated among employees, and ensuring that attendants remain on buses transporting children with special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Decatur bus drivers vote to strike over contract negotiations
Special Needs
… changing the way work is designated among employees, and ensuring that attendants remain on buses transporting children with special needs.


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Leah & Corey's Concerns Worsen For Daughter Ali After Rushing Her To The Hospital

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Leah & Corey’s Concerns Worsen For Daughter Ali After Rushing Her To The Hospital
Last week, Leah Messer and Corey Simms rushed their special needs daughter, Ali, to the hospital due to difficulty breathing. The 7-year-old has …
Source: Special Needs
Leah & Corey’s Concerns Worsen For Daughter Ali After Rushing Her To The Hospital
Special Needs
Last week, Leah Messer and Corey Simms rushed their special needs daughter, Ali, to the hospital due to difficulty breathing. The 7-year-old has …


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special needs Archives

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special needs Archives
A Night with Santa for Special Needs Families will be held Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at 6 p.m. at the Ruby Fulbright Aquatic Center in Clarkesville.
Source: Special Needs
special needs Archives
Special Needs
A Night with Santa for Special Needs Families will be held Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at 6 p.m. at the Ruby Fulbright Aquatic Center in Clarkesville.


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Shower and laundry unit deployed to special needs evacuees

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Shower and laundry unit deployed to special needs evacuees
Hundreds of special needs children and adults are being helped by the volunteers of Southern Baptists of Texas Convention Disaster Relief.
Source: Special Needs
Shower and laundry unit deployed to special needs evacuees
Special Needs
Hundreds of special needs children and adults are being helped by the volunteers of Southern Baptists of Texas Convention Disaster Relief.


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Walk4Friendship helps individuals with special needs

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Walk4Friendship helps individuals with special needs
Friendship Circle has been providing assistance and support for more than 1,600 individuals with special needs since 2004. Duration: 01:40.
Source: Special Needs
Walk4Friendship helps individuals with special needs
Special Needs
Friendship Circle has been providing assistance and support for more than 1,600 individuals with special needs since 2004. Duration: 01:40.


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Best playground in Atlanta | Best of Atlanta

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Best playground in Atlanta | Best of Atlanta
The All Children’s Park isn’t a playground for disabled and special needs children — it’s a playground that includes them. With special play equipment …
Source: Special Needs
Best playground in Atlanta | Best of Atlanta
Special Needs
The All Children’s Park isn’t a playground for disabled and special needs children — it’s a playground that includes them. With special play equipment …


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Gina and Rico, Blind and Deaf Puppy Siblings, New at ARF — and Waiting

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Gina and Rico, Blind and Deaf Puppy Siblings, New at ARF — and Waiting
They would acclimate to a home particularly well if there is already a dog there to help guide them, but because of their special needs they will need …
Source: Special Needs
Gina and Rico, Blind and Deaf Puppy Siblings, New at ARF — and Waiting
Special Needs
They would acclimate to a home particularly well if there is already a dog there to help guide them, but because of their special needs they will need …


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NYC Education Department Can't Figure Out Where $84 Million In Funds Went

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NYC Education Department Can’t Figure Out Where Million In Funds Went
“Children with special needs deserve nothing but the best,” Stringer said according to NY Daily News. “But between the shoddy oversight and …
Source: Special Needs
NYC Education Department Can’t Figure Out Where Million In Funds Went
Special Needs
“Children with special needs deserve nothing but the best,” Stringer said according to NY Daily News. “But between the shoddy oversight and …


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Elementary Special Education Teacher work with students in grades 1

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Elementary Special Education Teacher work with students in grades 1
Must have Special Needs certification and have a minimum of 2 yrs. teaching experience with similar student population in a school setting. Position …
Source: Special Needs
Elementary Special Education Teacher work with students in grades 1
Special Needs
Must have Special Needs certification and have a minimum of 2 yrs. teaching experience with similar student population in a school setting. Position …


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Special Ed Employee Sentenced After Abusing Student With Autism

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Special Ed Employee Sentenced After Abusing Student With Autism
The abuse took place over several months in 2016 while Burke was working as an assistant busing specialneeds students to a school in Denver, and …
Source: Special Needs
Special Ed Employee Sentenced After Abusing Student With Autism
Special Needs
The abuse took place over several months in 2016 while Burke was working as an assistant busing special-needs students to a school in Denver, and …


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Paralyzed Kitten Who Has a Special Wheelchair Needs Your Help Finding a Forever Home (VIDEO)

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Paralyzed Kitten Who Has a Special Wheelchair Needs Your Help Finding a Forever Home (VIDEO)
Special needs cats like Two Paws often have difficulty getting adopted because people don’t quite understand them. Though they are different, they …
Source: Special Needs
Paralyzed Kitten Who Has a Special Wheelchair Needs Your Help Finding a Forever Home (VIDEO)
Special Needs
Special needs cats like Two Paws often have difficulty getting adopted because people don’t quite understand them. Though they are different, they …


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Special Needs School Nurse (RN)

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Special Needs School Nurse (RN)
Pilgrim Area Collaborative is a public school program for students with significant special needs in local communities on the South Shore. PAC follows …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs School Nurse (RN)
Special Needs
Pilgrim Area Collaborative is a public school program for students with significant special needs in local communities on the South Shore. PAC follows …


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Special Needs Jump at Hangar 15 in Daytona Beach – August 31, 2017

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Special Needs Jump at Hangar 15 in Daytona Beach – August 31, 2017
Special Needs Jump at Hangar 15 in Daytona Beach – August 31, 2017 · 2017.08.28 · Specialneeds-jump. Posted at 09:41 AM in Classes and …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Jump at Hangar 15 in Daytona Beach – August 31, 2017
Special Needs
Special Needs Jump at Hangar 15 in Daytona Beach – August 31, 2017 · 2017.08.28 · Special-needs-jump. Posted at 09:41 AM in Classes and …


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Chef Shaun Doty takes his autism-awareness journey overseas

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Chef Shaun Doty takes his autism-awareness journey overseas
Jenni Girtman / Atlanta Event Photography Chef Shaun Doty at The Federal restaurant in Midtown Atlanta. He co-owns it with Lance Gummere.
Source: Autism
Chef Shaun Doty takes his autism-awareness journey overseas
Autism
Jenni Girtman / Atlanta Event Photography Chef Shaun Doty at The Federal restaurant in Midtown Atlanta. He co-owns it with Lance Gummere.


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Police searching for Aberdeen teen with autism

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Police searching for Aberdeen teen with autism
Police say Aubrey Bennett, 16, was last seen operating a gray 2014 Hyundai Elantra with a Maryland license plate 3CP5151. Bennett is autistic.
Source: Autism
Police searching for Aberdeen teen with autism
Autism
Police say Aubrey Bennett, 16, was last seen operating a gray 2014 Hyundai Elantra with a Maryland license plate 3CP5151. Bennett is autistic.


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Blind & Autistic Boy Shifting Gears In A Subaru WRX STi Will Bring A Tear To Your Eyes

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Blind & Autistic Boy Shifting Gears In A Subaru WRX STi Will Bring A Tear To Your Eyes
However, a touching video showing a blind, autistic young man called Spenny, shifting through the gears of his father’s Subaru WRX STI, may just be …
Source: Autism
Blind & Autistic Boy Shifting Gears In A Subaru WRX STi Will Bring A Tear To Your Eyes
Autism
However, a touching video showing a blind, autistic young man called Spenny, shifting through the gears of his father’s Subaru WRX STI, may just be …


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Researchers identify the genes that make some of us more friendly than others

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Researchers identify the genes that make some of us more friendly than others
Interestingly, the researchers found that a variation in the CD157 gene sequence that was more common in autism cases in a Japanese study was …
Source: Autism
Researchers identify the genes that make some of us more friendly than others
Autism
Interestingly, the researchers found that a variation in the CD157 gene sequence that was more common in autism cases in a Japanese study was …


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Ministry calls for new autism centre in Oman

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Ministry calls for new autism centre in Oman
Autism, or autism spectrum disorder, refers to a range of conditions characteried by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviours, speech and …
Source: Autism
Ministry calls for new autism centre in Oman
Autism
Autism, or autism spectrum disorder, refers to a range of conditions characteried by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviours, speech and …


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Franklin Library speaker talks about 'special needs' kids

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Franklin Library speaker talks about ‘special needs’ kids
A parent of a 16-year-old son with down syndrome, autism, anxiety disorders and a congenital heart defect, she learned to advocate for her son and …
Source: Autism
Franklin Library speaker talks about ‘special needs’ kids
Autism
A parent of a 16-year-old son with down syndrome, autism, anxiety disorders and a congenital heart defect, she learned to advocate for her son and …


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New diagnosis covers 'borderlands' of autism spectrum

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New diagnosis covers ‘borderlands’ of autism spectrum
Children with social (pragmatic) communication disorder (SCD) have the same features as children with autism — just fewer of them, according to a …
Source: Autism
New diagnosis covers ‘borderlands’ of autism spectrum
Autism
Children with social (pragmatic) communication disorder (SCD) have the same features as children with autism — just fewer of them, according to a …


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“Atypical”: Not your typical Netflix series

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“Atypical”: Not your typical Netflix series
First thing is first, “Atypical” is a show about a boy, not a show about autism. In no way does the show focus on that. Autism is a part of the main …
Source: Autism
“Atypical”: Not your typical Netflix series
Autism
First thing is first, “Atypical” is a show about a boy, not a show about autism. In no way does the show focus on that. Autism is a part of the main …


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Isodiol International Inc. Provides Sponsorship at the US Autism & Asperger Association Conference

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Isodiol International Inc. Provides Sponsorship at the US Autism & Asperger Association Conference
The USAAA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization for Autism and Asperger education, support, and solutions with a mission to Provide the Opportunity …
Source: Autism
Isodiol International Inc. Provides Sponsorship at the US Autism & Asperger Association Conference
Autism
The USAAA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization for Autism and Asperger education, support, and solutions with a mission to Provide the Opportunity …


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Truro Tesco worker praised for his amazing response to a six-year-old boy with autism

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Truro Tesco worker praised for his amazing response to a six-year-old boy with autism
Alfie Everest, from Truro, is autistic and suffers from sensory issues. When he went shopping in Tesco with his mum Tilly, the noise in the store became …
Source: Autism
Truro Tesco worker praised for his amazing response to a six-year-old boy with autism
Autism
Alfie Everest, from Truro, is autistic and suffers from sensory issues. When he went shopping in Tesco with his mum Tilly, the noise in the store became …


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Cognizant Closes TMG Health Acquisition

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Cognizant Closes TMG Health Acquisition
TMG Health is a provider of business process services to the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D and Managed Medicaid markets, supporting 32 …
Source: Medicaid
Cognizant Closes TMG Health Acquisition
Medicaid
TMG Health is a provider of business process services to the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D and Managed Medicaid markets, supporting 32 …


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Jefferson Day Report Center first in state to use Vivitrol to help offenders stay clean

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Jefferson Day Report Center first in state to use Vivitrol to help offenders stay clean
Director Ronda Eddy said the center leveraged the Medicaid expansion to fund the medication-assisted treatment regimen as part of their community …
Source: Medicaid
Jefferson Day Report Center first in state to use Vivitrol to help offenders stay clean
Medicaid
Director Ronda Eddy said the center leveraged the Medicaid expansion to fund the medication-assisted treatment regimen as part of their community …


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