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Daily Archives: October 8, 2017

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Round Rock

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Round Rock
It is absolutely crucial that the person we hire have *experience working with children who have special needs*. Our son is very sweet and intelligent, …
Source: Special Needs
Round Rock
Special Needs
It is absolutely crucial that the person we hire have *experience working with children who have special needs*. Our son is very sweet and intelligent, …


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New Homes Opening In Emerson For Special Needs Military Veterans

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New Homes Opening In Emerson For Special Needs Military Veterans
EMERSON, N.J. — The ribbon will be cut Wednesday at a 14-unit housing project in Emerson for military veterans with special needs. The Peter …
Source: Special Needs
New Homes Opening In Emerson For Special Needs Military Veterans
Special Needs
EMERSON, N.J. — The ribbon will be cut Wednesday at a 14-unit housing project in Emerson for military veterans with special needs. The Peter …


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Auburn man sentenced to 65 years for abusing, killing autistic youth

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Auburn man sentenced to 65 years for abusing, killing autistic youth
Those are the blunt words King County Senior Deputy Prosecutor Mary Barbosa told a court two years ago to describe what 42-year-old Matthew …
Source: Autism
Auburn man sentenced to 65 years for abusing, killing autistic youth
Autism
Those are the blunt words King County Senior Deputy Prosecutor Mary Barbosa told a court two years ago to describe what 42-year-old Matthew …


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Social Affairs Ministry ends special French services for immigrants

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Social Affairs Ministry ends special French services for immigrants
“Thousands of immigrants from France, including elderly citizens, children with special needs, single-parent families, female victims of violence, at-risk …
Source: Special Needs
Social Affairs Ministry ends special French services for immigrants
Special Needs
“Thousands of immigrants from France, including elderly citizens, children with special needs, single-parent families, female victims of violence, at-risk …


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New MTC training program aims to serve clients on the autism spectrum

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New MTC training program aims to serve clients on the autism spectrum
MacDonald Training Center client Mike Diaz, 32, is shown in the computer lab under construction at the center for its new Excellence in Computer …
Source: Autism
New MTC training program aims to serve clients on the autism spectrum
Autism
MacDonald Training Center client Mike Diaz, 32, is shown in the computer lab under construction at the center for its new Excellence in Computer …


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Peace Valley Holistic Center wine tasting Oct. 21 at Crossing Vineyards

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Peace Valley Holistic Center wine tasting Oct. 21 at Crossing Vineyards
CHALFONT – Peace Valley Holistic Center (PVHC) in Chalfont, a non-profit center for special needs children and their families with a focus on Autism, …
Source: Special Needs
Peace Valley Holistic Center wine tasting Oct. 21 at Crossing Vineyards
Special Needs
CHALFONT – Peace Valley Holistic Center (PVHC) in Chalfont, a non-profit center for special needs children and their families with a focus on Autism, …


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Obamacare hasn't driven up insurance costs for most Virginians, studies and experts say

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Obamacare hasn’t driven up insurance costs for most Virginians, studies and experts say
Another 25 percent used government-run Medicare – for people 65 and older – or Medicaid – for poorer residents. About 5 percent bought individual …
Source: Medicaid
Obamacare hasn’t driven up insurance costs for most Virginians, studies and experts say
Medicaid
Another 25 percent used government-run Medicare – for people 65 and older – or Medicaid – for poorer residents. About 5 percent bought individual …


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Barber Lies Down on Floor to Cut Hair of 6-Year-Old Boy With Autism

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Barber Lies Down on Floor to Cut Hair of 6-Year-Old Boy With Autism
This Canadian easily makes the cut as the most accommodating barber in Quebec for the way he makes haircuts bearable for super-sensitive children …
Source: Autism
Barber Lies Down on Floor to Cut Hair of 6-Year-Old Boy With Autism
Autism
This Canadian easily makes the cut as the most accommodating barber in Quebec for the way he makes haircuts bearable for super-sensitive children …


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202 Million Americans Disapprove of Republicans' Handling of Healthcare Reform, Survey Shows

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202 Million Americans Disapprove of Republicans’ Handling of Healthcare Reform, Survey Shows
First, there’s been a lot of pushback with regard to the GOP’s efforts to cut Medicaid spending. Republicans viewed reducing the amount spent on …
Source: Medicaid
202 Million Americans Disapprove of Republicans’ Handling of Healthcare Reform, Survey Shows
Medicaid
First, there’s been a lot of pushback with regard to the GOP’s efforts to cut Medicaid spending. Republicans viewed reducing the amount spent on …


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Medicare Guide 2017: During enrollment, the decision is in the details

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Medicare Guide 2017: During enrollment, the decision is in the details
HealthNet Inc. is ending its “Jade” specialneeds plan for enrollees with chronic health conditions, leaving 4,000 patients with diabetes, heart failure …
Source: Special Needs
Medicare Guide 2017: During enrollment, the decision is in the details
Special Needs
HealthNet Inc. is ending its “Jade” special-needs plan for enrollees with chronic health conditions, leaving 4,000 patients with diabetes, heart failure …


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SGMC supports Special Olympics

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SGMC supports Special Olympics
Beginning in 2018, Area 15 will host the first spring games for adults with special needs, according to SGMC. Valdosta-Lowndes Parks and Recreation …
Source: Special Needs
SGMC supports Special Olympics
Special Needs
Beginning in 2018, Area 15 will host the first spring games for adults with special needs, according to SGMC. Valdosta-Lowndes Parks and Recreation …


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First steps into a brave new world of virtual reality journalism

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First steps into a brave new world of virtual reality journalism
The Guardian’s executive editor, virtual reality, Francesca Panetta, outlined to me the range of experts on autism, and people with autism, who were …
Source: Autism
First steps into a brave new world of virtual reality journalism
Autism
The Guardian’s executive editor, virtual reality, Francesca Panetta, outlined to me the range of experts on autism, and people with autism, who were …


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Medicare Guide 2017: A primer on open enrollment

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Medicare Guide 2017: A primer on open enrollment
… Oregonians are enrolled in basic Medicare insurance, known as Parts A and B, according to the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Source: Medicaid
Medicare Guide 2017: A primer on open enrollment
Medicaid
… Oregonians are enrolled in basic Medicare insurance, known as Parts A and B, according to the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.


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McDonough woman pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud, ordered to pay $3.8 million

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McDonough woman pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud, ordered to pay .8 million
ATLANTA – The owner of a former Henry County mental health services business will have to pay $3.8 million in restitution to the Georgia Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
McDonough woman pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud, ordered to pay .8 million
Medicaid
ATLANTA – The owner of a former Henry County mental health services business will have to pay $3.8 million in restitution to the Georgia Medicaid …


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Autism therapy center proposed for Merrillville

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Autism therapy center proposed for Merrillville
Brandi Smith received support from the Board of Zoning Appeals as she works toward her goal of opening the facility in November at 1583 E. 85th Ave …
Source: Autism
Autism therapy center proposed for Merrillville
Autism
Brandi Smith received support from the Board of Zoning Appeals as she works toward her goal of opening the facility in November at 1583 E. 85th Ave …


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M2029

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M2029
2017 Digicel 5K for Special Needs – Wheelchair Race Results – M2029.
Source: Special Needs
M2029
Special Needs
2017 Digicel 5K for Special Needs – Wheelchair Race Results – M2029.


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Man punched girlfriend's 3-year-old autistic son: cops

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Man punched girlfriend’s 3-year-old autistic son: cops
A man punched his girlfriend’s 3-year-old autistic son in the face in The Bronx late Saturday, police sources said. The suspect struck the tot around …
Source: Autism
Man punched girlfriend’s 3-year-old autistic son: cops
Autism
A man punched his girlfriend’s 3-year-old autistic son in the face in The Bronx late Saturday, police sources said. The suspect struck the tot around …


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Tolleson Center to Serve Youth, Special Needs Ministries

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Tolleson Center to Serve Youth, Special Needs Ministries
The first floor, devoted to specialneeds ministry, will include a sensory room, motor movement room, and a kitchen. The second floor will serve the …
Source: Special Needs
Tolleson Center to Serve Youth, Special Needs Ministries
Special Needs
The first floor, devoted to special-needs ministry, will include a sensory room, motor movement room, and a kitchen. The second floor will serve the …


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Education advocates say Gov. Ivey broke promise for public discussion

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Education advocates say Gov. Ivey broke promise for public discussion
During that June board meeting, Bell asked whether students with special needs could be removed to a separate school because their test scores …
Source: Special Needs
Education advocates say Gov. Ivey broke promise for public discussion
Special Needs
During that June board meeting, Bell asked whether students with special needs could be removed to a separate school because their test scores …


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Garner Stands Up for Our Town

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Garner Stands Up for Our Town
I’ve worked with Frank on many projects through our local Lions Clubs and while working with children with special needs. I’ve seen his selfless work …
Source: Special Needs
Garner Stands Up for Our Town
Special Needs
I’ve worked with Frank on many projects through our local Lions Clubs and while working with children with special needs. I’ve seen his selfless work …


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Continuing lapses: Perkins loans, children's health funds should be stable parts of the federal budget

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Continuing lapses: Perkins loans, children’s health funds should be stable parts of the federal budget
That program, commonly called CHIP, helps 9 million children whose families make just a bit too much to be Medicaid eligible gain health coverage.
Source: Medicaid
Continuing lapses: Perkins loans, children’s health funds should be stable parts of the federal budget
Medicaid
That program, commonly called CHIP, helps 9 million children whose families make just a bit too much to be Medicaid eligible gain health coverage.


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Respite Care Workers Needed

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Respite Care Workers Needed
A.R.C.C. Center is a Non-Profit Organization that is looking to hire dedicated and caring Respite Workers that will be helping to support children and …
Source: Autism
Respite Care Workers Needed
Autism
A.R.C.C. Center is a Non-Profit Organization that is looking to hire dedicated and caring Respite Workers that will be helping to support children and …


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YOUR OPINION: Health care debate begins with recognition of health as a human right

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YOUR OPINION: Health care debate begins with recognition of health as a human right
The article also takes aim at Medicaid and Medicare, calling for deregulation of the health care system and the end of both programs. Before …
Source: Medicaid
YOUR OPINION: Health care debate begins with recognition of health as a human right
Medicaid
The article also takes aim at Medicaid and Medicare, calling for deregulation of the health care system and the end of both programs. Before …


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Radio host Delilah's teenage son takes his own life after 'battling depression for some time'

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Radio host Delilah’s teenage son takes his own life after ‘battling depression for some time’
Delilah said in a January Facebook post that Zack was autistic. She plans on taking a leave of absence from playing love songs and helping listeners …
Source: Autism
Radio host Delilah’s teenage son takes his own life after ‘battling depression for some time’
Autism
Delilah said in a January Facebook post that Zack was autistic. She plans on taking a leave of absence from playing love songs and helping listeners …


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A Republican Perspective: How I plan to keep Idahoans healthy

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A Republican Perspective: How I plan to keep Idahoans healthy
The second issue I hope the Health and Welfare Committee will focus on this year is addressing where Idaho is heading relative to Medicaid and …
Source: Medicaid
A Republican Perspective: How I plan to keep Idahoans healthy
Medicaid
The second issue I hope the Health and Welfare Committee will focus on this year is addressing where Idaho is heading relative to Medicaid and …


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Lynnville bus aide Assaulted and emotionally abused my daughter with Autism

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Lynnville bus aide Assaulted and emotionally abused my daughter with Autism
Terry Tidwell, the school bus aide on Mrs. Hoppers bus for Richland Elementary, showed his true evil colors when he verbally threatened (assaulted) …
Source: Autism
Lynnville bus aide Assaulted and emotionally abused my daughter with Autism
Autism
Terry Tidwell, the school bus aide on Mrs. Hoppers bus for Richland Elementary, showed his true evil colors when he verbally threatened (assaulted) …


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Letter to the editor: Collins on hook for status quo

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Letter to the editor: Collins on hook for status quo
Medicaid, which cost $574.2 billion in 2016, is no longer the safety net program it was designed to be. Medicaid is a pay-as-you-go program that …
Source: Medicaid
Letter to the editor: Collins on hook for status quo
Medicaid
Medicaid, which cost $574.2 billion in 2016, is no longer the safety net program it was designed to be. Medicaid is a pay-as-you-go program that …


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Another View: Question 2 would get health care to Mainers who need it

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Another View: Question 2 would get health care to Mainers who need it
I’m too young to qualify for Medicare and I don’t qualify for Medicaid. … chance to vote on Question 2, which would expand Medicaid to people like me.
Source: Medicaid
Another View: Question 2 would get health care to Mainers who need it
Medicaid
I’m too young to qualify for Medicare and I don’t qualify for Medicaid. … chance to vote on Question 2, which would expand Medicaid to people like me.


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BILL CRAWFORD: State contract review process still floundering

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BILL CRAWFORD: State contract review process still floundering
Rep. Jerry Turner and Gov. Phil Bryant tightened up the contract review process, but not soon enough to prevent the Division of Medicaid from slipping …
Source: Medicaid
BILL CRAWFORD: State contract review process still floundering
Medicaid
Rep. Jerry Turner and Gov. Phil Bryant tightened up the contract review process, but not soon enough to prevent the Division of Medicaid from slipping …


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