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January 20, 2015

Dylan Johnson, a boy with autism from Chesterfield County, Virginia, has a passion for vacuum cleaners. This led his mother, Jodie, to try to give her son the surprise of a lifetime for his 14th birthday...

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January 20, 2015

Kim Ostgaard is the owner of Vikings Silver Labs in Tracy, Minn. and has made it her mission to donate puppies to people in need of alert dogs.

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January 19, 2015

Senator Chuck Schumer has invited Vanessa Fontaine, Avonte Oquendo's mother, to attend the State of the Union address.

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January 19, 2015

As the national series continues, the tenth Adult Services Town Halls focused on Housing and Residential Services was held at Kennesaw State University Friday evening. Just shy of two hundred residents from the metro Atlanta area and beyond came together to discuss adult services for those with autism.

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January 19, 2015

The Asbury Park Press reported about the current debate in New Jersey between students with disabilities being in mainstream inclusion classrooms to the other side of the spectrum of being in special ed classrooms and out of district schools.

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January 17, 2015

The Litchfield County Times spotlighted the passage of the ABLE Act which will give a tax-free savings program for individuals with disabilities. Connecticut’s congressional delegates and autism advocates have been celebrating the passing of ABLE since President Obama signed it into law on Dec, 21.

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January 16, 2015

As part of Autism Speaks’ efforts to ensure the safety of the autism community, the organization has awarded and additional $98,000 to Project Lifesaver International.

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January 16, 2015

A teenager with autism from Ontario, Canada is being called a hero in his local community. Reported by CBC News, Christopher Miller, who was diagnosed with autism at an early age, last November saved his neighbor after using a jack to lift the car that had fallen on him

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