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Teen on the Spectrum Inspires Mom to Create Autism Job Board

(June 3, 2014) - Today's Huffington Post highlights one mom whose son inspired her to build ... More...

Karla Begley: Answer to Hateful Letter is to Spread Autism Acceptance

Autism Speaks Staffer Kerry Magro had a chance to speak with Karla Begley, the Canadian mother who received a hate-filled letter from a neighbor who was angered by the behavior of her son Max who has autism. The shocking letter has since gone ... More...

Survey Suggests Siblings May Have Problems Functioning

A new study suggests, siblings of kids with disabilities may have problems functioning, according to a survey of parents. Nearly 250 children with a disabled sibling were included in the study which found they are more prone to having troubles wit... More...

Young Adults With Autism Seek Out White-Collar Careers For First Time

Matthew Koenisg, 24, was working in a data entry position in St. Paul, Minnesota making below minimum wage at a supervised employment center for people with disabilities.

Koenig, is is affected by autism, was happy to have a job despite the... More...

Sensory Shield, Device To Give Personal Space In Public, Developed

Lisa Daly, a lawyer with autism based in Maryland, has been awarded a $5,000 prize by the Rockville Economic Development Inc. to develop a collapsible partition for use on public transportation or any other crowded enviornment. 

She ha... More...

'Military Parents With Special Needs Kids: Who Makes The Real Sacrifice?'

DALLAS/FORTH WORTH (April 13, 2012) -- Anne Woods, public relations director for Hope For The Warriors®, submitted this Huffington Post blog about the Month of the Military Child and Autism Awareness Month. Read more ... More...

'Military Parents With Special Needs Kids: Who Makes The Real Sacrifice?'

DALLAS/FORTH WORTH (April 13, 2012) -- Anne Woods, public relations director for Hope For The Warriors®, submitted this Huffington Post blog about the Month of the Military Child and Autism Awareness Month. Read more ... More...

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