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Listed below are the last 100 news headlines posted to The Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities. You can also use the search box to find archived news headlines by keyword.

Rome Memorial Hospital to restrict more visitors to emergency department
Observer-Dispatch
12/2/2020

Lawsuit: Orange sheriff, school board ‘negligent’ after special-needs student involuntarily committed for meltdown
Orlando Sentinel
12/1/2020

Lend a Hand: Autistic son needs help taking care of parents
The Patriot Ledger
11/30/2020

'We need to be empathetic'; Kelowna support worker speaks out after disabled individual denied haircut
Kelowna Capital News
11/29/2020

A mom's nightmare: Her autistic son had to fight COVID-19 alone in the hospital
Detroit Free Press
11/29/2020

“It’s been a challenge:” The coronavirus pandemic takes a toll on people with disabilities
Hartford Courant
11/28/2020

Janesville Police Department's social worker position secures funding for 2021
Janesville Gazette
11/27/2020

Alexis Krell: Young man with autism suffered 'years of suffering and pain' in family's care, lawsuit alleges
News Tribune
11/27/2020

Will Fritz: Joining the Moderna trial gave me a 50-50 shot at an experimental vaccine. So why the hell not?
San Diego Union-Tribune
11/25/2020

Former Vernon autistic author-animator wins provincial honour
Vernon Morning Star
11/23/2020

For Bloomington-Normal disabled people, progress and challenges with accessibility
Pantagraph
11/22/2020

Encinitas artist uses performing arts experience to serve those with autism, other disabilities
San Diego Union-Tribune
11/21/2020

'A simple soul' lost to COVID-19 leaves lessons of kindness, joy
The State Journal-Register
11/21/2020

Ben's Blue Bags expands reach in NWI, aims to help those with autism, special needs
Times
11/20/2020

Educating Carroll County's special education students a challenge amid coronavirus pandemic
Carroll County Times
11/18/2020

Comox Valley parent pens book about her family's journey with autism
Vancouver Island Free Daily
11/16/2020

As Mexico nears marijuana revolution, medicinal patients still struggle with access
San Diego Union-Tribune
11/16/2020

Quesnel athletes shine at virtual Special Olympics events
Quesnel Cariboo Observer
11/13/2020

Autistic woman brings unusual message to the streets Up North
Detroit Free Press
11/13/2020

Autism Coalition Hosting 10th Annual Autism Conference Virtually
The Chronicle
11/12/2020

Parents say San Diego Unified mask policy discriminates against students with disabilities
San Diego Union-Tribune
11/12/2020

Mission family in need of service dog nears fundraising goal, asks for help in final push
Mission City Record
11/11/2020

Autism resulted in his rights being stripped away. He just won them back
Miami Herald
11/11/2020

Couple makes major gift to HPU
High Point Enterprise
11/10/2020

Fourth-graders had to role play as slaves in class assignment, Tennessee lawsuit says
News & Observer
11/9/2020

Comox Valley parent pens book about her family's journey with autism
Comox Valley Record
11/7/2020

A special Senior Night: Wagener-Salley team manager scores opening TD
Aiken Standard
11/7/2020

Fourth-graders had to role play as slaves in class assignment, Tennessee lawsuit says
News & Observer
11/6/2020

Living with neurodiversity: Business launched in Revelstoke
Revelstoke Times Review
11/6/2020

People with intellectual disabilities need more state support during COVID-19 | Opinion
Patriot-News
11/5/2020

Geisinger to distribute kits for kids with special needs
Daily Item
11/3/2020

Pandemic poses serious problems for children with autism, say Victoria parents
Vancouver Island Free Daily
11/1/2020

Everyday heroes
Capital
11/1/2020

EDITORIAL: Commitment to autism treatment, services evident in this area
Joplin Globe
10/31/2020

'Just be open to everything:' Corona del Mar High senior writes a book to children for her sister
Daily Pilot
10/30/2020

Naperville teen's passion for media and people with disabilities helps land her Miss Amazing title
Naperville Sun
10/30/2020

‘Come Play’ review: That device you’re holding? That’s where the wild things are
Chicago Tribune
10/29/2020

Miami mom accused of drowning autistic son in canal faces death penalty after indictment
Miami Herald
10/29/2020

Colorado Springs area nonprofit volunteer opportunities list
The Gazette
10/28/2020

Teaching students with special needs presents challenges
Janesville Gazette
10/28/2020

Teaching students with special needs presents challenges
Janesville Gazette
10/28/2020

Pandemic poses serious problems for children with autism, say Victoria parents
Victoria News
10/27/2020

New Horizons Society for Autism eyes Elks Hall for childcare centre
Williams Lake Tribune
10/26/2020

Watch: Autistic teen scores first touchdown for Cardinal Newman football team
State
10/24/2020

Autism center NeurAbilities to open two new NJ locations
NJBIZ
10/23/2020

Impact 100 announces winners of $226K in grants
Messenger-Inquirer
10/23/2020

Palm Lake Elementary sends 70 students, staff home after COVID cases
Orlando Sentinel
10/22/2020

New Florida license plate features Dolphins legend Dan Marino and benefits his autism foundation
South Florida Sun Sentinel
10/22/2020

Halloween event raises money for local autism programs
Times-Tribune
10/18/2020

Sarasota's students with disabilities adapt to COVID-19 protocols
The Herald-Tribune
10/17/2020

'Lifesaver' program could make finding missing persons easier for St. Joseph County police
South Bend Tribune
10/17/2020

Parade celebrates mom's 'special gift'; Sheriff's Office, others help create day to remember
Times & Democrat
10/16/2020

Virtual 5K to benefit Ability Partners Foundation
Daily Messenger
10/15/2020

Questionnaire: Claudia Perez, candidate for Clint ISD Board of Trustees
El Paso Times
10/14/2020

Court hearing for former Guiding Hands staffers in boy's death at school moves to January
Sacramento Bee
10/14/2020

'Autism's Got Talent' show spotlights local performers with special needs
San Diego Union-Tribune
10/13/2020

Community Members to Be Awarded 'Cultivating Inclusion' Award at Virtual Ceremony
The Chronicle
10/13/2020

Special Olympics to team up with Culver's for fundraiser
Bemidji Pioneer
10/12/2020

'Early intervention is key': New autism screening services coming to Southern Oklahoma
The Daily Ardmoreite
10/10/2020

Lafayette boy with autism meets Weather Channel's Jim Cantore: 'This is his whole world'
The Advocate
10/10/2020

Fleetwood police chief honored from across Atlantic for saving life of suicidal British teen with autism
Reading Eagle
10/10/2020

Funk draws smiles from North Okanagan Knights
Vernon Morning Star
10/9/2020

Minneapolis man creates Facebook page to inform others with disabilities about how to vote
Star Tribune
10/9/2020

Education center now offers autism services
Topeka Capital Journal
10/8/2020

CSIU, school districts work to provide opportunities for students with autism
Daily Item
10/8/2020

Walworth County creates special-needs registry to help first responders
Janesville Gazette
10/7/2020

Ballad about autism takes top spot in Don Gibson competition
Gaston Gazette
10/6/2020

Ravalli Services holds carnival for clients
Ravalli Republic
10/5/2020

Pandemic accelerates enrollment declines at many school districts
San Diego Union-Tribune
10/3/2020

Companies should reduce barriers to hiring people with autism | Opinion
Patriot-News
10/2/2020

Election 2020: Incumbent and challenger square off for Florida House 23 seat
Ocala Star-Banner
10/2/2020

Students with autism were among hardest hit by sudden changes to schooling
Columbia Basin Herald
10/2/2020

Ducky Derby Dash to benefit Special Olympics goes virtual in 2020
The Southern Illinoisan
9/30/2020

How a Fort Worth area trainer moved Special Olympics online to engage athletes
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
9/27/2020

Learning Lamp releases alcohol education tool to partners
Tribune-Democrat
9/26/2020

Fort Gibson High School royalty overwhelmed by flowers
Muskogee Phoenix
9/26/2020

Casual Friday: The right info, and a clearer path
Lewiston Morning Tribune
9/25/2020

Virtual challenge to benefit Delta-based guide dogs charity
North Delta Reporter
9/25/2020

Partnership between TPSD, Autism Center helps students, teachers cope in the classroom
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
9/24/2020

‘There’s not balance:’ Single parents struggle with being the sole decider, caregiver and teacher
Chicago Tribune
9/24/2020

Running for a dream, Tulalip man helping people with autism
The Daily Herald
9/23/2020

Mother of autistic boy sues Worcester police after bone broken, records withheld
Telegram & Gazette
9/23/2020

Mother sues Disney after her autistic son was barred from Lehigh Valley Mall store for not wearing a facemask
Morning Call
9/23/2020

G-ASD prepares for fall sports
The Record Herald
9/22/2020

Two-year anniversary: Autistic child’s 2018 death led to FBI changes
Gaston Gazette
9/21/2020

Forget six feet apart: How LADACIN reopening brings special-needs students together
Asbury Park Press
9/21/2020

Editorial: Don't imperil access to vital health programs
Austin American-Statesman
9/20/2020

Lawrence County Developmental Disabilities sells building to Autism Services Center
The Ironton Tribune
9/20/2020

Autism Alliance hopes to be the catalyst for 100K jobs in Michigan
Detroit Free Press
9/19/2020

COVID can't stop this girl
The Portsmouth Daily Times
9/19/2020

Soccer a guiding beacon for Northview's determined Meyer-Crothers
The Blade
9/19/2020

Swampscott's 'kindergarten cops'
The Daily Item
9/18/2020

Special Olympics of Carroll County spacing out pair of designer bag bingo fundraisers
Carroll County Times
9/18/2020

Fundraiser aiding Aiden -- Mother: Service dog would be 'life-changing' for son
Daily Independent
9/17/2020

Missing Dayton teen found safe; search continues for legally blind man
Dayton Daily News
9/17/2020

Colorado Springs area nonprofit list
The Gazette
9/16/2020

Popular Kelowna fundraiser for Special Olympics brings social event online
Kelowna Capital News
9/15/2020

'He is a success': Autistic teen a big hit for Cardinal Newman football team
State
9/15/2020

'We're building it for him': Family, builders fuel dream of swing set for autistic adult
Spokesman-Review
9/14/2020

SDL board votes to allow some students to return for in-person instruction
Intelligencer Journal
9/11/2020