News Archive

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.

Disability support group a way forward for Wilson County parents
The Lebanon Democrat
2/26/2020

Oak Park schools emerge as top fundraiser during Special Olympics Polar Plunge
Pioneer Press Newspapers
2/26/2020

River Grove police to take plunge for Special Olympics
Chicago Tribune
2/25/2020

Atlantic Health System and Green Vision partner for e-waste recycling
NJBIZ
2/24/2020

Taking the Polar Plunge for Gaston Special Olympics
Gaston Gazette
2/23/2020

Life on the spectrum
Times Leader
2/22/2020

Disability advocate Hallie Hovey-Murray to speak at Mitchell
The Day
2/22/2020

UF Health's new autism center to reduce waiting time
The Gainesville Sun
2/21/2020

20-year-old artist from Hempfield gains momentum in the art world; has piece in Kennedy Center show
Intelligencer Journal
2/20/2020

Autism center coming to Hospital Lane
Tribune-Star
2/19/2020

Navigating the autism journey workshop
The Northern View
2/19/2020

Albany State University to host autism seminar
Albany Herald
2/18/2020

Port Alberni's Special Olympic skaters head to BC Winter Games
Alberni Valley Times
2/18/2020

UCSD seeks volunteers for study that will try to identify risk of autism before symptoms appear
San Diego Union-Tribune
2/18/2020

Cerebral palsy doesn't stop Clarkdale's Kalee Guin
Meridian Star
2/18/2020

Dozens brave cold for third annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics
Oak Bay News
2/17/2020

Sticker program helps alert First Responders of McCandless residents with autism
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
2/17/2020

Corbin Police Dept. participates in autism training for first responders
Times-Tribune
2/16/2020

Red Deer's Dylan Deuchar intent on medaling at Special Olympics Canada Winter Games
Red Deer Advocate
2/15/2020

Marie Szaniszlo: New law will create registry of abusive caregivers
Boston Herald
2/15/2020

Fayetteville State University forms Autism Advisory Council
Fayetteville Observer
2/15/2020

New law will create registry of abusive caregivers
Boston Herald
2/15/2020

Sponsors needed for Volleyball 4 Autism
Register-Herald
2/14/2020

Walk of Champions
Auburn Reporter
2/14/2020

New law requires registry as safeguard against caretaker abuse
Telegram & Gazette
2/14/2020

Good News: Special Olympics athlete from Jacksonville participates in Capitol Hill Day
Florida Times-Union
2/14/2020

New area nonprofit intends to hire adults with disabilities
Tribune-Democrat
2/13/2020

No legal pot relief for Bengals, Browns fans
The Blade
2/13/2020

Norfolk County Sheriff helps families with autism seat belt covers
The Patriot Ledger
2/13/2020

College to launch program for developmental disabilities
The Daily Star
2/12/2020

Three from Smithers headed to Special Olympics Canada Winter Games
Smithers Interior News
2/12/2020

Special Olympics Pa. Winter Games Athletes from across state chase medals, 'have fun' at Seven Springs
Tribune-Democrat
2/11/2020

Special-needs students get priority at TPS
Tahlequah Daily Press
2/11/2020

Free presentation in Abbotsford focuses on 'Autism in the 21st Century'
Abbotsford News
2/10/2020

Dennis affordable housing project near complete
Cape Cod Times
2/10/2020

IN THE SPOTLIGHT Volunteer enjoys helping athletes succeed
Tribune-Democrat
2/8/2020

Chehalis Mother Recognized as an 'Unsung Hero' for Working on Autism Awareness
The Chronicle
2/8/2020

Mesa family seeks help to get therapy dog for autistic daughter
Tribune
2/7/2020

Rock County officials pleased with Birth to 3 transition
Janesville Gazette
2/7/2020

Special Olympics of Pennsylvania Winter Games returns to Seven Springs
Tribune-Review
2/7/2020

What are sensory-friendly events and who are they designed for?
Register-Guard
2/6/2020

Alberta parents lose appeal over school putting son in seclusion room
Red Deer Advocate
2/6/2020

Special Olympics receives donation
Richmond Register
2/5/2020

Puzzle Pieces to host open house at new facility, prepares for Owen Autism Center
Messenger-Inquirer
2/4/2020

Parents fight to keep key autism therapy when kids enter NYC schools
The New York Daily News
2/3/2020

Athletes, coaches set to kick off Special Olympics Pennsylvania Winter Games
Tribune-Democrat
2/2/2020

Ignored pleas for help and closed cases: How the system failed Thomas Valva
The New York Daily News
2/2/2020

St. Paul man with autism living the dream with his own radio broadcast
Star Tribune
1/31/2020

EDITORIAL: Polar Plunge a chilly warmup for Special Olympics Winter Games
Tribune-Democrat
1/30/2020

Work-based learning creates life-long lessons
Augusta Chronicle
1/30/2020

Kean University, College Steps partner on program for students with disabilities
NJBIZ
1/29/2020

Special Olympics director, coach dies at 72 Known for his passion, dedication to providing sports programs for all
Maryland Gazette
1/29/2020

Castlegar autism workshop helps parents cope with wait times
Castlegar News
1/28/2020

Feds say British trader who set off ‘flash crash’ stock plunge should get reduced sentence for cooperation, health concerns
Chicago Tribune
1/28/2020

'Inspirational' athletes compete at Special Olympics invitational
Tribune-Democrat
1/27/2020

Special Olympics director, coach dies at 72 Known for his passion, dedication to providing sports programs for all
Capital
1/26/2020

Remembering Gregg Meade
Capital
1/26/2020

Santa Maria hosts Special Olympics Floor Hockey qualifying tournament
Santa Maria Times
1/26/2020

LI prosecutors: Killer dad and fiancee coldly discussed his dying autistic son’s condition, never called for help after boy fell on frigid garage floor
The New York Daily News
1/26/2020

Sylmar High becomes Olympic venue, thanks to LAUSD's Young Athletes program
Daily News
1/25/2020

We Rock The Spectrum is coming to the Harrisburg area
Patriot-News
1/24/2020

Special Olympics Basketball Clinic encourages inclusion, peer bonding
Joplin Globe
1/24/2020

Daniel Urie: We Rock The Spectrum sensory-friendly kids gym opening in the Harrisburg area
Patriot-News
1/24/2020

This 13-year-old loves Pitbull and Shakira, but he needs more than that to help him walk
Miami Herald
1/23/2020

Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting Jan. 21
The Gazette
1/22/2020

Scott Maxwell: Disabled families in Florida fear cuts -- for good reason
Orlando Sentinel
1/22/2020

Teens’ club aims to brighten future for classmates with autism
Hartford Courant
1/20/2020

Pittsburg, Joplin to host fundraising events to benefit Special Olympic athletes
Joplin Globe
1/20/2020

Newport News police program seeks to improve officers’ interactions with people with autism
Daily Press
1/16/2020

Donegal school board votes to lower costs while maintaining services
Intelligencer Journal
1/15/2020

Annual Autism Bowl held at Chacko's in Wilkes-Barre
The Citizens' Voice
1/13/2020

Local teen nationally recognized for autism self-advocacy
Times-Tribune
1/12/2020

Friendship front and center at Special Olympics basketball tournament
Goshen News
1/12/2020

BU public talks resume next week
The Brandon Sun
1/11/2020

Ropin' Dreams honors 9-year-old
Odessa American
1/10/2020

Asperger’s Are Us, Parv & Pudi kick off two weeks of laughs at Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival
Chicago Tribune
1/10/2020

Pin Down duals a special event
Courier-Tribune
1/9/2020

Even with a court order, families struggle to find services for developmentally disabled adults: ‘We have great programs, you just can’t get into them.’
Chicago Tribune
1/8/2020

Special Olympics Team Alberta alpine skiers to train at Caynon Ski Hill
Red Deer Advocate
1/8/2020

Teen with autism and his mom open thrift shop in Lone Tree
Gazette
1/7/2020

Chuck E. Cheese offers Sunday fun for children with autism
Augusta Chronicle
1/6/2020

Bride’s choice of groomsman brings back painful memories
The Daily Record
1/5/2020

Nearly 300 turn out for autism awareness benefit
Daily Item
1/5/2020

Newport News police program seeks to improve officers' interactions with people with autism
Daily Press
1/4/2020

17-year-old Highland Park boy with nonverbal autism blogs to reach others like him: ‘People need to stop underestimating us’
Chicago Tribune
1/3/2020

'Forever home' for autistic adults ready for residents in Orleans
Cape Cod Times
1/3/2020

Elkhart County to host statewide Special Olympics
The Truth
1/3/2020

Two Port Alberni bowling teams headed to Special Olympics nationals
Alberni Valley Times
1/1/2020

Pinball with a purpose: Delray arcade launches gala to benefit disabled adults
Palm Beach Post
12/31/2019

Living their dreams: Special Olympics to perform in EKU halftime show
Richmond Register
12/31/2019

ArtSparks makes dancing joyful, inclusive for Akron children with disabilities
Akron Beacon Journal
12/30/2019

Hosemann Family Autism Foundation awards scholarships to 27 Mississippi teachers
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
12/30/2019

In Wis., people with disabilities can direct own medical funding
Star Tribune
12/29/2019

Unsung Hero: Alicia Hopkins defies odds, advocates for those with disabilities
Akron Beacon Journal
12/28/2019

Despite loss to AMSA, Stags are off to a good start
Telegram & Gazette
12/27/2019

Opening nears for Orleans housing for autistic adults
Cape Cod Times
12/27/2019

Lakeville couple create enduring book club for people with autism
Star Tribune
12/27/2019

He's UNC's DC. He's a father of two, including a son with autism. Meet Jay Bateman.
News & Observer
12/26/2019

Cops 4 Kids With Autism Toy Drive
Norwalk Reflector
12/24/2019

Joplin woman charged with having sexual contact with student
Joplin Globe
12/23/2019