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Lego League teens create app for children with autism – w/video
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Lego League teens create app for children with autism – w/video

Ames, Iowa --- Young teens in Ames created an app to help children on the autism spectrum for the Iowa For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology Lego League championship. The competition, which was themed "World Class: Learning Unleashed", feat...
Grants Awarded for the Autism Science Foundation in New York
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Grants Awarded for the Autism Science Foundation in New York

The Autism Science Foundation, New York - is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and funding autism research. The Autism Science Foundation now has a limited number of grants to offer to parents who have children on the autistic spectrum a...
Family win legal case against state of Ohio to provide autism therapy for son
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Family win legal case against state of Ohio to provide autism therapy for son

Cincinnati -- Robert and Holly Young's legal victory will serve good to many families who have children on the autism spectrum in the state of Ohio. After filing charges against the Ohio State Department in 2012, the Youngs have been awarded $142,000 as a set...
Vile arsonist destroy autistic boy’s Christmas dream
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Vile arsonist destroy autistic boy’s Christmas dream

Manchester, UK- Cowardly arsonists have destroyed an autistic boy's dream Christmas present of a sensory play house in the garden, by maliciously setting fire to it. Seven year old Harvey Ratcliffe is severely autistic, and parents Fiona and Wesley had save...
A Little Boy’s Wish for His Autistic Big Brother to Talk
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A Little Boy’s Wish for His Autistic Big Brother to Talk

 Cathy Jameson contributing editor of Age of Autism shares Little Buddy's wish of wanting his older brother Roman to talk. Little buddy is 9 and Roman 11. Cathy explains how she found a note written by Little Buddy in her office. The note said ‘I would te...
Anna Kennedy Online Launch Petition for More Consistency Within the NHS in Regards to Autism Diagnosis
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Anna Kennedy Online Launch Petition for More Consistency Within the NHS in Regards to Autism Diagnosis

Anna Kennedy Online - launch the petition 'Department of Health: Consistency within the NHS when diagnosing an autism spectrum condition and Asperger Syndrome.' Dec 21 The recent survey carried out by Anna Kennedy Online, Autism Diagnosis Survey in the ...
New Survey Highlights Autistic Children Face a High Level of Bullying in Hertfordshire Schools
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New Survey Highlights Autistic Children Face a High Level of Bullying in Hertfordshire Schools

The Hertfordshire branch of the National Autistic Society (HARC) Hertfordshire, UK - survey carried out in the local area asked parents their opinions about school provision for their autistic children. The Comet 24 reports that: "59 per cent of respondents ...
A New National Education Diagnostic and Assessment Centre to Open in Abuja, Nigeria.
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A New National Education Diagnostic and Assessment Centre to Open in Abuja, Nigeria.

The Federal Government has begun construction on the new National Education Diagnostic and Assessment Centre in Abuja, Nigeria. The Centre will be used for the early referral and identification of children with special needs including children on the autist...