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ASkate Skateboarding Event for Children with Autism in Paris
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ASkate Skateboarding Event for Children with Autism in Paris

Music blared and families were everywhere with their children eagerly awaiting their turn to hop on a skateboard at the Askate skateboarding event at the Vans Showdown in Parc de la Vilette on August 31. After speaking  with founder Crys Worley, Autism News...
French mother concedes hunger strike for Autistic daughter after 15 days
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French mother concedes hunger strike for Autistic daughter after 15 days

We have been following closely the hunger strike started on July 9 by French mother Jacqueline Tiarti as a crusade against the French government's preference for medical treatment for children and individuals with Autism. On July 23, after 15 days of st...
Petition started for French Mother Hunger striking for Autism treatment
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Petition started for French Mother Hunger striking for Autism treatment

As reported earlier, an online petition has been started on behalf of French mother Jacqueline Tiarti. Ms Tiarti, who has now been on hunger strike for 15 days addresses her heartfelt plea in an open letter to the President of the French Republic. Ms Tiarti...
Germany takes a Leadership Stance in Employing people on the Autism Spectrum
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Germany takes a Leadership Stance in Employing people on the Autism Spectrum

Autism is a disability which is caused due to the mutilation of the development of the brain or the central nervous system. The characteristic of an autistic person is that they have difficulty in social interactions but they are exceptionally good in specific...
Irish government set to publish plan for individuals with autism
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Irish government set to publish plan for individuals with autism

Dublin --- The government of Ireland will soon be publishing its comprehensive plan for individuals with autism in the country. The plan will lay down details on how different sectors of the Irish government will be taking part on the nation's efforts to addr...
Child with autism refused entry in Ikea’s playground – again
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Child with autism refused entry in Ikea’s playground – again

Dortmund, Germany --- A mother of a five-year-old with autism was left outraged after the staff of Ikea's Dortmund branch in Germany refused to let him in at the establishment's play area. Bianca Amanzada was planning to leave her son, Alyschah-Paul, at Ikea'...
Interview with Samuel Toth – co-founder of Auti-mate, the online video game that develops strengths and talents of those with autism
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Interview with Samuel Toth – co-founder of Auti-mate, the online video game that develops strengths and talents of those with autism

Auti-mate - is a Budapest based start-up that develops talent discovery and development video games for children with autism. Auti-mate.com will host a collection of games that will cover a wide spectrum of autistic savant skills, such as visual analytic sk...