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Indian Institute develops low-cost devices designed to help children with autism
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Indian Institute develops low-cost devices designed to help children with autism

Ahmedabad, India --- Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Ghandinagar (IIT-Gn) have developed low-cost devices designed to help children on the autism spectrum overcome setbacks stemming from their condition. Researchers at the institute were abl...
Health experts in India demand more inclusive school policies for students with autism
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Health experts in India demand more inclusive school policies for students with autism

India - Parents of children with autism are speaking out regarding the lack of inclusive special education policies and accommodations that currently exist within the country's school system. Many of them including P. Malar, are often forced to bring their ...
Mumbai – Forum for Autism form committee to monitor schools with special needs children
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Mumbai – Forum for Autism form committee to monitor schools with special needs children

Mumbai, India -- Forum for Autism (FFA) in India has formed a committee to keep an eye on schools with special needs children. According to the forum, there have been several incidents of teachers resorting to corporal punishment, as well as psychological abus...
Saima Wazed Hossain wins award from  World Health Organization for fight against Autism
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Saima Wazed Hossain wins award from World Health Organization for fight against Autism

BANGLADESH - Saima Wazed Hossain has won an award from the World Health Organization (WHO) for her continued work and contributions to the fight against autism and neuro-development disorders. She will be honored with this first time, World Health Organiza...
Indian Tollywood’s Heroes Shivaji Raja and Srikanth spread autism awareness
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Indian Tollywood’s Heroes Shivaji Raja and Srikanth spread autism awareness

Andhra Pradesh, India - 2nd April, better known as World Autism Awareness Day, saw multiple million dollar grants being given around the world but numerous more humble and heartfelt initiatives too were taken all across the world. One such autism awareness d...