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ASTEP- Asperger Syndrome Training & Employment Partnership provide services for the autism community
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ASTEP- Asperger Syndrome Training & Employment Partnership provide services for the autism community

New York — ASTEP — We recently shared a press release about the services that ASTEP (Asperger Syndrome Training & Employment Partnership) provides for the autism community. Founded in 2010, the organization has helped many companies in the hiring of indivi...
iPS cells taken from children with autism may lead to new treatments
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iPS cells taken from children with autism may lead to new treatments

San Diego -- A study conducted by neuroscientists at the University of California-San Diego may have found a strategy that could possibly pave the way for treatments of children in the autism spectrum. The study, headed by Alysson Muotri, was conducted with...
Starbucks opens its 100th store in Singapore  and supports adults with autism into employment
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Starbucks opens its 100th store in Singapore and supports adults with autism into employment

Starbucks, Singapore - opened its 100th store in Singapore at Fullerton Waterboat House on Valentine's Day, Friday Feb 14. The global coffee chain have hired 6 clients from the Autism Resource Centre (ARC). The article in The Straits Times reports th...
Help for Autistic Young People to Find Work in the Events Industry
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Help for Autistic Young People to Find Work in the Events Industry

JW Marriott Grosvenor House Hotel, London - A project which was launched to help young adults who are on the autistic spectrum to find work in the events industry will be holding its second fundraising event on Jan 27. HelmsBriscoe will be raising funds for...
Girl With Special Needs Starts A Thriving Business Based on an Inability to Read with Video
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Girl With Special Needs Starts A Thriving Business Based on an Inability to Read with Video

Autism Daily Newscast loves to be able to report good news stories and so when this showed up on... where else but the Good News Network!  Scroll down to the bottom and watch the video which explains this uplifting story the best. An Australian woman who was b...
House of Blooms Gives Students with Special-Needs Job Training
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House of Blooms Gives Students with Special-Needs Job Training

The holidays are here, and the students enrolled in the transition program at Lincoln-Way East High School in Frankfort, Illinois are working hard. They started growing poinsettias from rooted cuttings back in August. The students were involved in all aspects ...
G.R.O.W.E.R.S.  Inc. Offers Training, Employment, to Adults with Disabilities
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G.R.O.W.E.R.S. Inc. Offers Training, Employment, to Adults with Disabilities

G.R.O.W.E.R.S., Inc. is a horticultural center in Wallingford, Connecticut, that provides education, employment opportunities, and therapy for adults with physical and developmental disabilities. Their name stands for Growing Real Opportunities With Education ...
Young man with Autism appeals to Obama for access to higher education, finds own way
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Young man with Autism appeals to Obama for access to higher education, finds own way

Billy Pagoni is a 21 year-old man with severe autism who dreams of becoming a sous chef. His parents searched for a program that could accommodate his special needs, but were unsuccessful. In April, 2012, Billy posted a video to his Facebook account to share...