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Mother to camp outside European Court of Human Rights over lack of support for children with autism
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Mother to camp outside European Court of Human Rights over lack of support for children with autism

Istanbul, Turkey -- A woman has vowed to camp outside the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in an effort to draw attention to the difficulties children with autism are facing in Turkey. Sedef Erken has previously revealed plans to file a petition at the of...
States ranked according to Access to Justice for people with disabilities
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States ranked according to Access to Justice for people with disabilities

New York -- The National Center for Access to Justice has conducted a series of reviews wherein the states were ranked according to their justice system's accessibility to people with disabilities. The reviews, collectively called the "Justice Index", ranke...
UPDATE – Olley Edwards on Autism Women Matter and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Part 2
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UPDATE – Olley Edwards on Autism Women Matter and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Part 2

This is a guest post by Olley Edwards. November 6 2014 Autism Women Matter flew out to Geneva to take part in the Beijing +20 Review. Autism Women Matter  with many professionals who are in a position to help the voices, needs and equality of women and girl...
UPDATE – Olley Edwards on Autism Women Matter and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Part 1
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UPDATE – Olley Edwards on Autism Women Matter and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Part 1

This is a guest post by Olley Edwards November 6 2014 Autism Women Matter flew out to Geneva to take part in the Beijing +20 Review. Autism Women Matter  with many professionals who are in a position to help the voices, needs and equality of women and girls...
Autism Speaks partners with Sesame Street to promote autism awareness
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Autism Speaks partners with Sesame Street to promote autism awareness

The Ruscil family - Tracey Ruscil, is a mother of three young children, two of whom are twins. Her twin sons, AJ and Garrett aged 4 are featured in a Sesame Street film "What my family wants you to know about autism," with their sister, Angelina, 6. The ini...