Jakarta autism center’s operations put to a halt by legalities

Jakarta, Indonesia — An autism center launched barely a year ago was forced to stop its operations due to a failure on the government’s part to come up with the signed papers which are reportedly vital to the center’s continued functioning. The center, located in Cipayung, East Jakarta, is run by the Jakarta Social Affairs […]

Gated community forces closure of autism center in Malaysia

PETALING, JAYA- A woman whose dream was to open an autism center in a gated community in Cheras was forced to move out. The new autism center had only been open for five days. Autism Consultancy founder Charlene Marie Samuel was forced to close her doors by the Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the gated community. […]

Utah Valley University to open an autism center – w/video

Orem, Utah — As a state with the second-highest number of autism diagnosis in the U.S., Utah is in bad need of resources that would help cater to the needs of the growing number of children with autism. At its current rank, one out of 54 children in Utah is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder […]

Autism facility wins business excellence award

Staatsburg, NY – A local social services nonprofit organization has been presented with a business excellence award. The Anderson Center is an unlikely winner of an award that is sponsored by the Duchess County Economic Development Corp. However officials cite the organization’s dramatic growth as its reason for granting the group the top honour. The […]

New Autism Center set up for the poor

Lumintang field, Denpasar, Indonesia – The Denpasar administration have started operations on its newly established autism center (PLA), it’s priority is to serve underprivileged people. The autism center is one of 20 that the central government intends to build. PLA coordinator I Nyoman Handika said that the construction and equipment cost Rp 3 billion (US$259,034) […]