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Fundraising father takes to sleeping rough to raise money for autism
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Fundraising father takes to sleeping rough to raise money for autism

Carmarthenshire, UK - After his son Jack was diagnosed with autism last month, Tom Nasmyth-Shaw, 29 from Ffos Las in Carmarthenshire, South Wales, decided he wanted to raise money for autism charities. But instead of deciding on a sponsored walk, or a skydive,...
Children in Yorkshire, UK waiting too long for therapy
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Children in Yorkshire, UK waiting too long for therapy

Yorkshire UK -  Children referred to paediatricians in North Yorkshire are being made to wait in excess of NHS guideline waiting times in parts of North Yorkshire. 245 children are currently listed for assessment 180 of which have exceeded the three month w...
Thousands of individuals with autism are being cared for in “inappropraite” hosiptals, leaked NHS inquiry finds
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Thousands of individuals with autism are being cared for in “inappropraite” hosiptals, leaked NHS inquiry finds

NHS, UK - A leaked report by the NHS details that thousands of people with autism and other learning difficulties are in "inappropriate hospitals" instead of being allowed to live within their own community or at home. Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS En...

Leading Autism Diagnosis Survey says NHS still not doing enough to shorten Autism diagnosis times

Wednesday Feb 5, Anna Kennedy OBE and Austin Hughes, Senior Officer from Anna Kennedy Online, met with Dept. of Health officials to discuss the findings of their recent Autism Diagnosis Survey in the UK results. We reported on this on Feb 4. Anna Kenned...