News Archive

Listed below are the last 100 news headlines posted to The Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities. You can also use the search box to find archived news headlines by keyword.

Allegedly beaten and sent to isolation after epileptic seizure, a Florida prisoner sues
Miami Herald
8/22/2019

Boy to present 'Jaws of Life' to Plymouth fire station today
The Citizens' Voice
8/22/2019

Family of 12-year-old disabled child files claim against Manteca Unified, county office
Record
8/22/2019

Autism counselling centre could be coming to Agassiz
Agassiz Observer
8/21/2019

Volusia schools must find a workable plan for autism-related meltdowns | LETTERS
News-Journal
8/21/2019

Howie Meeker Golf Classic helping Special Olympians realize dreams
Campbell River Mirror
8/20/2019

Bradenton family battles Harbour Walk HOA
The Herald-Tribune
8/20/2019

Carlsbad firm tests hiring program for workers with autism
San Diego Union-Tribune
8/19/2019

'Craft and cornhole' fundraiser raises money for Special Olympics
Times West Virginian
8/18/2019

OUR VIEW: Volusia students with autism need help, not trauma
News-Journal
8/18/2019

Autism diagnosis as adults Learning to cope later in life includes different challenges
Maryland Gazette
8/17/2019

Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting Aug. 16
The Gazette
8/17/2019

Carroll County cops to shout from the rooftops, in support of Special Olympics
Carroll County Times
8/16/2019

Triangle companies start opening doors and opportunities for autistic workers
News & Observer
8/16/2019

Caregiver recognized as 2019 Bryant True Hero
Florida Times-Union
8/15/2019

Vernon Tim Hortons makes autistic boy's day: mother
Vernon Morning Star
8/15/2019

Rock County switches Birth to 3 vendor, fueling concerns about service reduction
Janesville Gazette
8/15/2019

Special needs tourist gets surprise Florida beach ride
Palm Beach Post
8/14/2019

Motionball Kelowna calling for new participants, hosting fundraiser
Kelowna Capital News
8/14/2019

Mansfield mom launched program to teach children about their special needs classmates
The Patriot Ledger
8/14/2019

Adaptive yoga aimed at those with disability, mobility restrictions | Live Well
Gazette
8/13/2019

Program for children with autism to teach communication, social skills
The Shawnee News-Star
8/13/2019

Local doctors explain medical myths
Odessa American
8/12/2019

Everyone's welcome, inclusion festival rolls out the welcome mat for all abilities
Times-Tribune
8/12/2019

A spectrum of learning
Daily Gazette
8/12/2019

Children with special health needs have a carefree day in the Newport surf
Daily Pilot
8/12/2019

Yuba-Sutter hosts special olympics softball tourney
Appeal-Democrat
8/11/2019

Bike camp teaches local children with disabilities how to ride
Observer-Dispatch
8/10/2019

Autism in Education: Getting Past the Bad Days
News-Journal
8/10/2019

Sunderland Foundation Awards $1.1M grant to Truman for autism center
Kirksville Daily Express
8/10/2019

Diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder as adults, those learning to cope later in life face different challenges than kids
Chicago Tribune
8/9/2019

Search underway for autistic boy missing from YMCA camp, South Carolina cops say
State
8/9/2019

Will allowing granny flats and tiny houses help solve Lexington's housing crunch?
Lexington Herald-Leader
8/9/2019

Columbia coffee shop is shutting its doors
State
8/7/2019

Missing autistic child found at eatery
Daily Messenger
8/6/2019

Their children have autism. They want the state to alert motorists
Buffalo News
8/4/2019

Eastern grad pens quirky kids' book
The Chronicle
8/4/2019

Catholic churches begin sensory-friendly masses
Dayton Daily News
8/3/2019

Relay4Autism expected to draw more than 1,000 participants
Times
8/2/2019

Crystal Evans fights for equal access on the South Shore
The Patriot Ledger
8/1/2019

Prospect Center's Special Olympics competition puts students in spotlight
Post-Star
8/1/2019

A virtual reality program hopes to help kids with autism interact with police; You may be paying too much in property taxes
Philadelphia Inquirer
7/30/2019

Lockport women beats challenges to train dogs
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
7/28/2019

Edmonds boy with cerebral palsy inspires inclusive playground
The Daily Herald
7/27/2019

STEM program reaching out to high-functioning children with autism
Buffalo News
7/27/2019

Caring for adults with disabilities 24/7 just got easier with new Turlock program
Modesto Bee
7/26/2019

House passes Doyle bill authorizing $1B in autism funding
Beaver County Times
7/25/2019

New Margate Cares program aims to improve police encounters for people with autism
South Florida Sun Sentinel
7/25/2019

Law enforcement agencies to offer Project Lifesaver
The Leavenworth Times
7/24/2019

‘Alternative Baseball’ club swings into Gaston
Gaston Gazette
7/24/2019

Washington Township man behind new sensory-friendly space at Pittsburgh airport
Valley News-Dispatch
7/24/2019

ADHD & Autism Psychological Services buys Syracuse property for more than $1M
The Business Journal
7/23/2019

Mother files federal ADA complaint on Thompson Park playground
Watertown Daily Times
7/23/2019

Margate police join Autism outreach program
South Florida Sun Sentinel
7/23/2019

Virginia Symphony Orchestra gets $80,000 grant to hold sensory-friendly concerts
Virginian-Pilot
7/23/2019

Knock Knock Children's Museum makes room for everyone with its Play 4 All program
The Advocate
7/22/2019

How do the most vulnerable Philly teens get to college? This program helps them reach higher.
Philadelphia Inquirer
7/22/2019

Easter Seals club brings youth together
Moultrie Observer
7/21/2019

ACCESS+ABILITY
Pittsburgh City Paper
7/20/2019

Autism support center opens in city
Standard-Speaker
7/19/2019

Debate goes on about nutrition and autism in Maple Ridge
Maple Ridge News
7/19/2019

Bill Kirby Jr.: Kirby: Mom says Fayetteville school for autistic children a 'life-changer' for son
Fayetteville Observer
7/19/2019

Comic-Con 2019: Service animals are superheroes at the convention (and they cosplay)
Orange County Register
7/19/2019

Middletown coffee shop to host arcade night for those on autism spectrum
The Middletown Press
7/18/2019

When do children really 'have' ADHD or autism?; Living With Children
Capital
7/18/2019

Central Florida Zoo helps children with autism and other sensory needs
Orlando Sentinel
7/18/2019

Ormond Beach girl wins award for inspiring team
News-Journal
7/17/2019

A pair of autistic placekickers square off in Allentown and prove anything is possible with a step forward
Morning Call
7/17/2019

2019 Cubby Chase set for July 27
Daily Messenger
7/16/2019

Fact-check: Did a study show that 70% of veterans who committed suicide had THC in their system?
Austin American-Statesman
7/15/2019

Study Campbell cited doesn't seem to exist
Austin American-Statesman
7/15/2019

UCP students first Boilermaker 'better' than expected
Observer-Dispatch
7/14/2019

Comox Valley Special Olympics not just a once-a-year event
Comox Valley Record
7/12/2019

Event makes fair sensory friendly
Jacksonville Journal-Courier
7/12/2019

Cepeda: Drop the demand to 'speak English'
Austin American-Statesman
7/12/2019

Young golfers learn the ins, outs of the sport
Florida Times-Union
7/11/2019

Prison outreach program holds banquet, preps to aid Special Olympics
Daily Item
7/11/2019

A baseball team for special needs athletes is coming to Macon. The group needs your help.
Macon Telegraph
7/10/2019

New Mexico governor puts forward plan to address disability waitlist
The Santa Fe New Mexican
7/10/2019

Evanston's Aaron Holzmueller hasn't let cerebral palsy keep him from competing as a college runner. And he has his eyes on a future Paralympic Games.
Chicago Tribune
7/10/2019

Mom, son seek help with reunion trip
Tribune-Star
7/9/2019

Putnam County high school graduating class falls silent so autistic fellow student can receive diploma
The New York Daily News
7/9/2019

UCF researchers find link between processed foods and autism
Orlando Sentinel
7/8/2019

Special needs student now an expert -- and a competitor -- at folding pizza boxes
Eagle-Tribune
7/8/2019

Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting July 5
The Gazette
7/6/2019

Mozingo benefit at Rebekah Park today
Greensburg Daily News
7/6/2019

Teen with Asperger's to sing national anthem
High Point Enterprise
7/5/2019

Olympian to join Thursday's Firecracker fundraiser race in La Crosse
La Crosse Tribune
7/4/2019

'Helping Hands' at John Wayne Airport reaches out to travelers with autism, dementia and other cognitive disabilities
Orange County Register
7/4/2019

Geisinger awarded $8.5M to study genetics of mental health
Standard-Speaker
7/2/2019

Indiana Special Olympics provides 50 years of fellowship, acceptance
Herald Bulletin
7/2/2019

NYU dentists want to redefine care for patients with disabilities
AM New York
7/2/2019

Sweet treats for Autism Speaks
Register-Guard
7/2/2019

Lozenski, Hermann honored at Kansas Summer Games
The Leavenworth Times
7/1/2019

Geisinger awarded $8.5M to study genetics of mental health
Republican Herald
7/1/2019

'Radically Inclusive' project gives career training to young artists with autism
San Diego Union-Tribune
6/30/2019

Autism study participants sought and other metro health news
The Advocate
6/29/2019

Red Deer-area father says the province is not taking his son's autism seriously
Red Deer Advocate
6/29/2019

Piecing it Together: Single mom opens Wareham store for folks with autism and those who love them
The Standard Times
6/29/2019

CentralReach Acquires Pathfinder Health Innovations
NJBIZ
6/28/2019