Old school gives new life to children with Autism

Inkstir, Michigan – Baylor Elementary School in Inkster was closed in 2013, It has now reopened and has become the new home for a county-wide autistic program which is run by the Garden City Public School. It now has the new name of, The Burger Baylor Center for Students with Autism. Garden City Public School […]

Community help buy ELF bike for teen with Autism

Steinbach MANITOBA –   Braiden Krahn, 19, has had the support of his local community in helping him to become more independent.  Braiden who is on the autistic spectrum,  has never learned to drive and cannot ride a bike. However, with the help of the local community in Steinbach, Braiden now has the independence he has […]

Broward deputies reunite therapy dog with six year old autistic girl

BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Broward Sheriffs Office went on an immediate search for a missing French Bulldog named Sampson after they received a 911 call about the missing dog.  Sampson. lovingly known as Sammy, is a therapy dog for Madeline, a six year old girl with autism. The dog went missing from heir home after […]

Autism Assistance Dog Found

Castleconnell, Ireland.– Autism Assistance Dog Toby, a mix of Bernese Mountain Dog and a Beagle, disappeared last Sunday in front of his owner Nicola Meskell’s home in Castleconnell Ireland. In a public statement she asked for the dog to be returned to her safely so it can resume it’s duties of helping her 21-year-old son […]

Giant Step, A Non Profit Organization Train First Responders and General Public About Autism

LISLE, ILLINOIS – With the Center for Disease Control showing one in 68 children are now reported to be on the autism spectrum, there is a great need to educate the public. Persons on the autism spectrum have a wide range of communication, social and intellectual issues. Giant Steps, a not-for-profit organization in Lisle is […]

4th Annual TASB Cut-A-Thon Raises Money for Autism

Cartersville,GA – Hairstylists from The Association of Stylists and Barbers (TASB) will be offering deep-discounted prices for cuts and styles this weekend, with their 4th Annual TASB Cut-A-Thon  for Autism to raise money for autism. All proceeds will go Autism Speaks and other autism organizations. The event will have  stylists and barbers working together in order […]

Child with Autism Gets Beloved Stolen iPad Back

Madison, AL – 4th grader Joshua Wortham got his prized iPad back after it had been stolen from him many weeks ago. This was with the help of Apple software and Madison Police Sargent, Drew Westrope.  AL.com interviewed Joushua’s mother Rebecca, to get the skinny and found out that this iPad was not just a […]

Mixed Martial Arts Fighters Form Global Organization – Fighting for Autism

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI– Mixed Martial Arts fighters from around the word are promoting Autism Spectrum Disorders by holding fight events. Fighting For Autism is a worldwide organization looking to make a global impact. Not only is there a local presence in all the communities which hold events, Fighting for Autism has a worldwide presence.  Its […]

Anna Kennedy OBE – Opens West of Scotland Autism and Asperger Centre

Dunbarton , Glasgow – The West of Scotland Autism and Asperger Centre was officially opened on Friday August 8 by Anna Kennedy OBE. An article in the Clydebank Post told of how the support group, the Vale of Leven Autism and Aspergers Forum (VOLAAF), that is run by parents for parents of children with autism […]

Restaurant ‘fix’ a cheeseburger for young girl with autism

Midvale, Utah, Chilli’s Bar and Grill – Arianna Hill, 7 has autism. When taken to Chilli’s Bar and Grill for her favorite meal, a cheeseburger, she would not  touch it, as it had been cut in half, to her the cheeseburger was broken, The Blaze reports. Anna Kaye MacLean explained in a Facebook post that […]