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Who Should Speak For The Disability Community? - Think Inclusive

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But as disabled children grow older, if they can communicate effectively in any way, then the primary goal should be to embrace the child's form of communication, working with them to develop their own voice for advocacy.
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Anti-R Word Campaign spreads language awareness - The Scribe

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Anti-R Word Campaign spreads language awareness
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In addition, there will be an opportunity for students to volunteer to help children with mental disabilities play baseball on April 27.
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Fair aims to raise awareness for autism - The Saratogian

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Fair aims to raise awareness for autism
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Saratoga's third annual Autism Awareness Information Fair, which takes place from noon to 3 p.m. April 27 at the City Center, will help and will entertain visiting children as well.
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No regrets: Clovis mom feels having two children with autism 'a blessing' - Clovis News Journal

No regrets: Clovis mom feels having two children with autism 'a blessing' - Clovis News Journal | Awareness For Disabled Children | Scoop.it
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No regrets: Clovis mom feels having two children with autism 'a blessing'
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He was initially enrolled in therapy for children with developmental disabilities. His mother, Mary ...
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ARC to host Disability Film Festival - Lynchburg News and Advance

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ARC to host Disability Film Festival
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Sprout Films allows agencies to purchase and use the films to spread awareness and education and to raise funds.
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Macquarie Fields mum's plea for sports for children with special needs - The Daily Telegraph

Macquarie Fields mum's plea for sports for children with special needs - The Daily Telegraph | Awareness For Disabled Children | Scoop.it
Macquarie Fields mum's plea for sports for children with special needs The Daily Telegraph “I want to raise awareness — especially as it is coming up to April, Autism Awareness Month — that there is such a need for sports for children with autism...
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Developmental Disability Awareness Month Brings Advocacy to the Forefront- A ... - PR Web (press release)

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Forbes A Few Things To Keep In Mind About The CDC's New Report On Autism Forbes The health and education records of 8-year-old children in 11 states – Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Maryland, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina,...
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Talking Point: How would you cope with a child who has special needs? - Huddersfield Examiner

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Talking Point: How would you cope with a child who has special needs?
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"Karina Sings": A Concert Bringing Awareness Surrounding Special Needs ... - PR.com (press release)

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GUEST COLUMN: Down Syndrome children – Masters of joy - Wicked Local Easton

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GUEST COLUMN: Down Syndrome children – Masters of joy
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He didn't have Down Syndrome but had developmental disabilities. When he was born — my world stopped. Would he walk, talk, play ...
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Autism Awareness Month: 3 Key Planning Steps for Parents of Special Needs ... - STLtoday.com

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A child's decline, a mother's ordeal - USA TODAY

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A child's decline, a mother's ordeal
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And while there are clinics that provide coordinated treatment for children with other serious illnesses, there is no such area clinic for degenerative diseases of the central nervous system, said Dr.
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Kids with physical disabilities just want to be kids: focus of Easter Seals ... - DigitalJournal.com

Kids with physical disabilities just want to be kids: focus of Easter Seals ...
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Neenah family eyes a service dog as they look for answers for young boy with ... - The Oshkosh Northwestern

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Neenah family eyes a service dog as they look for answers for young boy with ...
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It's the last of three events held in April, which is Autism Awareness Month. Since the family has reached its donation ...
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Runner helps those with Down syndrome - The Tennessean

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Runner helps those with Down syndrome
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It's fitting, then, that for nearly a decade, she has chosen an athletic way to support literacy and intellectual disabilities.
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Autism Awareness And Summer Fun For Special Kids In Appalachian Ohio - WOUB

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Autism Awareness And Summer Fun For Special Kids In Appalachian Ohio
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This means summer break poses an extreme challenge for parents and caregivers of children with autism or any other developmental disabilities.
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Raising Awareness as Autism Diagnoses Increase - Flathead Beacon

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Raising Awareness as Autism Diagnoses Increase
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The CDC works with families in western Montana whose kids are at risk for developmental delays or have diagnosed developmental disabilities.
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Lake Wales Woman Works to Raise Ms. Wheelchair Awareness - The Ledger

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Lake Wales Woman Works to Raise Ms. Wheelchair Awareness
The Ledger
Yet Shari Wilson-Williams has found that even among the community of people with disabilities, many have never heard of the Ms. Wheelchair Florida Pageant.
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Down Syndrome League holds butterfly release (w/video) - Victoria Advocate

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Victoria Advocate Down Syndrome League holds butterfly release (w/video) Victoria Advocate The release is part of an international awareness effort this month geared toward spreading the word that children with Down syndrome can be raised at home...
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Autism Rates Rising: Why? - Guardian Liberty Voice

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Autism Rates Rising: Why?
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New harness helps children with disabilities walk - Wicked Local

New harness helps children with disabilities walk - Wicked Local | Awareness For Disabled Children | Scoop.it
New harness helps children with disabilities walk
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She said when he was two years old, doctors told her Rotam had no conscious awareness of his legs. "That was an incredibly difficult thing for a mother to hear," Elnatan said.
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Autism may begin during pregnancy; rates soar, study says - Wicked Local Arlington

Autism may begin during pregnancy; rates soar, study says - Wicked Local Arlington | Awareness For Disabled Children | Scoop.it
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Autism may begin during pregnancy; rates soar, study says
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While the huge jump might be startling, the CDC also says this increase reflects better awareness and more accurate diagnoses.
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Sumter moms bond over children's disabilities - Sumter Item

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Sumter moms bond over children's disabilities
Sumter Item
March is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month as well as Developmental Disability Awareness Month.
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Dearth of doctors to treat autism (April 2 is Autism Awareness Day) - Business Standard

Dearth of doctors to treat autism (April 2 is Autism Awareness Day)
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Sparsh trains autistic children and even those with other disability to help them become part of mainstream schools.
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In My Shoes: Second-graders get lessons in empathy for children with disabilities - The Commercial Dispatch

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In My Shoes: Second-graders get lessons in empathy for children with disabilities
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The hands-on exercise was part of In My Shoes, a Junior Auxiliary of Columbus service project for more than a decade.
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