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Vivint Gives Back Is Making The World A Safer Place For Children With Autism

This guest Q&A is with Holly Mero-Bench, Director of Vivint Gives Back. Holly writes "As a founding member and director of Vivint Gives Back, Vivint Smart Home’s charitable foundation, I lead an ambitious corporate social [...]

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Mom Writes Children’s Book On Autism To Help Children Understand Her Son

This is my review of blogger Mandy Farmer’s new book I Like Dinosaurs Too! which you can purchase now on Amazon here. Would you like me to write a review of your next book/product for my [...]

By |July 8th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mom Writes Children’s Book On Autism To Help Children Understand Her Son

11-Year-Old Boy With Autism Drowns In Neighbor’s Pool

Madou Ba, an 11-year-old boy with autism drowned in his neighbor’s swimming pool in Northern Kentucky. Madou ventured outside of his family’s home and it was about 20 minutes before they realized he was missing. [...]

By |July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

10-Year-Old Gives Powerful Speech At School About Having Autism

This guest post is by Conor Miranda who wrote this speech to read at his elementary school for Autism Awareness Week in April, 2018. Erin Garland, the inclusion specialist at Conor’s school, hosts this autism [...]

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Dad Instead Of Birthday Gifts Asks For Donations To Raise Money For Autism

My dad who has supported me during my journey from severe nonverbal autism to today being a professional speaker wrote on Facebook... "For my 70th birthday this year, I'm asking for donations to my son [...]

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‘Screaming Bucket’ Placed Over Head Of Boy With Autism; Parents Sue School District

Unacceptable. Can't believe anyone would think this would be ok. I’m stunned to hear of the news of Steven Keske, a 7-year-old boy with autism & ‘other special needs’ from Illinois had a ‘screaming bucket’ [...]

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