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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.

Hanford celebrates National Autism Awareness Month
The Hanford Sentinel
4/16/2021

Autistic activities director at Plymouth elementary school shows positive side of disorder
Wicked Local Northwest
4/16/2021

EDITORIAL: April is World Autism Month
Comox Valley Record
4/15/2021

Analysis: DOD reported 'flawed' data to Congress about autism therapy
Watertown Daily Times
4/15/2021

Autism Now Division president is mentor, advocate for others on autism spectrum
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
4/14/2021

Comox Library recognizes Autism Awareness Month with presentation by local author
Comox Valley Record
4/14/2021

The X's and O's of autism: Richmond's Stroman shines on the spectrum
Richmond County Daily Journal
4/14/2021

Trader Joe’s enlists app to assist autistic customers
Supermarket News
4/13/2021

Sooke Autism Support Society promotes inclusion and understanding
Goldstream News Gazette
4/12/2021

Hazleton Area schools scheduled return to classes this week
Standard-Speaker
4/12/2021

Interactive learning center for kids with, without autism chosen for service award grant
The Times Telegram
4/12/2021

West Shore families share experience in raising a child with autism
Goldstream News Gazette
4/11/2021

COLUMN: Autism acceptance, not autism awareness
Goldstream News Gazette
4/11/2021

Camp Victory cancels in-person camping for 2021
Daily Item
4/11/2021

Guitars, flies, community ties
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
4/10/2021

Lexington police release body-cam video of autistic teen hit by cruiser
Lexington Herald-Leader
4/10/2021

Sooke author shines light on autism in new children's book
Goldstream News Gazette
4/9/2021

Diner owners with autistic son help Melmark
Andover Townsman
4/9/2021

EDITORIAL: Release the video. Transparency is only way to judge Lexington Police in recent incident.
Lexington Herald-Leader
4/9/2021

Autism Acceptance Month aims to improve understanding of autism spectrum disorders
Tahlequah Daily Press
4/9/2021

COLLABORATION
The Business Journal
4/8/2021

Amplifying autistic voices during World Autism Month
Goldstream News Gazette
4/8/2021

Lawyer for autistic teen struck by Lexington police cruiser wants videos, details released
Lexington Herald-Leader
4/8/2021

New housing community in Conway for adults with autism helping fill major need in SC
Sun News
4/7/2021

Sheriff Robert Maciol discusses initiatives to better assist those with autism
Observer-Dispatch
4/7/2021

Mom shares her daughter's heart-wrenching story: Raises money for Brooklyn's service dog Bridge
Progress-Index
4/6/2021

City, county declare April as Autism Awareness Month
News Courier
4/6/2021

Judge rules Issaquah School District violated federal disabilities law, orders it to pay more than $160,000
Seattle Times
4/5/2021

New Horizons for autism and special needs
100 Mile House Free Press
4/5/2021

Lori Riley: Dick Hoyt pushed his son in races, advocated for inclusion of the disabled, and left behind a wonderful legacy that others have followed
Hartford Courant
4/4/2021

Group looking to add accessible equipment at Betty Macelli Park in Forty Fort
Times Leader
4/4/2021

Aubrey and Luke: Community pitches in to get service dog for 6-year-old with epilepsy
Las Cruces Sun-News
4/3/2021

Celebrating World Autism Awareness Day
Palestine Herald-Press
4/3/2021

Affinity Plus hosts polar plunge fundraiser for special olympics
Bemidji Pioneer
4/2/2021

Man with disabilities accuses Dayton police of misconduct
Dayton Daily News
4/2/2021

Shawnee Pup Pack takes part in inclusive program
The Shawnee News-Star
4/1/2021

Colorado Springs area nonprofit volunteer opportunities list
The Gazette
3/31/2021

Polar Plunge event raises nearly $10,000 for Special Olympics Indiana
Herald-Times
3/31/2021

H.S. FOOTBALL: Scituate's Cadres won't let cerebral palsy keep him from the sport he loves
The Patriot Ledger
3/29/2021

Adults with autism: Wall job school plan aims to keep them from falling off 'the cliff'
Asbury Park Press
3/29/2021

Brandy McDonnell: Creative 'Duets': Artists on and off the autism spectrum team up for new OKC exhibit
Daily Oklahoman
3/28/2021

Special needs Gastonia man reported missing
Gaston Gazette
3/27/2021

OPINION: Mom to mom: The 'R' word hurts
Seattle Times
3/27/2021

Rural Ames-based Cultivating Hope care farm begins programming, continues fundraising for barn
Ames Tribune
3/26/2021

Queens woman looked out for her sons — and when she died, one with autism didn’t know how to survive without her
The New York Daily News
3/26/2021

We Are The Village to raise money for autism awareness with a 5K
Times
3/26/2021

Owensboro man breaks down barriers for Autistic Community
Messenger-Inquirer
3/25/2021

Unity zoning hearing board OKs group home on Primrose Drive
Tribune-Review
3/25/2021

Philadelphia parents of kids with disabilities aren't eligible for the vaccine. But they would be if they lived elsewhere in Pa.
Philadelphia Inquirer
3/24/2021

A Way for Will: Story City couple seeks a cure for their son's rare disease
Ames Tribune
3/24/2021

Baseball league geared toward individuals with developmental disabilities coming to Sherman
Herald Democrat
3/24/2021

Alternative Baseball Organization in search of coaches in mid-Missouri
Moberly Monitor-Index & Democrat
3/24/2021

Torrington parents of children with autism to hold fundraiser at Bad Dog Brewery
The Register Citizen
3/23/2021

Auburn center announces new walk event
The Citizen
3/23/2021

'They love him. That's amazing': Alabama basketball team draws inspiration from Kingston Pettway, assistant coach's son with autism
The Tuscaloosa News
3/22/2021

Alternative Baseball Organization provides outlet for individuals with autism
Norman Transcript
3/21/2021

United Way of Lancaster County's Project SOS helps those struggling during COVID-19 pandemic
Intelligencer Journal
3/21/2021

Pa. Supreme Court justice to hold public autism forum online Tuesday
The York Dispatch
3/20/2021

Dan Marino Foundation honors World Autism Month with virtual run
South Florida Sun Sentinel
3/20/2021

Virtual Special Olympics brings smiles to students' faces at Mesa and Picacho middle schools
Las Cruces Sun-News
3/20/2021

Quesnel autism awareness campaign going strong in ninth year
Quesnel Cariboo Observer
3/19/2021

Hansen: Brees reveals his hopes, vision and style for Notre Dame football broadcasting gig
South Bend Tribune
3/19/2021

Joplin family plans bake sale to benefit Leffen Center for Autism
Joplin Globe
3/18/2021

SIU Chancellor Austin Lane gets soaked with student club for Special Olympics
The Southern Illinoisan
3/18/2021

Found safe: 73-year-old New Bedford man with autism was missing from Fairhaven
The Standard Times
3/18/2021

Hundreds rally at state Capitol as COVID-19 pandemic opens up new front for anti-vaccine activists in Connecticut
Hartford Courant
3/17/2021

Dad, disabled son fight to save threatened San Ramon grocery store
San Jose Mercury News
3/16/2021

Johnstown poet with cerebral palsy remembered
Tribune-Democrat
3/16/2021

Frozen fundraisers: Boyce top fundraiser at OTC Polar Plunge
Fergus Falls Daily Journal
3/16/2021

Hautman's 'Slider' is latest selection in 'One Book/One Minnesota' statewide book club
Saint Paul Pioneer Press
3/15/2021

Go Green to raise awareness of cerebral palsy, developmental disabilities
Times-Tribune
3/14/2021

Oceanside teen with autism heads up new produce pantry for the needy
San Diego Union-Tribune
3/12/2021

Ambulance company helps vaccinate Boston Higashi School students
The Patriot Ledger
3/10/2021

Rochester Center for Children bought new home for $1.23 million
Post-Bulletin
3/9/2021

WATCH: Dogs With Wings introduces Red Deer program
Red Deer Advocate
3/6/2021

Safety measures in place for Auburn students in hybrid learning
Auburn Reporter
3/5/2021

Plunge at Home to benefit Special Olympics Illinois
The Register-Mail
3/5/2021

Help a police officer go jump in the river for a good cause
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
3/4/2021

2021 Virtual Walk for Autism will raise funds for services at Utica's Kelberman Center
Observer-Dispatch
3/4/2021

Column: Chicago’s Polar Plunge is another pandemic casualty, but Special Olympics supporters are finding other ways to douse themselves in frigid water
Chicago Tribune
3/4/2021

Skagit Valley College graduate receives honor
Skagit Valley Herald
3/2/2021

Centerstone adds virtual Dungeons & Dragons to therapy options
The Southern Illinoisan
3/2/2021

Versailles basketball player overcomes challenges of cerebral palsy to enjoy a game she loves
Lake Sun Leader
3/2/2021

Free workshop planned for autism education model
Journal Inquirer
3/1/2021

14th annual Polar Plunge event draws divers and donations for the North Dakota Special Olympics
Grand Forks Herald
2/28/2021

Everybody into the pool, for 24 straight hours, to benefit Special Olympics Illinois
The SouthtownStar
2/27/2021

Coronavirus: Clark County still has vaccine appointments open
Springfield News-Sun
2/27/2021

Vidalia missing teen found after extensive search
The Natchez Democrat
2/26/2021

Some Hazleton Area students to start classes March 22
Standard-Speaker
2/26/2021

Coronavirus: Clark County still has 2,600 vaccine appointments available for next week
Springfield News-Sun
2/26/2021

The love of two brothers, Tony and Cal, is now on display as a work of art on a West Dayton building
Dayton Daily News
2/25/2021

Special Olympics Montana celebrates 50 years, announces 50 influencers
Missoulian
2/24/2021

Here's why some high needs students are already in Somerville classrooms
Wicked Local Metro
2/24/2021

Polk County DAC - Success! Tom gets his COVID-19 vaccine
Crookston Daily Times
2/24/2021

Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation make donation to Special Olympics Montana
Missoulian
2/22/2021

Autism Society of Greater Akron Summit to host national, local experts to discuss COVID-19 vaccine
Akron Beacon Journal
2/22/2021

Coronavirus: Clark County still has 300+ vaccination appointments available this week
Springfield News-Sun
2/22/2021

Behind Alaska's low 'wasted' vaccine numbers, a combination of diligence and last-minute random calls
Alaska Dispatch News
2/21/2021

Autism-tailored baseball league seeks to expand into Traverse City
The Record-Eagle
2/21/2021

'A life and death issue.' Missouri about to let young man with autism become homeless
Kansas City Star
2/21/2021