Valparaiso goes blue for Autism Awareness - nwitimes.com

VALPARAISO — In recognition of World Autism Awareness Day, Valparaiso is participating in the "Light It Up Blue" movement this weekend, lighting several downtown buildings the color blue through Monday. The buildings include City Hall, Urschel ...

Light it up in blue - The Courier=Times

Get out your favorite shade of blue for Sunday, and this isn't some basketball fan activity. April is Autism Awareness Month and Sunday, April 2, is World Autism Awareness Day. Worldwide, you will see people, businesses and even famous landmarks ...

Support autistic children - Fiji Times

Update: 2:30PM AUTISTIC children must be given all support possible to help them live full lives. Minister for Education, Heritage and Arts, Dr. Mahendra Reddys message for the country ahead of World Autism Awareness Day which is commemorate ...

House Votes To Expand Autism Awareness Training For Law Enforcement - WFSU

The Florida House has voted to expand autism awareness training for law enforcement. Support for the issue amped up this session after a North Miami officer shot at an autistic man he thought was dangerous.

April 2nd is Autism Awareness Day: PM to speak at Candle Lighting Ceremony - thebahamasweekly.com

The United Nations has declared April 2nd as World Autism Awareness Day because Autism is affecting persons of all races and in all geographic regions. Autism is a lifelong disability. Affected persons often find social interaction difficult, have ...

Blue lights, concert kick off Autism Awareness Month in Rock Hill - The Herald

The rotunda at Rock Hill City Hall is lit blue for the “Light It Up Blue” intiative for Autism Awareness Month in 2016. Tracy Kimball Herald file photo. By Tracy Kimball. tkimball@heraldonline.com. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order ...

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2, 2017 as World Autism Awareness Day - The White House (blog)

On World Autism Awareness Day, we highlight the importance of addressing the causes and improving the treatments for autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). We also recognize the importance of identifying ASDs early in a child's life and of understanding the ...

The broad ranges of autism - Tvilletimes

In honor of National Autism Awareness month, this is the first in a two-part series of articles highlighting the challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) around 1 in 68 children has been ...

What it means to be autistic - The New Indian Express

KOCHI: Have you ever seen a child suddenly throw a tantrum for no apparent reason in the middle of a crowded mall? Have you noticed a child behaving 'oddly'/ avoiding eye contact/ failing to interact with his/her peers? Have you wondered whether it is ...

April kicks off Autism Awareness Month - WNCT

Regional director for the Autism Society Holly Akin said what is even more important than awareness is acceptance. “We want to help them get jobs,” said Akin. “We want to help them go to college. So we are really looking for more acceptance and ...

PSJA ISD to host 5th Annual Autism Awareness Walk - Valley Town Crier

PHARR – To kick-off National Autism Awareness Month, the Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD Special Education Department is hosting its 5th Annual Autism Awareness Walk tomorrow Saturday, April 1, at the PSJA ISD Stadium in Pharr. Registration for the free ...

April filled with events for Autism Awareness Month - Richland Source

MANSFIELD -- Autism Awareness Walk-a-than is ready to have another April full of events to raise awareness for the condition. Debbie Melching started the local organization 12 years ago when her then 3-year-old was diagnosed with autism. When the ...

White House goes blue for autism - Newshub

Despite Donald Trump's false claims autism is the result of vaccinations, the White House will turn blue this weekend to honour those with the condition. "Further research into the causes and treatments for autism spectrum disorders is one of the ...

7 Images to Promote Autism Awareness Day Online - Investorplace.com

Autism Awareness Day is only a couple of days away and we have compiled some images to commemorate the day. Autism Awareness Day There are many of people around the world who are born with autism, including one in every 68 children in the U.S. ...

'Art Touched by Autism' to Raise Money for Autism Awareness - WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, FL -- North Florida Community College and the Madison County 4-H are teaming up for an art show to raise money for autism awareness. 'Art Touched by Autism' features paintings by kids from a support group for children with autism and ...

Communities across Canada raising awareness for autism on April 3 - The Journal Pioneer

P.E.I.'s schools and workplaces are being asked to register with Autism Canada and hold their own fundraising events, or join an established one. Inside Out for Autism is to recognize World Autism Awareness Day on April 2. The events can be anything ...

Transition from youth to adult with autism - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Families across our area will soon celebrate graduations and launch their children on to the next step toward independence. April is Autism Awareness Month and, for families whose child has autism spectrum disorder (ASD), that step may seem like more ...

Historic buildings in Greece turn blue on Sunday for World Autism Awareness Day - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

The National Theatre of Piraeus will be dressed in blue on Sunday participate in the series of events of the Greek Society of for the protection of People with Autism to celebrate the World Autism Awareness Day. It is a special action included in the ...

World Autism Awareness Day: Why Nations Are Lighting Up Their Buildings Blue - The Inquisitr

In case you're wondering why your local landmark is illuminated with blue light at night on April 2, it's probably because your city is participating in World Autism Awareness Day 2017. During the internationally recognized day, citizens from around ...

White House to shine a blue light on Trump's anti-vaxxer beliefs - ThinkProgress

During Friday's press briefing, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer announced that the White House would participate in World Autism Day on Sunday by shining a blue light on the building.