The Benefits of Hiring People with Autism – an article by Joe Thomas, July 2016
In the UK there are more than 700,000 individuals living with autism, however, less than 15% of these people are in full-time employment. This is a dispiriting figure when you consider the many skills and talents peopl
From EASPD: ‘This week we have been sharing fond EASPD memories from the last 25 years, sent in by EASPD members. We asked our Executive Committee members in Brussels for any moments that particularly stand out for them!’
An objective to provide free education and therapeutic services for children with Cerebral Palsy
- as well as paediatric neurogical disorders sich as Erb's Palsy, Klumpke's etc, due to high occurrence of these conditions among children in Ghana. This has passionately driven us to engage families wi
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Thousands of children and adults suffer from the limitations and challenges of living with Rett syndrome. They need YOU to spread the word about Rett syndrome this month.
As a rare disease, Rett syndrome affects 1 in 10,000 gi
“With only 25% of the Black population choosing the shots, de Blasio [mayor] intends 75% of an already disadvantaged group to be unable to do basic things like shop for food, go to the pharmacy and the doctor. This is not only a Civil Rights issue but a human rights issue.”
Read the arguments here:
‘a cup of fortified porridge three times a week’
By Connie Green, Professor Emerita, Appalachian State University
"My name is Samira. I am 6 years old and I live in Butanuka, Burundi. Many months ago, I was very sick and couldn't walk as I wanted. My mom brought me and my younger sister to t