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Weston Mercury
Four care homes earn ‘good’ ratings from CQCwho knew them well and who listened to them, respecting their views and prefere
Four care homes earn ‘good’ ratings from CQC
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
who knew them well and who listened to them, respecting their views and preferences.” A trio of care homes operated by The National Autistic Society also received ‘good’ ratings. Burnham-based Cherry Trees, in Berrow Road, and Fernery House, in... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Reading free school for autistic children a step closerin Reading is a step closer after the Department for Education approved a bid b
Reading free school for autistic children a step closer
Reading Evening Post / Posted 7 days ago
in Reading is a step closer after the Department for Education approved a bid by the charity behind the plans. The National Autistic Society (NAS) has proposed to run the specialist school which would cater for about 50 pupils aged from... Read more
9d
Wakefield Today
Brother and sister tackle Tough Mudder courseSunday. Mrs Brown, a hairdresser from Featherstone, won free entry into the ch
Brother and sister tackle Tough Mudder course
Wakefield Today / Posted 9 days ago
Sunday. Mrs Brown, a hairdresser from Featherstone, won free entry into the challenge through a competition run by the National Autistic Society as her 18-year-old daughter Ella and 12-year-old son Max both have the condition. She was joined... Read more
18d
walesonline
A parent of a teenager with autism has made this heartfelt pleadisorders - or autistic spectrum disorders - that affect more than one in every
A parent of a teenager with autism has made this heartfelt plea
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
disorders - or autistic spectrum disorders - that affect more than one in every 100 people in the UK, according to the National Autistic Society. Read More “No two affected individuals are affected in the same way. Like depression, autistic... Read more
25d
walesonline
Autistic man who beat anxiety through jogging to run Wales Coast Pathhe said. Read More One third of autistic adults living across the UK have sev
Autistic man who beat anxiety through jogging to run Wales Coast Path
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
he said. Read More One third of autistic adults living across the UK have severe mental health problems, according to the National Autistic Society and about 70% have said they aren’t getting the help they need from social services.How to sponsor... Read more
25d
The News and Star
Memorial football tournament raises more than £2,600 for charityfriends. A group of his colleagues are travelling from Manchester for the even
Memorial football tournament raises more than £2,600 for charity
The News and Star / Posted 25 days ago
friends. A group of his colleagues are travelling from Manchester for the event, with all funds raised going to the National Autistic Society. Others who were involved ranged from family members to old school friends. Other events have... Read more
25d
West Cumberland Times & Star
£2,600 in memory of Glen Sandersonfriends. A group of his colleagues are travelling from Manchester for the even
£2,600 in memory of Glen Sanderson
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 25 days ago
friends. A group of his colleagues are travelling from Manchester for the event, with all funds raised going to the National Autistic Society. Others who were involved ranged from family members to old school friends. Other events have... Read more
25d
Banbury Guardian
Autistic travelers ‘not adequately supported’ by UK airports700,000 people in the UK with the disability, following the survey by sensory e
Autistic travelers ‘not adequately supported’ by UK airports
Banbury Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
700,000 people in the UK with the disability, following the survey by sensory equipment specialists Experia and the National Autistic Society. Autistic travellers can often find air travel a difficult experience due to large crowds, noise,... Read more
26d
FOX 43 Harrisburg
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother’s pleasaying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother’s plea
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 26 days ago
saying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie’s story “shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
KQ2 St. Joseph
Autistic boy showered in birthday cardssaying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 26 days ago
saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Autistic boy showered in birthday cardssaying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 26 days ago
saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's pleaon his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's plea
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 26 days ago
on his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
KRCR TV Redding
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's pleaon his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's plea
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 26 days ago
on his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's pleaon his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's plea
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
on his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
News 8000
Autistic boy showered in birthday cardssaying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards
News 8000 / Posted 26 days ago
saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
ClickOnDetroit
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's pleaon his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's plea
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 26 days ago
on his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
KTXS Abilene
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's pleaon his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's plea
KTXS Abilene / Posted 26 days ago
on his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
KECI Missoula
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's pleaon his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's plea
KECI Missoula / Posted 26 days ago
on his new selfie stick saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
Q13 FOX Seattle
Boy with autism showered in birthday cards after mother’s pleasaying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
Boy with autism showered in birthday cards after mother’s plea
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 26 days ago
saying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie’s story “shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
KTLA-TV Los Angeles
‘Friendless’ UK Boy With Autism Who Made Own Birthday Cards Receives Thousands After Mom’s Pleasaying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
‘Friendless’ UK Boy With Autism Who Made Own Birthday Cards Receives Thousands After Mom’s Plea
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 26 days ago
saying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie’s story “shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
CBS 6 Richmond
Boy with autism showered in birthday cards after mother’s pleawhile bathing in a hot tub on his birthday. Small acts of kindness Jane Harri
Boy with autism showered in birthday cards after mother’s plea
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 26 days ago
while bathing in a hot tub on his birthday. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie’s story “shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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26d
WREG-TV Memphis
Autistic boy showered with birthday cards after mother’s pleasaying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
Autistic boy showered with birthday cards after mother’s plea
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 26 days ago
saying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie’s story “shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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27d
FOX 8 WGHP
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother’s online pleasaying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother’s online plea
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 27 days ago
saying ‘I’m famous’, ‘I’m famous’,” she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie’s story “shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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27d
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's poignant pleasaying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Har
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's poignant plea
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 27 days ago
saying 'I'm famous', 'I'm famous'," she said. Small acts of kindness Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said Ollie's story "shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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27d
EveningTimes Online
Jim the Trim gives autistic kids their first haircuts in Paisleywere fully booked. Veronica Colliety's son Callum, now seven, had never had hi
Jim the Trim gives autistic kids their first haircuts in Paisley
EveningTimes Online / Posted 27 days ago
were fully booked. Veronica Colliety's son Callum, now seven, had never had his hair cut before. His Mum, chair of The National Autistic Society Scotland’s volunteer branch in Renfrewshire, said: "Callum doesn't like anybody coming too close to... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Jim the Trim gives autistic kids their first haircutswere fully booked. Veronica Colliety's son Callum, now seven, had never had hi
Jim the Trim gives autistic kids their first haircuts
EveningTimes Online / Posted 27 days ago
were fully booked. Veronica Colliety's son Callum, now seven, had never had his hair cut before. His Mum, chair of The National Autistic Society Scotland’s volunteer branch in Renfrewshire, said: "Callum doesn't like anybody coming too close to... Read more
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27d
heraldscotland
No distress, just dis-tressing for autistic children as Jim the Trim visits Paisleywere fully booked. Veronica Colliety's son Callum, now seven, had never had hi
No distress, just dis-tressing for autistic children as Jim the Trim visits Paisley
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
were fully booked. Veronica Colliety's son Callum, now seven, had never had his hair cut before. His Mum, chair of The National Autistic Society Scotland’s volunteer branch in Renfrewshire, said: "Callum doesn't like anybody coming too close to... Read more
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28d
International Business Times
Friendless autistic boy gets 20,000 birthday cards and gifts after mother's Facebook appealand asked the public to remember "there are 'Ollies' everywhere". Jane Harris,
Friendless autistic boy gets 20,000 birthday cards and gifts after mother's Facebook appeal
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
and asked the public to remember "there are 'Ollies' everywhere". Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said: "This story shows how small acts of kindness can make a huge difference to the lives of... Read more
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29d
Yorkshire evening post
Leeds families still face lengthy waits for vital assessmentsto 191 in June, while the average wait for school age children in the city was
Leeds families still face lengthy waits for vital assessments
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 29 days ago
to 191 in June, while the average wait for school age children in the city was still more than twice the target time. The National Autistic Society has warned that delays in diagnosis can leave children misunderstood. ‘Parents should not have to... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Friends pay tribute to Glen, 31, missing in Australiafriends. A group of his colleagues are travelling from Manchester for the even
Friends pay tribute to Glen, 31, missing in Australia
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 30 days ago
friends. A group of his colleagues are travelling from Manchester for the event, with all funds raised going to the National Autistic Society. Others getting involved range from family members to old school friends, with both men and women... Read more
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