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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 5 hours 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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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 6 hours 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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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 6 hours 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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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 6 hours 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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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 6 hours 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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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 6 hours 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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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 6 hours 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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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 7 hours 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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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 7 hours 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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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 7 hours 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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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 7 hours 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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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 7 hours 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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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 17 hours 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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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 22 hours 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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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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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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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 2 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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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 3 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 4 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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The News and Star
Charity day to celebrate the life of popular Cumbrian ladfriends. A group of his colleagues are travelling up from Manchester for the e
Charity day to celebrate the life of popular Cumbrian lad
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
friends. A group of his colleagues are travelling up 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 males and... Read more
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The News and Star
Fundraising tribute to Cumbrian carer who died on holiday in Australiafriends. A group of his colleagues are travelling up from Manchester for the e
Fundraising tribute to Cumbrian carer who died on holiday in Australia
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
friends. A group of his colleagues are travelling up 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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Oldham Chronicle
Marathon man to host fundraiserhis campaign to raise £3,000 for an autism charity. Father of one Michael Wild
Marathon man to host fundraiser
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
his campaign to raise £3,000 for an autism charity. Father of one Michael Wildbore (40) is running the marathon for the National Autistic Society in support of his nephew Harris, who has the condition. On Sunday he will be hosting a fundraising... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Experience Chapelfield through the eyes of an autistic childexperienced by autistic children while out and about. The project is part of a
Experience Chapelfield through the eyes of an autistic child
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 8 days ago
experienced by autistic children while out and about. The project is part of a pioneering initiative between intu and the National Autistic Society, aiming to bring better awareness and support for autistic shoppers and their families. It’s... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Experience Chapelfield through the eyes of an autistic childexperienced by autistic children while out and about. The project is part of a
Experience Chapelfield through the eyes of an autistic child
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
experienced by autistic children while out and about. The project is part of a pioneering initiative between intu and the National Autistic Society, aiming to bring better awareness and support for autistic shoppers and their families. It’s... Read more
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chad
Laughs are on their wayFowler, Jeanette Bird-Bradley, to name a few. The Nottingham Comedy Festival i
Laughs are on their way
chad / Posted 9 days ago
Fowler, Jeanette Bird-Bradley, to name a few. The Nottingham Comedy Festival is very proud to be once again supporting the National Autistic Society. For full information and how to get tickets please see the festival website... Read more
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Northern Echo
Grandfather channels his grief into triathlon challengehas found great solace in exercise and has now decided to take it one step furt
Grandfather channels his grief into triathlon challenge
Northern Echo / Posted 10 days ago
has found great solace in exercise and has now decided to take it one step further by taking on a triathlon in aid of the National Autistic Society, a cause close to the Barrett family’s hearts. If Mr Barrett completes the challenge, his... Read more
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Wakefield Today
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
Wakefield Today / Posted 13 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
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International Business Times
Autism-friendly school uniforms come to Marks & Spencer - with a little help from children for those with autistic children to get ready for school with their "Easy Dress
Autism-friendly school uniforms come to Marks & Spencer - with a little help from children
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
for those with autistic children to get ready for school with their "Easy Dressing" range created in collaboration with the National Autistic Society. The range, designed for children to gain independence through dressing themselves, has made a... Read more
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Weston Mercury
‘Inadequate’ Highbridge care home to closebut the CQC found the home was falling short of standards after a series of ins
‘Inadequate’ Highbridge care home to close
Weston Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
but the CQC found the home was falling short of standards after a series of inspections in May and June. Bosses at the National Autistic Society, which ran the home, swiftly moved to close the service and re-house the six people living there... Read more
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Weston Mercury
‘Inadequate’ CQC rating leads to closure of Highbridge care homebut the CQC found the home was falling short of standards after a series of ins
‘Inadequate’ CQC rating leads to closure of Highbridge care home
Weston Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
but the CQC found the home was falling short of standards after a series of inspections in May and June. Bosses at the National Autistic Society, which ran the home, swiftly moved to close the service and re-house the six people living there... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Billy Connolly to headline Nottingham Comedy Festivalinclude quizzes, competitions and workshops. Nottingham Comedy Festival will b
Billy Connolly to headline Nottingham Comedy Festival
Nottingham Post / Posted 22 days ago
include quizzes, competitions and workshops. Nottingham Comedy Festival will be raising awareness of and funds for the National Autistic Society, following a team member's recent diagnosis with Asperger's syndrome at the age of 30. Read more:... Read more
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birminghammail
National Autistic Society searching for Birmingham friendsMORE volunteers are being sought in the Birmingham area to help people with aut
National Autistic Society searching for Birmingham friends
birminghammail / Posted 23 days ago
MORE volunteers are being sought in the Birmingham area to help people with autism. The plea from the National Autistic Society (NAS) coincides with Volunteers Week, which runs from June 1-6. The NAS Befriending Scheme, supported by Legal and... Read more
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birminghammail
Autistic artist claims Pokémon Go has cured his anxietysince last week, which is a lot more than what I was doing before.” Judith Bro
Autistic artist claims Pokémon Go has cured his anxiety
birminghammail / Posted 23 days ago
since last week, which is a lot more than what I was doing before.” Judith Brown, Head of Knowledge and Expertise at The National Autistic Society, said: “New game Pokémon Go has had a huge response in the short time it’s been available here in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Autistic girl who thinks she's a cat walks on all fours and meowschildren. "We share stories and, at the end of the day, you laugh because you
Autistic girl who thinks she's a cat walks on all fours and meows
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
children. "We share stories and, at the end of the day, you laugh because you realise how boring life would be without your children." Philip is running the The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon to raise money for The National Autistic S... Read more
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International Business Times
Joan of Arc, Julius Caesar and Beethoven: Meet historic figures with modern disorders with others and problems with social interactions and relationships in general.
Joan of Arc, Julius Caesar and Beethoven: Meet historic figures with modern disorders
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
with others and problems with social interactions and relationships in general. Asperger's syndrome is defined by the National Autistic Society "as a lifelong developmental disability that affects how people perceive the world and interact... Read more
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Psych Central
Drama Enhances Communication In Autistic Kidscomedy to help with challenging behavior. The family program developed from wo
Drama Enhances Communication In Autistic Kids
Psych Central / Posted 1 months ago
comedy to help with challenging behavior. The family program developed from workshops with teachers and caregivers in NAS (National Autistic Society) schools and was funded by the University of Kent. The writers are parents of autistic children... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Creative material languages can act as bridge to communicate with autistic children, say researcherscomedy to help with challenging behaviour. The family programme developed from
Creative material languages can act as bridge to communicate with autistic children, say researchers
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
comedy to help with challenging behaviour. The family programme developed from workshops with teachers and carers in NAS (National Autistic Society) schools and was funded by the University of Kent. The writers are parents of autistic children... Read more
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