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FAAN awards first ever Junior Autism Ally Award – KIEM

Eureka, Ca., (KIEM)- A particular friendship evokes Families Advocating Autism Now (FAAN) to create and hand out it’s first ever Junior Ally Award. At the Costumes and Cocktails Gala in October, FAAN celebrated allies (those that help and advocate for pals or family members on the autism spectrum). They introduced the …

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AJShorts: Real Autism – Aljazeera.com

Warsaw, Poland – Warsaw-born Bartek Jakubowski by no means considered himself as “sick”, which is why he turns into disgruntled each time he reads articles referring to individuals with autism as “seriously ill”. “I’m outraged when media retailers describe Asperger’s as a illness,” the 28-year-previous man says.  It shouldn’t be …

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Mom claims store employee spanked her son with autism – KTRK-TV

BAYTOWN, Texas (KTRK) — A store employee allegedly disciplined a stranger’s youngster and left the boy’s mom fuming Thursday morning. The boy has autism and walked towards the counter, in line with his mom. Detectives stated the employee responded by swatting the boy on the underside. Eyewitness News Reporter Steven …

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