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Last Day For Vivint Smart Home Giveaway!

Last Day For Vivint Smart Home Giveaway!   Vivint Smart Home is giving away four smart home systems in April in honor of Autism Awareness Month, for families affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD).     Who’s eligible and how to enter? Any North American household with at least one member with autism spectrum disorder…

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Technology and Accessibility Gives Many Independence Thanks To Xfinity

Technology and Accessibility Gives Many Independence Thanks To Xfinity Sponsored Post by Xfinity While Autism Awareness is something we live every day, I love meeting with different brands and individuals who are helping those of us in this community.  This week I was given the chance to attend a local Comcast #Xfinity event and even though I…

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Traveling Is For Everyone Including Autism Families

Traveling Is For Everyone Travel is something everyone wants to do.  From weekend getaways, a family vacation, bucket list exotic locations, and retirement goals. Not only is it fun but travel can be beneficial.  When you travel, you step outside your comfort zone and experience new places and people.  It can boost personal happiness and all these…

Are Our ASD Kids Safe In Schools?

Are Our ASD Kids Safe In Schools? Times have changed just since I was in school.  I remember in High School having bomb threats but we never thought we were in danger as it was always just a prank.  Go back 7 years ago and my own child was in a similar situation.  But not in…

Sensory Tools For Individuals With Autism

Sensory Tools For Individuals With Autism DISCLOSURE: Some of the links in this article below are affiliate links. Meaning if you purchase from these, I will earn a commission. There is no fee involved for you. #AmazonInfluencer   It is Autism Awareness month or as we call it, welcome to our daily life month.  But I…

Sesame Place Autism

The First CERTIFIED AUTISM CENTER Theme Park is SESAME PLACE

SESAME PLACE®  BECOMES THE FIRST THEME PARK IN THE WORLD TO BE DESIGNATED AS A CERTIFIED AUTISM CENTER   Sesame Place®, the nation’s only theme park based entirely on the award-winning show Sesame Street®, in conjunction with the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), today announced the completion of a staff-wide autism sensitivity…

Understanding Autism

Understanding Life With Autism

Understanding Life With Autism   Parenting a child is a difficult job but parenting a child on the autism spectrum is even more so. That is why starting April 1, the National Autism Academy is making its pioneering, seven-part series entitled “The 7 Emotional Secrets of Parents with Autistic Children” available free to those interested…

Autism Services In New England: Good or Bad?

Autism Services In New England: Good or Bad?   As many of you know, our family recently moved back to New England.  Massachusettes to be exact. Although I was born and raised here, I know nothing about autism here.  Heck, growing up the only thing I “knew” about autism was from the movie Rain Man and…

Autism Resources Guide

Autism Resources Guide   Ongoing guide to resources, schools, and articles with tips and help for those with or living with someone who has Autism.   ARTICLES Helping A Child with Sensory Issues Enjoy Swimming 23 Ways To Communicate With A Non-Verbal Child Taking Your Autistic Child To a Restaurant Five Affordable Safety Tools for…

ABA Therapy Expands For Families in New Jersey

ABA Therapy Expands For Families in New Jersey   Centria Healthcare to Provide Autism Services in Eight New Jersey Counties In-Home ABA Therapy Options Expand for Children with Autism and Their Families   Centria Healthcare, the nation’s largest provider of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy for children with autism, today announced its expansion of autism…

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