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Listed below are the last 100 news headlines posted to The Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities. You can also use the search box to find archived news headlines by keyword.

Brotherly duo: Cory and Zach Willert overcome social anxiety with martial arts training
Appeal-Democrat
7/3/2020

A superhero kid with autism shines in new PBS Kids' series
Red Deer Advocate
6/30/2020

B.C.'s Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics goes virtual
Abbotsford News
6/30/2020

Overturn the veto
Capital
6/27/2020

Not all Lexington police have body cameras. In 2019, they weren't activated 329 times.
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/27/2020

Not all Lexington police have body cameras and activation failures are high. Will that change?
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/26/2020

Three Bills treat Special Olympians, make $20,000 donation
Buffalo News
6/25/2020

The summer games challenge: Local Special Olympics athletes compete virtually in annual summer games
Kokomo Tribune
6/25/2020

Eagles Autism Challenge rescheduled for September
Patriot-News
6/25/2020

High school athlete directs grant money to Special Olympics N.H.
Telegraph
6/20/2020

LOCAL SPORTS: Virtual Special Olympics still gives athletes a chance to compete
Goshen News
6/20/2020

LOCAL SPORTS: Virtual Special Olympics still gives athletes a chance to compete
Goshen News
6/19/2020

Region 10 names Althea Green Teacher of the Year
The Register Citizen
6/19/2020

HEARTism Community Center in Corvallis receives certification
Ravalli Republic
6/19/2020

Gemiini system rises to challenge of coronavirus
Spokesman-Review
6/18/2020

Colorado Springs area nonprofit organization list
The Gazette
6/17/2020

Campagna staff suffocated, dragged autistic boy by his feet, lawsuit alleges
Times
6/17/2020

Lompoc High grad gets up-close look at dream job, thanks to city sanitation workers
Lompoc Record
6/16/2020

Stanley Steemer donates disinfection services to special needs gym
South Florida Sun Sentinel
6/16/2020

Families plead with legislators to make statewide policing changes
Star Tribune
6/14/2020

Jaylynn Strong benefit approaches
Greensburg Daily News
6/13/2020

Haircuts hit the road: Stow salon offering mobile colors, cuts to customers
Akron Beacon Journal
6/11/2020

South Bend nonprofit Logan feels 'left behind' in COVID-19 relief while revenue takes a hit
South Bend Tribune
6/10/2020

Early intervention for kids migrates online amid coronavirus
The Patriot Ledger
6/10/2020

Rafael Garcia: OUR NEIGHBORS | For retiring USD 383 autism coordinator, her successes were her students'
The Manhattan Mercury
6/9/2020

'God found this boy': Woman describes discovery of Nathan Covarrubias
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
6/9/2020

Before Nathan Covarrubias disappeared, CPS opened inquiry at Summit's View Ranch
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
6/7/2020

APD's new drone helps police find missing child
Courier-Tribune
6/7/2020

Jones Shares How to Find Hope When Dealing with Grief
Los Angeles Sentinel
6/6/2020

Judge dismisses therapist's sex charges involving teen
Joplin Globe
6/6/2020

GPD announces 'Inclusion Park' at Rebekah Park
Greensburg Daily News
6/6/2020

Elwyn, a 168-year-old lifeline for many families, is struggling under financial strain
Philadelphia Inquirer
6/5/2020

‘Essential Voices of the Pandemic’ describes the health crisis in poetry of Connecticut people
Hartford Courant
6/5/2020

As furloughs for 5,500 UW Medicine workers begin, patients, staff worry about care
Seattle Times
6/4/2020

As furloughs start for 5,500 UW Medicine workers, patients and staff worry about care
Seattle Times
6/4/2020

Search continues for teen missing since Friday
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
6/3/2020

JAFCO resumes respite services following death of autistic child
South Florida Sun Sentinel
6/3/2020

Search continues for teen missing since Friday
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
6/3/2020

She has Down syndrome. He has autism. Together they have 10 years of wedded bliss
Orange County Register
5/30/2020

OSB coach earns honor
Muskogee Phoenix
5/30/2020

Mom hasn't seen her autistic son since March, when COVID-19 locked down his care facility
News & Observer
5/29/2020

'My life changed in a second': Bigfork senior overcomes cancer
The Daily Inter Lake
5/28/2020

Chilliwack RCMP support Special Olympics athletes
Chilliwack Progress
5/28/2020

Colorado Springs area nonprofit organization list
The Gazette
5/27/2020

After death of boy with autism, Miami special needs group sees rise in crisis calls
Miami Herald
5/25/2020

WVW making all-kindergarten school, re-aligning autistic classes
Times Leader
5/22/2020

Masks problematic for asthmatic, autistic, deaf and hard of hearing
Red Deer Advocate
5/22/2020

Special needs student left alone in locked room at Carolina Forest Elementary, suit says
Sun News
5/22/2020

A Carroll County family created a comic to help their daughter cope with pandemic disruptions
Baltimore Sun
5/20/2020

This woman had no child-care options for her son with autism -- so she had to quit her job
Miami Herald
5/19/2020

Special Olympics athletes wait for their turn to shine during COVID-19 delay
Austin American-Statesman
5/19/2020

This woman had no childcare options for her son with autism. So, she had to quit her job
Miami Herald
5/18/2020

Fisher-Titus receives $22,000 pediatric therapy grant from Norwalk Elks
Norwalk Reflector
5/18/2020

Minnesota seniors and people with disabilities still battling isolation, despite loosening of COVID-19 restrictions
Star Tribune
5/18/2020

Agencies to lead community health worker outreach program
Tribune-Democrat
5/15/2020

Group homes for people with disabilities are the latest site of coronavirus outbreaks
Bangor Daily News
5/15/2020

Coronavirus Florida: Tennis program for students with autism has become a virtual smash
Palm Beach Post
5/15/2020

Quesnel Resident awarded Paul Harris Fellowship
Quesnel Cariboo Observer
5/14/2020

CORONAVIRUS: Parents struggle to help students with disabilities at home
News-Journal
5/14/2020

Joshua Lundberg, twice convicted of child porn, seeks release 4 years early because of COVID-19
Telegram & Gazette
5/13/2020

Bemidji Special Olympics urges participation in virtual games
Bemidji Pioneer
5/12/2020

First responders get a free car wash at Rising Tide
South Florida Sun Sentinel
5/12/2020

'An early diagnosis is very important': When it comes to autism, testing at the first signs can change a child's life
Spokesman-Review
5/11/2020

Remote learning especially hard on students with IEPs
Eagle-Tribune
5/10/2020

Strong Will: Mom helps special needs son communicate, keep learning despite pandemic
Aiken Standard
5/10/2020

Connecting with some very special athletes
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
5/10/2020

Accessible playground build begins
The Brandon Sun
5/7/2020

Federal court bans Bradenton 'church' from selling bleach as miracle COVID-19 cure
Bradenton Herald
5/6/2020

‘They’re the front lines'; Staff care for adults with disabilities amid pandemic, funding challenges
Patriot-News
5/5/2020

Lake Worth couple put the ‘special’ in Special Olympics
Palm Beach Post
5/5/2020

Through Grandma's perseverance, Gabe's All-Inclusive Play Village in Davenport is a reality
Quad City Times
5/4/2020

Arc of NE MS creates Autism Now division, fundraises amid pandemic
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
5/4/2020

Search ramps up for missing teen
Muskogee Phoenix
5/1/2020

Special Olympics Summer Games to return to Richmond next year
Richmond Register
4/30/2020

Wellington author's latest book inspired by speech therapy patient
Palm Beach Post
4/29/2020

Dr. Phillips Center earns distinction for its autism programs
Orlando Sentinel
4/28/2020

Brindisi: Upstate Cerebral Palsy receives $1.7M grant
Observer-Dispatch
4/28/2020

How to cope with isolation; why Chinese food is hard to find; more: Good Morning, Pennsylvania
Patriot-News
4/27/2020

Coronavirus school shutdown has been particularly tough on kids with special needs: ‘It’s not just a disruption. We’re going to see kids who actually go backward.’
Chicago Tribune
4/27/2020

Coronavirus crisis poses challenges for those with autism, intellectual disabilities; tips and resources
Patriot-News
4/26/2020

Remote learning tough for special needs students, their families
Tribune-Star
4/26/2020

Advocates urge more help for places like St. Joseph's Center
Times-Tribune
4/25/2020

Celebrating Autism Awareness Month
The Portsmouth Daily Times
4/25/2020

Vahe Gregorian: Just in time, KC Special Olympics athlete Arthur Murphy to be in spotlight for Chiefs
Kansas City Star
4/24/2020

The Autism Center of North Mississippi sees fundraising impact
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
4/23/2020

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day by buying a gallon of recycled paint. It’s reasonably priced, offers one-coat coverage, and you’ll be supporting special-needs employees.
Chicago Tribune
4/22/2020

Greta Sobieski helps a Towson teen with disabilities stay connected during the coronavirus pandemic
Baltimore Sun
4/22/2020

Special Olympics Minn. cancels 2020 Summer Games, launches virtual event
Bemidji Pioneer
4/21/2020

Support group brings parents of autistic children together
Times-News
4/21/2020

Disabled woman, handicapped child rescued from burning Oakland apartment building
San Jose Mercury News
4/21/2020

Melodic mission: Concord Conservatory of Music planning program for students on autism spectrum
Wicked Local Northwest
4/21/2020

Third round of COVID-19 Response Fund grants awarded to 11 Lincoln nonprofits
The Lincoln Journal Star
4/20/2020

Private schools for disabled students are closed too. Some may not re-open.
Daily Press
4/20/2020

Program established to assure needs are met of people with disabilities
Times Leader
4/20/2020

Autism authorities share 'spectrum' perspectives in Aiken County
Aiken Standard
4/19/2020

Family of Rock Creek graduate looks toward a milestone
Frederick News-Post
4/19/2020

Bayes students adjust to uncertain times
Huntsville Item
4/19/2020

Vote for the Holmes County levy for DD services
The Daily Record
4/19/2020

Target expands adaptive clothing and products for people with special needs
Star Tribune
4/17/2020

Special Olympics of Pennsylvania cancels Summer Games
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
4/17/2020