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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.

WATCH: Dogs With Wings introduces Red Deer program
Red Deer Advocate
3/6/2021

Safety measures in place for Auburn students in hybrid learning
Auburn Reporter
3/5/2021

Plunge at Home to benefit Special Olympics Illinois
The Register-Mail
3/5/2021

Help a police officer go jump in the river for a good cause
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
3/4/2021

2021 Virtual Walk for Autism will raise funds for services at Utica's Kelberman Center
Observer-Dispatch
3/4/2021

Column: Chicago’s Polar Plunge is another pandemic casualty, but Special Olympics supporters are finding other ways to douse themselves in frigid water
Chicago Tribune
3/4/2021

Skagit Valley College graduate receives honor
Skagit Valley Herald
3/2/2021

Centerstone adds virtual Dungeons & Dragons to therapy options
The Southern Illinoisan
3/2/2021

Versailles basketball player overcomes challenges of cerebral palsy to enjoy a game she loves
Lake Sun Leader
3/2/2021

Free workshop planned for autism education model
Journal Inquirer
3/1/2021

14th annual Polar Plunge event draws divers and donations for the North Dakota Special Olympics
Grand Forks Herald
2/28/2021

Everybody into the pool, for 24 straight hours, to benefit Special Olympics Illinois
The SouthtownStar
2/27/2021

Coronavirus: Clark County still has vaccine appointments open
Springfield News-Sun
2/27/2021

Vidalia missing teen found after extensive search
The Natchez Democrat
2/26/2021

Some Hazleton Area students to start classes March 22
Standard-Speaker
2/26/2021

Coronavirus: Clark County still has 2,600 vaccine appointments available for next week
Springfield News-Sun
2/26/2021

The love of two brothers, Tony and Cal, is now on display as a work of art on a West Dayton building
Dayton Daily News
2/25/2021

Special Olympics Montana celebrates 50 years, announces 50 influencers
Missoulian
2/24/2021

Here's why some high needs students are already in Somerville classrooms
Wicked Local Metro
2/24/2021

Polk County DAC - Success! Tom gets his COVID-19 vaccine
Crookston Daily Times
2/24/2021

Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation make donation to Special Olympics Montana
Missoulian
2/22/2021

Autism Society of Greater Akron Summit to host national, local experts to discuss COVID-19 vaccine
Akron Beacon Journal
2/22/2021

Coronavirus: Clark County still has 300+ vaccination appointments available this week
Springfield News-Sun
2/22/2021

Behind Alaska's low 'wasted' vaccine numbers, a combination of diligence and last-minute random calls
Alaska Dispatch News
2/21/2021

Autism-tailored baseball league seeks to expand into Traverse City
The Record-Eagle
2/21/2021

'A life and death issue.' Missouri about to let young man with autism become homeless
Kansas City Star
2/21/2021

ASD's step-by-step return to in-person instruction starts March 3
Auburn Reporter
2/20/2021

At Able Coffee, the blend is confidence and purpose -- and some fine beans
Orange County Register
2/20/2021

Autism kits equip first responders in emergencies
Times
2/19/2021

Despite federal law, group says Missouri is not extending foster care
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
2/19/2021

North Dakota’s Autism Task Force to meet Feb. 22 to discuss legislation, autism-related services and more
Devils Lake Journal
2/18/2021

UMass Dartmouth student, born with cerebral palsy, makes lanyards for COVID facemasks
The Standard Times
2/18/2021

The anti-vaccination debate turns partisan as Republican lawmakers in Connecticut oppose efforts in General Assembly to eliminate religious exemption for immunization
Hartford Courant
2/17/2021

Minnesota schools fast-track plans for permanent online learning options
Star Tribune
2/16/2021

Marlington program making waves behind coach who found the pool after losing his wife
Canton Repository
2/16/2021

Special Olympics Ohio launches virtual Polar Plunge
Dayton Daily News
2/15/2021

Former Quesnel Special Olympics athlete, coach reflect on staying positive during uncertain times
Quesnel Cariboo Observer
2/15/2021

Coronavirus: Ohioans with these medical conditions can get the vaccine starting this week
Springfield News-Sun
2/15/2021

Alternative Baseball Organization looking for coaches, players for start-up in Springfield
The State Journal-Register
2/14/2021

Bemidji High School students participate in Special Olympics Capitol Hill Day
Bemidji Pioneer
2/13/2021

New group of eligible Ohioans added to phase 1B
The Portsmouth Daily Times
2/13/2021

New pair of shoes settles a haunting question in Albany writer's first children's book
Albany Herald
2/13/2021

Allentown man with autism reported missing
Morning Call
2/12/2021

Coronavirus: Ohioans with these medical conditions can get the vaccine next week
Springfield News-Sun
2/12/2021

Nine-year-old Jojo raising funds to pay for his service dog
Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier
2/12/2021

‘This inconsistency is not good for anyone’: Frequent school closures take steep toll on NYC families, teachers
The New York Daily News
2/11/2021

Detroit expanding COVID-19 vaccines to city's disabled residents
Detroit Free Press
2/11/2021

Hunt Hollow Ski Club gives families a lift: Here’s how
Daily Messenger
2/10/2021

Hanover Area eyes return to the classroom
The Citizens' Voice
2/9/2021

Shenango gets the ball rolling on road to inclusivity
New Castle News
2/9/2021

'We are not ready to go into unsafe buildings': No word from mediator, but Philly teachers will still protest
Philadelphia Inquirer
2/8/2021

Cerebral palsy won't stop this Madison County wrestler. 'It's an escape'
Athens Banner-Herald
2/8/2021

Boynton Beach 2-year-old to receive one-of-a-kind wheelchair
South Florida Sun Sentinel
2/8/2021

A bond that can never be broken: Sister starts GoFundMe to help wheelchair-confined brother
Star-News
2/7/2021

Indianapolis police searching for missing 11-year-old boy with autism
Indianapolis Star
2/7/2021

Sullivan's Travels: Help the Special Olympics without getting wet
Wicked Local Northwest
2/6/2021

Eagan man downplays his disability. He just wants to work.
Star Tribune
2/6/2021

Cerebral Palsy Association of B.C. warns of scammers
Abbotsford News
2/5/2021

Kelowna Special Olympics athlete, coach reflect on staying positive during uncertain times
Kelowna Capital News
2/5/2021

Alternative Baseball needs help
The Portsmouth Daily Times
2/4/2021

Sheetz and Wawa team up for ‘Burrr-tual Polar Pop’ to benefit Special Olympics
Patriot-News
2/3/2021

Colorado Springs area nonprofit volunteer opportunities list
The Gazette
2/3/2021

Versailles Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics Indiana
Greensburg Daily News
2/3/2021

Longtime Special Olympics volunteer honors daughter's legacy
The Daily Inter Lake
2/1/2021

Sensory room at Westmont offers design class a sense of accomplishment
Tribune-Democrat
1/30/2021

Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge goes virtual in its 25th year
Carroll County Times
1/28/2021

Rural Mainers face hourslong drive to nearest COVID-19 vaccine clinic
Bangor Daily News
1/27/2021

Pueblo West mother founds Jara Elements after being inspired by fighting for her son
Pueblo Chieftain
1/27/2021

Family's tragedy prompts proposal of 'Colten's Law'
Greenville Herald-Banner
1/26/2021

Cedar Rapids Girl Scout creates sensory trail for children with autism
Gazette
1/26/2021

Missing Falls girl found walking in traffic on Grand Island Bridge
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
1/26/2021

With a $3 million award, Easterseals plans to increase autism testing in Volusia, Flagler
News-Journal
1/26/2021

New Santa Fe autism center seen as 'landmark' addition to region with sparse resources
The Santa Fe New Mexican
1/25/2021

Delphos couple hopes tracking devices keep children with autism from 'running'
Lima News
1/24/2021

Indianapolis police search for missing man with autism
Indianapolis Star
1/23/2021

New foster parent launches Peer Connect to help people with special needs find friends
Hartford Courant
1/22/2021

Luke AFB makes Mesa teen honorary pilot
Tribune
1/22/2021

Arts 'n Autism graduates first students from ILEAP program
The Tuscaloosa News
1/22/2021

Mental health conditions 'alarmingly high' among children with autism: UBC study
Abbotsford News
1/20/2021

Alexis Krell: WA settles lawsuit for $6.85 million with man who nearly died in his family's care
News Tribune
1/20/2021

Coronavirus: Vaccine guidelines for Ohioans with severe medical disorders released
Springfield News-Sun
1/19/2021

Howard Intervention Center brings autism services for children to Munster
Times
1/15/2021

Kits full of comfort: Sensory Bags For Kids sees high demand
The Journal Times
1/14/2021

Mom sentenced for endangering disabled daughter with carbon monoxide during suicide attempt
Morning Call
1/14/2021

Colorado Springs area nonprofit volunteer opportunities list
The Gazette
1/13/2021

EDITORIAL: Example of better policing through improved understanding
The Day
1/10/2021

No charges for Marion teen who was accused of killing his grandmother
Ocala Star-Banner
1/9/2021

Review: 'The Reason I Jump' a rewarding look at autistic mind
The Detroit News
1/8/2021

Alternative Baseball preps for the launch of its first club in Orange County
Daily Pilot
1/8/2021

Artist with autism writes books
The Hillsdale Daily News
1/7/2021

First Children Services acquires Exceptional Learning to expand autism services
NJBIZ
1/6/2021

Pandemic poses challenges for Boulder County child care providers; families struggle in the aftermath
Daily Times-Call
1/3/2021

Virtual learning a ‘nightmare’ for special education students amid pandemic, parents say
Patriot-News
1/3/2021

Center of Family Love began 40th year celebrating first resident and future plans
Daily Oklahoman
12/31/2020

Colorado Springs area nonprofit volunteer opportunities list
The Gazette
12/30/2020

HEARTism makes autism sensory calming kits
Ravalli Republic
12/30/2020

Cerebral palsy builds student’s work ethic
Topeka Capital Journal
12/29/2020

Virtual plunge Special Olympics Maryland surpasses end-of-year $300K goal
Capital
12/29/2020

Column: An Evanston family lost everything in a fire 2 days before Christmas. Their neighbors rushed to help make them whole.
Chicago Tribune
12/29/2020

Why Doug Flutie, Thurman Thomas, Steve Christie don't recall Bills sweeping Patriots in 1999
Buffalo News
12/27/2020