Tag Archives: Autism

Wilson Children’s Center helps determine why boy is lagging behind others


Paul is a bright 4-year-old child who has been diagnosed as having autism. He first came to the Wilson Children’s Center in Deposit almost two years ago when his mother Crystal, who was newly single after a divorce, brought him … Continue reading

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10-year-old race car driver wanted to help local kids with autism


Kamdin is a 10-year-old who races junior slingshot cars, small race cars that do not have an age limit for the driver. He lives in Lanesboro, Pennsylvania, in northern Susquehanna County. Last year, when Kamdin was picking out his slingshot … Continue reading

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YMCA helps boy who loved to play basketball, but nobody wanted him on their team


Timmy is 13 years old. He wants nothing more that to be good at sports, like so many other kids his age, but he has an extra hurdle to overcome because he’s autistic. His mom was nervous about how the … Continue reading

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Early Childhood Center of Jewish Community Center helps identify a child’s problem early


The success of participating in an early childhood program comes in many forms. The most notable is the successful entrance into the public schools. Success is also seen in the opportunity for early intervention concerning any problem the child may … Continue reading

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