'Autism Database' Seeks To Help Provide Help When Special Needs Kids Get Lost Or Go MissingWe're in the middle of National Autism Awareness Month and a suburban police sergeant hopes to make departments across the country aware of his special needs tool.
Police In Oak Park Distributing Green Bracelets To Better Assist Residents With DisabilitiesThe Oak Park Police Department is implementing a new strategy to better serve residents with disabilities who may not be able to communicate verbally during an emergency.
If People Can't Wear Masks For Medical Reasons, What Can They Expect From Businesses?Businesses across the world are looking out for everyone’s safety by requiring masks – but what if the customer can’t wear a mask for medical reasons?
Father Is Fighting 'Behavior Management' Fee On Dental Appointment Bill For His Son With AutismMichael Johnson was not pleased after he found an extra charge on his son’s dental bill.
Deerfield Dad Says Offer To Pay Driver Who Hit His Son To Surrender Will Expire On Friday EveningA Deerfield dad said Tuesday that his offer to pay $10,000 to the hit-and-run driver who hit his son will expire if that driver does not surrender by Friday evening.
Deerfield Dad Talks About Offer To Pay $10,000 To Driver Who Hit Son If Driver SurrendersA Deerfield father has made an unusual offer – promising $10,000 to the hit-and-run driver who hit his son.
Deerfield Father Makes Bold Offer To Hit-And-Run Driver Who Struck 12-Year-Old Son With AutismA Deerfield father was offering a $10,000 reward Sunday to find the driver who hit his 12-year-old son, who has autism.
Parents Demand Answers After Boy With Autism Comes Home With Permanent Marker Scrawled On His BackA boy with autism came home from his school in Berwyn with permanent marker on his back – and his parents want to know who did it.
'The Place For Children With Autism' Opens WednesdayThe school will celebrate the new Hermosa neighborhood location Wednesday afternoon.
Naperville City Council Will Allow Demolition Of Historic Mansion Used By Little Friends Social Service GroupThe Naperville City Council on Wednesday ruled that it will allow the demolition of a historic mansion that houses a renowned social service organization.
Little Friends Organization Says It Needs To Move From Naperville Mansion, But Preservationists Worry About DemolitionA Naperville mansion houses a cherished organization that serves 1,000 adults and children – many with autism.
Elgin High School Holds Sensory Friendly Concert For Autism Awareness.Elgin High School held a sensory friendly concert for autism awareness.
Single Sperm Donor Linked To Numerous Children With Autism, Other DisabilitiesTwo boys were born through a sperm donor, both were diagnosed with autism, and their mother eventually went on to learn something shocking.
Head Of Champion Center For Autism In Oak Forest Charged With Falsely Billing Blue Cross For $3 MillionAs a result, Latrice Harrell received more than $1.6 million from the insurer between November 2015 and May 2018, prosecutors allege.
A Woman's Quest To Find A Specific Dress For A Child With Autism Brings Strangers TogetherOne person asked if she could try to re-create the dress herself. Another found two on eBay, although they were not the correct size. A few people said they owned the same exact dress in a size 12 – just slightly larger than the one Price was looking for.