Abu Dhabi University (ADU) celebrated the winners of the fifth edition of the ‘Art for Autism’ competition, an annual contest organized by ADU’s College of Arts and Sciences (CAS). The awards ceremony was held at the University’s main campus in Abu Dhabi on 24 April in recognition of Autism Awareness Month.
In order to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day, Mushrif Mall, Abu Dhabi, on Tuesday hosted activities to raise awareness of autism in the UAE as part of their annual CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility)programme.
The 14th annual autism awareness campaign has been launched by Dubai Autism Centre under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai.
The Dubai Autism Center on Wednesday announced that its 15th annual autism awareness campaign will be launched on April 2 on the occasion of World Autism Awareness Day, under the patronage of the Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
The girl, Jiya Rai – herself an ASD case – is the daughter of sailor Madan Rai and swam the distance from Bandra-Worli Sea Link to Gateway of India in 8 hours and 40 minutes on Wednesday.
The TV presenter and model have three children together, twins Penelope and Leo, seven, and Felicity, four, all of whom have been diagnosed with autism.
The United Nations chief’s clarion call to tap the potential of those with autism should be taken note of. Building a more inclusive and accessible world that recognises the contribution of all people, including persons with disabilities, must be a “key goal”
The Dubai Autism Centre (DAC) is organising a 10-week intensive course of RBT (Registered Behavioral Technician) for special educators that aims to assist in delivering behavioral analysis services and practice under the direction and close supervision of Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA).
Dubai Autism Center (DAC) educated visitors of Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) about autism. This year, on its shelves, there are a range of autism publications published by the Centre. The Dubai Autism Centre has been hosting an exhibition stall at SIBF since 2006 to educate the public on their specialised services for children with autism.