WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY (WAAD): AUTISM SEMINAR FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS AND CAREGIVERS
In conjunction with World Autism Awareness Day, Duke-NUS Medical School, in collaboration with Autism Association (S), Autism Resource Centre (S), Rainbow Centre, St. Andrew’s Autism Centre, organised a seminar for healthcare professionals and caregivers.
WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY (WAAD): LIGHT IT UP BLUE CAMPAIGN
To commemorate World Autism Awareness Day, key landmark structures in Singapore were lighted blue this year as part of the Light It Up Blue campaign. Here is ARC and Pathlight School joining in the cause.
We thank parents, students and teachers for their enthusiastic support in our recent Sports Day on 1 March 2012. There were certainly many things to be thankful for on that day, first and foremost being the clear weather we enjoyed.
Though it was not yet the eve of Chinese New Year, the spirit of the Lunar New year came early to the school this year. Kick starting the celebration in the morning this year was the class activities; the students were taught about the customs and traditions of Chinese New Year.
"Opening our Hearts: Sharing by Parents with Children of Down Syndrome" is a typically Singaporean book that creates awareness and understanding about what it means to receive a child with Down syndrome into your family and your world. As part of Pathlight's effort to support other special needs communities, this book is now available at Pathlight Retail Mall (Campus 1) and for online order at Pathlight eMall.
These people want to be independent working adults but the odds are often stacked against them. In the first of a three part series, The New Paper looks at how Pathlight School is helping the disabled find jobs.