Dyspraxia

West Cumbrian man raises awareness of dyspraxia condition – News & Star

A Workington man has launched a dyspraxia awareness day for education professionals, in the hope that they…

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Leading autism charity Anna Kennedy Online announce new young ambassador – Essex Magazine

Leading UK Autism Charity Anna Kennedy Online have today announced their new young Ambassador Siena Castellon. Siena Castellon…

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Bikes for disabilities in Cardiff Nextbike share scheme plan – BBC News

People with disabilities will be able to hire specially adapted bikes around Cardiff via an app as…

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Welsh Employer Urged to Become Disability Confident – Business News Wales

Employers are being called on to do more to support and recruit disabled people and those with…

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Why clumsiness may be a sign of dyspraxia – The Bolton News

OFTEN mistaken as clumsiness or a sign of low intelligence, dyspraxia is more common than a lot…

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Personal trainer offers session to youngsters with learning disabilities – Sunderland Echo

A kind-hearted personal trainer is helping youngsters with learning disabilities become more at home in the gym…

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How adults with dyspraxia navigate daily life – Medical Xpress

People with developmental coordination disorder (DCD) – also known as dyspraxia – have a “hidden disability”. This…

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Doctor Who’s Dyspraxic Companion Will Help People Like Me Get The Help They Need – HuffPost UK

On Sunday, during Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor Who debut, one of the new companions, Ryan Sinclair, was struggling…

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‘It affects me every single day’ – South Shields MP opens up about her dyspraxia as she praises awareness campaign – Shields Gazette

South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck has praised a union for taking on the fight to raise awareness…

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What is dyspraxia? Doctor Who companion Ryan’s condition explained – Digital Spy

The new series of Doctor Who isn’t just breaking new ground with the show’s first female Doctor…

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Are you struggling with balance? It may be a sign of dyspraxia – Belfast Telegraph

Writing, typing, riding a bike, driving a car, doing DIY around the home – these are just…

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Eye training to help children with dyspraxia – Medical Xpress

Children with a coordination disorder can improve skills like throwing and catching with new training videos developed…

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YouTuber Jamie Spalding among speakers at Digital Wave – Bournemouth Echo

A TOP Microsoft marketer and a YouTuber with more than two million subscribers will be seeking to…

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Watchdog raps Norfolk County Council after disabled boy’s social care needs were not met for 18 months – Eastern Daily Press

Children’s services bosses apologised after the mother of the boy, who has not been identified, complained to…

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Stroke survivor’s call to give others the chance of life – East Lothian Courier

A MAN whose life was dramatically changed following a stroke has called on a treatment to be…

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PIP cuts could put life of autistic woman Lizzie Graham ‘in danger’ – Kent Online

An autistic woman unable to wash or dress herself without help faces having her care cut under…

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Charity celebrates 20 years of putting young people on path to success – The Irish News

AN alternative education project that supports young people facing difficulties remaining in mainstream schools is celebrating a…

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Scot written off by doctors proves them wrong as she bids to add to medals haul at Special Olympics – Scottish Daily Record

After Kerri Mackenzie was diagnosed with learning difficulties and dyspraxia – doctors warned she would probably never…

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People share their experiences of living with dyspraxia – Metro

Developmental co-ordination disorder, commonly known as dyspraxia, is a condition that affects movement and co-ordination. While dyspraxia…

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Marvellous Movie Day at Heaney Homeplace – Ballymena Times

The Empower Project, in partnership with the award winning Seamus Heaney Homeplace in Bellaghy, has introduced yet…

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Four ways employers can support neurodiversity at work – Personnel Today

With 700,000 people in the UK now on the autism spectrum and Morrisons having just launched a…

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Rotary club honours kids who ‘make a difference!’ – Stoke-on-Trent Live

The Lake Hotel Rudyard was the setting recently for the Leek Rotary Young Citizens Awards Evening, which…

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Everything you need to know about dyspraxia and Autism Spectrum (ASD) – AutisMag

Ever imagined, how life would be if you had to struggle with everyday tasks? Although many would…

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Calls for volunteers to help local sports club in school holidays – Worcester News

A LOCAL sports club, DizzKidz, aimed at providing various sporting activities for children with co-ordination difficulties is…

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Church of England Archbishop: Prayer Doesn’t Always Help Those With Disabilities – Patheos

Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, doesn’t necessarily want you to pray for his daughters’ disabilities because…

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Welby says daughter’s disability is part of her and she is precious – The Guardian

The archbishop of Canterbury has said he has not prayed for his daughter Ellie Welby in relation…

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The disability campaigners who’ve been invited to help a London council make big decisions about their lives – Get West London

“Would people accept a women’s organisation run by men?” Tara Flood makes the comparison when she talks about…

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Call for new members for dyspraxia support group – The Northern Echo

A SUPPORT group for adults and teenager affected by dyspraxia is urging new members to get in…

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Specific learning difficulty ‘bases’ at ten Hertfordshire primary schools to close as part of restructuring – Hertfordshire Mercury

Councillors have backed proposals to close ten special learning difficulty bases across the county, include one each…

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16-year-old wunderkind makes a colourful debut at Galeri Prima – New Straits Times Online

“SAY hello Luqman, and stand up please!” his mother tells him half-exasperatedly.The lanky 16-year-old who’s sprawled on…

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“Always smiling” – the inspirational model who’s proving disabilities don’t need to hold you back – Grimsby Live

A twelve-year-old boy with Down’s syndrome is inspiring others with his sunny optimism and modelling career. Joseph Hale…

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Learning disability bases in primary schools across Herts set for closure – Herts Advertiser

Councillors on the education, libraries and localism cabinet panel backed the idea to close the bases –…

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Primary school’s special needs bases to be axed – Watford Observer

Primary schools will be forced to shut their special needs bases as part of fresh cuts -…

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Scot born with debilitating dyspraxia on brink of career in American Football – Scottish Daily Record

As a young boy, Cameron Craig struggled to catch or kick a ball. He was born prematurely and…

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Meeting for parents in Donegal with children who have Dyspraxia – Donegal Democrat

A meeting for parents in Donegal with children who have Dyspraxia DCD or who are waiting on…

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Stop weeding out neuro-diverse kids and start recognising their talents – Evening Standard

Author CJ Sansom, writing about bullying last weekend, said his “inattention” at school made him the bête…

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Snow sports used to combat disabilities and mental health issues in the UK – The Telegraph

now sports are acting as a valuable life-changing tool for people with additional needs and mental health…

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Your £4,000 will change children’s lives at Megan Baker House – Hereford Times

A NEW Megan Baker House centre has been opened in Ledbury to help even more children and…

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Outstanding Ofsted rating hat trick for Ventnor school – On The Wight

St Catherine’s School, Ventnor is celebrating its latest Ofsted residential care report which highly praised its work…

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Para Swimmer Affected By Proposal To Reduce Pool Time – Yorkshire Coast Radio

The only Para Swimmer who uses Scarborough Swimming Club may not be able to progress in his…

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Carrie and David Grant’s daughter Talia lands role in Hollyoaks – and she is making TV history – Hello Magazine

Carrie and David Grant couldn’t be more proud of their daughter Talia following the news that she…

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Parents praise Worcestershire Disability Football Club for making a huge difference to their children’s lives – Worcester News

PARENTS have praised a city football club for people with disabilities as “confidence boosting” for their children. The…

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Campaign to keep autistic girl at her family home gains backing of hundreds – Wales Online

Hundreds of people have signed an online petition to stop a young autistic girl being taken away…

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Neurodiversity: Are employers losing out on skills of people with autism? – Personnel Today

A recent CIPD report found that almost three-quarters of employers‘ policies ignore neurodiversity. But given that around…

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My driving instructor ditched me because of my dyspraxia – iNews

Having dyspraxia makes navigating everyday tasks – such as driving – a lot more complicated. But the…

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Dyslexia and dyspraxia exhibition at Crewe Lifestyle Centre – Crewe Guardian

Helen Kay, from Nantwich, is researching the relationship between poetry and dyslexia/dyspraxia as part of her MA…

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Irish mum Mary Noonan tells of her 16-year-old daughter’s struggle with dyspraxia – RSVP Live

Irish mum Mary Noonan tells of her 16-year-old daughter’s struggle with dyspraxia. Her daughter suffers from the developmental…

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Inspirational teenager Mikey Akers named Pride of Birmingham winner – Birmingham Live

An inspirational teenager who conquered a debilitating speech impairment and set up a support group for others…

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Researcher from Nantwich on poetry and dyslexia/dyspraxia – So Cheshire

Helen Kay, from Nantwich, is researching the relationship between poetry and dyslexia/dyspraxia as part of her MA…

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Britwell man criticises Government after being found ‘fit to work’ while on Universal Credit. – Slough Express

A young man from Britwell with mental health issues has accused the Government of discrimination and bullying…

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River Island features children with disabilities in new campaign celebrating diversity – The Independent

Six children with disabilities have been announced as the new faces of River Island’s latest campaign that…

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Race to help Bolton children who need special kit to help them talk with others – The Bolton News

SPEECH therapists are stepping out to try help children who they say have been left ‘without a…

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Teen with epilepsy creates poster to raise awareness of invisible illnesses – Metro

18-year-old Tom Bell, who lives with epilepsy, is shining light on invisible illnesses with a poster campaign…

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Free workshop on DCD/Dyspraxia – Ballymena Times

Do you have a child or work with a child who has Developmental co-ordination Disorder (DCD)/ Dyspraxia?…

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Is my child autistic? Four Grimsby parents tell us about their battle to get a diagnosis – Grimsby Telegraph

Autism services in North East Lincolnshire have come under harsh criticism from families who believe their children…

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This Is How A Dyspraxia Diagnosis Changed My Life – Refinery29

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always felt stupid. It’s quite difficult for me to…

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Meet the Oxford graduate changing the way we think about dyslexia, dyspraxia, and ADHD – Metro

It takes a tremendous amount of energy and hard work to get into Oxbridge. But working to…

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Disabilities caused in babies by epilepsy drug a ‘scandal’ – BBC News

An MP has said the harm caused to children after their mothers were given the epilepsy drug…

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How I got into Oxford without realising I had dyslexia, dyspraxia and ADHD – In Your Area

We all know about the pressures of studying on teenagers. But for Kaiya Stone that meant getting up…

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Dyslexia and dyspraxia sufferer diagnosed aged 19 tells of struggles in new film – Evening Standard

An Oxford graduate who only discovered she had dyslexia and dyspraxia when she started studying Ancient Greek and Latin at university has made…

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I got into Oxford with dyslexia, dyspraxia and ADHD – here’s why disability does not mean inability – iNews

Failing an exam is a common experience every student dreads, but for Kaiya it was the catalyst for a journey of retrospective self-realisation….

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Support adults with disabilities – The Argus

NANCY Doyle is an occupational psychologist and the managing director of Genius Within, specialising in the workplace support of adults with neuro-differences. She is…

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Top 5 Celebrities With Dyspraxia – BUzz

This top five list is all about celebrities who you never knew had dyspraxia and how they overcame it and showed people it…

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Dyspraxia Condition – BUzz

Dyspraxia, also known as DCD (Development Coordination Disorder) is a condition not many people know about. It’s something that develops within a child as…

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Dyspraxia in the work place – BUzz

Local apprentice talks about his life with dyspraxia and how he has overcome the challenges set in the work place Dyspraxia, is something that…

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How giraffes helped Poppy Campbell find her voice – BBC News

A girl who barely said a word for the first four years of her life is now a “little chatterbox”. Poppy Campbell, six, from…

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Denise Van Outen opens up about daughter Betsy’s learning difficulties – GoodtoKnow

Denise Van Outen has opened up about her daughter Betsy’s ‘ongoing’ struggle with learning difficulties. The star, 43, spoke the The Sun’s Fabulous magazine…

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Mum’s delight as mute daughter who lived in silence for six years finds voice after life-changing speech therapy – Scottish Daily Record

Mute Girl Finally Finds Her Voice As little Poppy Campbell chats happily to mum Sarah, she is like any happy-go-lucky six-year-old. But until just a…

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Down Syndrome photographer completes ‘once in a lifetime’ trip to US parks – Chard & Ilminster News

Down Syndrome Photographer Goes to the US on First Trip!  Somerset wildlife and landscape photographer Oliver Hellowell recently had the trip of a lifetime…

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‘I have been dragged through the mud’: Goldalming couple win four-year legal ‘battle’ with council over rights of their disabled son – Get Surrey

A Godalming couple have won a four-year “battle” with Surrey County Council (SCC) over the rights of their 10-year-old disabled son. From 2014 to…

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Dyslexic students ‘discriminated against’ in allowance assessments – BBC News

Assessments for dyslexic students claiming disability allowances should be reviewed, peers have said. The issue was raised by Lord Addington, who is president of…

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Scout with autism camps out for two months to fundraise for jamboree – Bedford Today

A teenager with autism from Silsoe is to help unlock his world as he fundraises for a lifetime trip to a scout jamboree. Thomas…

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Airdrie woman who cares for elderly by day is larger-than-life wrestling star – Scottish Daily Record

An Airdrie wrestler has proven to be a powerhouse performer by getting to grips with her job as a carer and grappling with…

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Microsoft: Tech means marketing is now a career option for more people – Marketing Week

Marketing has not always been the most inclusive industry or considered a career option for people with conditions such as dyslexia and dyspraxia,…

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Teenager Mikey Akers wins award from Prime Minister for dyspraxia awareness work – Solihull Observer

A teenager has received praise from the Prime Minister and a Downing Street award for raising awareness about verbal dyspraxia. Mikey Akers founded campaign…

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Disability tech goes mainstream – Financial Times

Please use the sharing tools found via the email icon at the top of articles. Copying articles to share with others is a…

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Sex Work Empowers Me as a Disabled Woman – VICE

When people talk about sex work, the consensus from those who don’t do it is often that sex workers must be desperate for…

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Student defies medical experts to gain top degree – Lancashire Telegraph

A STUDENT has defied medical experts to achieve a first class honours degree. Danielle Wainwright, 21, from Mellor, has high-functioning autism, dyslexia and dyspraxia,…

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Inspiring Grimsby model Joseph fronts River Island’s new campaign – Grimsby Telegraph

A young star from Grimsby is inspiring millions of people as one of the faces of River Island’s new campaign. The great smile of…

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Boy with Down’s Syndrome launches modelling career as one of the new River Island Kids Squad – ITV News

A young boy with Down’s Syndrome has joined a major new campaign for high street store River Island – as his mother says…

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Dyspraxia awareness event helps students learn about teamwork and unique skills – Lethbridge Herald

For nine-year-old Megan Van Diemen, living with dyspraxia presents a lot of challenges. But on Friday an awareness event at Our Lady of…

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Young model with Down’s syndrome stars in new campaign for River Island – Telegraph.co.uk

An 11-year-old boy has become a star of River Island’s new campaign for their children’s range, in a move that his parents hope…

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River Island’s Kids Squad: Parents Share How Son With Down’s Syndrome Could Change The World – HuffPost UK

An 11-year-old boy with Down’s syndrome landed his first official modelling job as part of River Island’s latest children’s advertising campaign. Karen and Andrew…

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Dyspraxia children missing out on school support – ITV News

Children with dyspraxia are falling “under the radar” and missing out on vital support in school, according to a Hertfordshire Charity. The Dyspraxia Foundation…

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Diver Davis defies disabilities – Isle of Wight County Press

A DETERMINED young man, who doctors said would never walk or talk, has defied his disabilities to learn how to dive. Matthew Davis,…

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19 Symptoms Of Dyspraxia That Aren’t Just “Being Clumsy” – Bustle

Here’s a running list of what I did by accident in the past 24 hours: I spilled boiling water on my big toe….

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See 70-year-old engineer Joe Mulcahy’s latest bike set to take cycle markets by storm – Chronicle Live

A grandfather who created a bike business inspired by his grandson is now moving through the gears of expansion through the launch of…

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How I Came Out Of The Undateables Wiser And More Confident – HuffPost UK

How curious would you say you are about life and love? Have you ever seen any movies where characters integrate seamlessly with each…

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Forget stereotypes … how to recruit talented, neurodiverse employees – The Guardian

James Neely used to work in an open-plan office. His journey to work included busy, stressful train journeys. “I tended to isolate myself…

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Undateables viewers left in shock by how much single hunk looks like One Direction’s Liam Payne – The Sun

UNDATEABLES viewers were left gobsmacked on Monday night when one singleton had a very famous doppelganger. Fans of the show couldn’t help but notice…

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Aylesbury boy with ADHD refused extra time for 11+ exam – Mix 96

A woman from Aylesbury has expressed serious concerns after her son was refused extra time for the 11+ exam this Thursday. Aedhan Brown has…

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The moving reason why this Hull boy is the eyes and ears for his old brother – Hull Daily Mail

There’s little more special than the bond between brothers. But for Charlie and Jack Lilley, there is an even greater meaning to brotherly…

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Multi-Sensory Training Centre for children with developmental needs will ‘meet need here and beyond’ – Gazette

A NEW centre is opening to support children with develop- mental difficulties. The Multi-Sensory Training Centre, formerly known as CPOC and was part of…

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Support group in Stockton to help children with dyspraxia and their parents – Darlington and Stockton Times

CHILDREN with dyspraxia can access a new support group for those under 12 thanks to a Teesside charity. Dyspraxia is a developmental coordination disorder,…

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Nightclub for people with disabilities celebrates its first birthday at The Factory Bar in Gillingham – Kent Online

A nightclub for people with disabilities has celebrated its first birthday. G.Beatz was launched in Factory Bar at Priestfield Stadium on August 7, 2016…

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Sam wins top accolade as sports volunteer – Oldham Chronicle

HOLLINWOOD FC junior coach Sam Coleman has won the Manchester County FA Young Volunteer of the Year award. Also a school sports coach, Sam…

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15 People Told Us Their Stories Of Disability Discrimination At Work – BuzzFeed News

We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us about their experiences of disability discrimination they had faced in the workplace. Here…

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You’ve helped us raise £10000 for Megan Baker House so far – let’s change more lives together – Ledbury Reporter

BACK in March, the Hereford Times launched an appeal that we knew people would truly believe in enough to support. We asked for your…

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Leominster teen tackles mental health stigma with powerful film – Hereford Times

A LEOMINSTER teenager has created a powerful film about the stigma felt by young people with mental health issues. Nathan Hiams, 19, drew on…

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How sport changed life of teen cyclist – BBC Sport

When she was young, Kiera Byland found life difficult – symptoms of autism and dyspraxia meant it was difficult for her to make…

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Big-hearted Balsall Common teen Mikey Akers shortlisted for National Diversity Award – Solihull Observer

A BIG-HEARTED teen with a speech disorder, who always felt different growing up, has been shortlisted for a National Diversity Award for all…

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Former Lampard Community School pupil says thank you to school with £250 donation – North Devon Gazette

An ex-Lampard Community School pupil has donated money to the school as a way of saying thank you for everything they did for…

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Ammanford father and daughter join rally for dyspraxia – South Wales Guardian

An Ammanford father and daughter have teamed up to drive a £300 banger over 2,000 miles to raise money for charity. Bubbles Laundrette owner…

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Northamptonshire girl, 10, to donate hair to children’s wig charity – Northamptonshire Telegraph

A 10-year-old girl will lose her flowing locks to raise money for a charity which funds wigs for children who have lost their…

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13-year-old boy with autism gets piles of birthday cards and gifts after his mum sent out an appeal on Facebook – Metro

After leaving mainstream school to be taught at home, 13-year-old Tyler had drifted away from his close friends. Tyler has Asperger syndrome, a type…

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Project Chrysalis: Megan Baker House has changed life of nine-year-old boy – Hereford Times

PARENTS of a nine-year-old boy have spoken about how Megan Baker House…

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Irish boy, 7, left in shock as his favourite Ireland footballer makes him an official mascot – Irish Post

CATHAL BYRNE is a huge Republic of Ireland fan – and especially of goalkeeper Darren Randolph. Shot-stopper Randolph is a particular hero for Cathal…

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Mascot who has raised thousands of pounds for charity has had a trophy named in his honour – Lancashire Telegraph

A MASCOT who has raised thousands of pounds for charity and had a trophy named in his honour has been described as ‘inspirational’. Philip…

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Honiton youngster runs a marathon in a month for children’s charity – Midweek Herald

A Honiton youngster who set the ambitious challenge to run the length of a marathon in a month has successfully completed his goal. Nathan…

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Outstanding Ofsted for St Catherine’s School – Isle of Wight County Press

STUDENTS and staff at St Catherine’s School in Ventnor are celebrating after an outstanding Ofsted care report. The report praised the school’s work with…

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Primary school calls on businesses to help create sensory garden for pupils – Bucks Free Press

A Wooburn Green school that was placed in special measures is calling on businesses to help them create a sensory garden for pupils. The…

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Dementia symptoms – making THIS change could combat Alzheimer’s disease – Express.co.uk

DEMENTIA – and Alzheimer’s disease – is currently incurable but now experts have found could be prevented by upping your dosage of omega-3…

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Mum fighting for diagnosis for 9-year-old son reveals battle to prove she’s not a bad parent – Grimsby Telegraph

The mother of a nine-year-old boy with behaviour issues has spoken of her long and frustrating battle trying to get her son diagnosed…

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Dyspraxia Ireland launches new information booklet to help families with transition from primary to secondary school – Mayo Advertiser

Dyspraxia/DCD Ireland has launched a practical guide which will assist families experiencing dyspraxia/DCD with their child’s transition from primary to secondary school. Entitled…

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Dyspraxia Ireland launches information booklet – Galway Independent

Dyspraxia/DCD Ireland have launched a practical guide which will assist families experiencing Dyspraxia/DCD with their child’s transition from primary to secondary school. Entitled ‘The…

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Dyspraxia Ireland launches new information booklet for parents – Offaly Express

Dyspraxia/DCD Ireland have launched a practical guide which will assist families experiencing Dyspraxia with their child’s transition from primary to secondary school. Entitled ‘The…

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Colchester playwright Nicola Werenowska reveals her Hidden disability – Daily Gazette

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Getting to grips with autism in an immersive sensory experience – Bedfordshire News

The mother of a young…

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Young petrolhead is a YouTube sensation – Manchester Evening News

A 12-year-old petrolhead has become a YouTube sensation through his interviews with professional rally car drivers. Kieran Riley set up the channel under his…

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When fear of falling stops you running – Irish Times

Q: I am trying to convince a good friend about the benefits of running. She has weight issues and confidence issues and is…

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Inventing a bike for his grandson has seen a 70-year-old launch a business that is going global – ChronicleLive

Helping his…

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Why I get mistaken for being drunk – BBC News

Sex and relationships for disabled people can give rise to unspoken questions and sensitivities – often among the able bodied. But amid the…

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Special needs fun day at Paultons Park scrapped over health and safety fears – Daily Echo

A day out for children with special needs at a Hampshire tourist attraction has been scrapped because of health and safety fears. Youngsters have…

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What is dyspraxia? It’s more than just clumsiness – Metro

Many are aware of how cerebral palsy and strokes can affect motor coordination – but what is dyspraxia, the condition that can affect…

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Change a life: We need our readers’ help to transform the lives of disabled children at Megan Baker House – Hereford Times

FOR 15 years, a county…

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This is how a dyspraxia diagnosis changed my life – Evening Standard

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always felt stupid. It’s quite difficult for me to admit this out loud, but it’s…

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Living with dyspraxia: see life from Joe’s point of view – ITV News

At least one child in every classroom in our region may be struggling with dyspraxia … a condition that makes them appear clumsy,…

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Mum hits out at changes to the way children are diagnosed with autism – Grimsby Telegraph

Changes to the way children are…

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Waltham Forest good sports – FE Week

The learners suffer from a range of learning disabilities, including Down’s syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy, dyslexia and dyspraxia. Their coach, David Vellala, believes…

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Big-hearted Balsall Common teen raises awareness for other dyspraxia sufferers – Coventry Observer

A BIG-HEARTED teen with a brain disorder, who always felt different growing up, has set up a charity to fulfil his dream of…

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Coroner concludes that teenager’s death was accidental | Newark … – Newark Advertiser

The body of Curtis Nuttall was found by a member of the public at Nether Lock, Newark, on October 27 last year. A…

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Could your ‘clumsy’ child actually be suffering from dyspraxia … – Scunthorpe Telegraph

North Lincolnshire parents: Is your child “clumsy”? Or is it a sign of a condition known as dyspraxia? See below for a list…

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‘Disabled cyclists hindered by barriers’ say charities – ITV News

Cycling charities say that cycle lane barriers should be removed because they stop people with disabilities from using them. Kevin Rahman-Daultrey has dyspraxia…

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A truly life-changing role for Dubai’s schoolchildren – The National

For Finley Stevens, letters often appear like squiggles jumping around on a page. So when the 11-year-old – who is dyslexic and also…

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‘It doesn’t stop me having big ambitions’ – Appleton man with dyspraxia nominated for award – Warrington Guardian

AN Appleton man with dyspraxia who continues to battle past ‘barriers’ to achieve his ambitions has been nominated for an award following his…

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College Sport: Teen sprinter on fast track to brighter things – New Zealand Herald

What makes it more impressive is the fact Guthrie-Croft has a condition known as dyspraxia, which can hamper his motor skills. He has…

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Dyspraxia Awareness Week: Girls Are ‘Sliding Under The Radar’ For Diagnosis Warns Charity – Huffington Post UK

According to the Dyspraxia Foundation the average age for diagnosis of dyspraxia is 7 to 8 years. But many of the people surveyed…

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Finding a cure for poor penmanship – Jewish Chronicle

Poor handwriting may also be the result of being left-handed or other diagnosed conditions such as dysgraphia or agraphia (a specific deficiency in…

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Mother passed deadly mitochondrial disease gene to her THREE children – Daily Mail

The family’s nightmare began when Callum was aged ten and his schoolteachers believed he might have dyspraxia – often called ‘clumsy child syndrome.’…

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Diagnosing Dyspraxia: when clumsiness becomes a condition – The Student

According to him, my lack of spatial awareness and inability to coordinate a simple three-point turn could be a sign of ‘dyspraxia‘. Dyspraxia;…

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Dyspraxia’s virtues offset its burdens – BDlive

Lewell-Buck, 37, has the life-long developmental disorder dyspraxia, which affects the way the brain organises movement and thought. “My sense of direction is…

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10 Things You Discover When You Date Someone With Dyspraxia – WhatCulture

If you don’t know anyone with Dyspraxia, there’s a lot of little things that you probably take for granted; you can write, tie…

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A day in the life of a politician with dyspraxia – West – Welfare Society Territory

The labyrinthine corridors of the most famous Parliament in the world only partly explain her disorientation. The young Labour MP, born in 1978,…

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Wales stars Matthew Morgan and Gareth Anscombe face awkward meeting after this Twitter row – Express.co.uk

Tom Morgan appeared on Channel 4 reality show The Undateables to raise awareness of Tourette’s, Asperger Syndrome, dyspraxia and ADHD – all conditions…

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Family shares heart-breaking diagnosis that all three children will die in their teens – The Sun

When Callum’s teacher approached the parents to tell them she noticed he was having difficulty throwing and catching a ball and suspected he…

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Teesside charity launches dyspraxia support group – Bdaily

A Teesside charity is launching a new support group which aims to help young people affected by dyspraxia. Roseberry Community Consortium has set…

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Scunthorpe Telegraph North Lincolnshire parents: Is your child “clumsy”? Or is it a sign of a condition known as dyspraxia? See below for a…

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Is your child clumsy, or could they have dyspraxia? – Hull Daily Mail

Hull Daily Mail Children who are uncoordinated, disorganised and struggle with handwriting are often simply written off as clumsy. But they may be among…

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Diagnosing Dyspraxia in your child – the Irish News

the Irish News But they may be among the five per cent of the population suffering from dyspraxia, a condition that affects fine and/or…

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Dyspraxia Teen’s Parenting App Gets Support: ‘My Child App’ Receives US$100000 Funding – Parent Herald

Parent Herald The app by the indomitable dyspraxia afflicted teenager, whose inspirations are Steve Jobs and Elon Musk, has just received a seed funding…

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