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January 29, 2012
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If you live anywhere near Indianapolis, you've probably gotten an earful of information about Super Bowl XLVI. In an effort to provide you with information about accessibility in the community, we wanted to make sure that wediscussed how road closures and other changes may affect public transportation during the next few days.
January 22, 2012
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A new study from the University of Pennsylvania discusses how respite care for children and young adults with autism can go a long way toward keeping them out of psychiatric hospitals. It stated that for every $1,000 states spent on respite services, researchers found an 8% drop in the odds of hospitalization.

January 20, 2012
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Here we review "Off Balanced" by Zachary Fenell. This book describes Zachary's experiences growing up in middle and high school with mild cerebral palsy.
January 15, 2012
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January 12, 2012
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Today's blog post comes to us from Chrissy Leslie. Chrissy is from Griffith, Indiana and is a nursing major at IUPUI who will be graduating in May 2015. She is currently involved in Women's Cross Country, the Student Althete Advisory Committee and is a mentor in our PeerXChange program.
January 11, 2012
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Gallery A at Easter Seals Crossroads is where art, community and autism are connected in a distinct venue. Autism is a unique disorder with many ranges and severities; and our spectrum of art helps celebrate the uniqueness of each individual on the autism spectrum.

The next Gallery A will be on Thursday, January 26 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. near our Autism Family Resource Center.
January 3, 2012
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Each month we will feature a fiction and non-fiction title from our Autism Family Resource Center's lending library here on our blog.
January 1, 2012
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With winter weather approaching, it is important to assess the safety of older drivers. We were pleased to read an excerpt in The Indianapolis Star's "5 Things You Need To Know Today" that asks the question: should you still be driving?