Strabane needs a dedicated Autism unit – Boyle

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life By News Highland – January 31, 2014 Facebook Strabane needs a dedicated Autism unit – Boyle Pinterest Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder News Previous articleIreland experiences biggest fall in unemployment in EuropeNext articleOrange Hall reopened in Manorcunningham following renovations News Highland Facebook Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Google+ Google+ A West Tyrone MLA has today launched a campaign to have a dedicated Autistic Sensory Unit based in the Strabane District.Michaela Boyle says in recent weeks, she has met with local parents and educationalists in the Strabane area on the need for a dedicated ASD Unit, and she says there is no doubt that there is a growing awareness of the needs of children and families who are directly involved .She says in the forthcoming weeks she will be working with local parents and schools in order to ascertain the type of facility required, and will then push the issue with the Health and Education ministers in Stormont.Michaela Boyle says the need for a dedicated ASD has been raised during several meetings…………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/michbasdunit.mp3[/podcast] Twitter Gardai investigate deaths of two horses on the N56 Pinterest WhatsApp Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologistlast_img