More resources needed for those with autism

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Autism is becoming increasingly prevalent in the community. In Australia, the disorder now affects as many as one in every 100 people.

As revealed in a recent study conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, almost two-thirds of children with a disability are attending mainstream schools which do not always possess the relevant resources and training required to support any one child’s specific needs.

Alana Mitchelson has this report.

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About Alana Mitchelson

Alana Mitchelson is a journalist based in Melbourne, Australia. Follow her on Twitter at @AlanaMitchelson.

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