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Alexis Miranda Foundation in NY (UN, UNICEF and Autism Speaks) talking about Autism and how to improve the quality of life of people living with Autism.

28 November

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AMF’s Executive Director in Washington, DC with US Legislators

28 November

On Wednesday, Nov 14th 2018, the Alexis Miranda Foundation, as part of a team of experts and advocates on Autism had the opportunity to meet with legislators in Washington D.C to discuss a number of important things that we wanted to bring to the forefront of their attention during this Lame Duck session. The session […]

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An interview with Bernadette and William from My Own Voice Choir at the AMF 2018 Gala

25 October

Lynn Oa Posted by Raquel Quezada on Saturday, September 29, 2018

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An interview with the Chapman Family at the AMF 2018 Gala

25 October

Lynn Oa Posted by Raquel Quezada on Saturday, September 29, 2018

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An interview with the Dadzie- Yeboah Family at the AMF 2018 Gala

25 October

Alexis Miranda Foundantion FUNDRAISER AND GALA . Lynn Oa Posted by Raquel Quezada on Saturday, September 29, 2018

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Alexis Miranda Foundation renovates center at Dzorwulu Special School

25 October

The Alexis Miranda Foundation has renovated an autism resource centre at the Dzowulu Special School. The resource centre is expected to provide a conducive environment for children with special needs and also serve as a training centre for special education teachers across the country. In an interview with Citi News on the sidelines of the event, the Director […]

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Alexis Miranda Foundation, Ministry of Education, Ghana Education Service hold Trainer of Trainers programme on Autism

24 October

Alexis Miranda Foundation has in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Ghana Education Service held a training program dubbed the “Trainer of Trainers” programme. Two teachers from each of the 10 regions of Ghana were selected and trained by 2 specialists in the field of Special Education and Applied Behavior Analysis on autism. The trainers, […]

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A child with autism can’t engage with the world if kept at home

24 October

Imagine a scene. A 5-year-old boy holding his mom’s hand heads into a packed auditorium to see an Elmo show. Suddenly and without warning, he breaks into a full-body tantrum, starts shrieking at high pitch, pounds his head with both fists, and rams his skull into the floor. Everyone is watching, horrified and afraid. This […]

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Kofi Laing writes on the Saphire and Ice Inaugural Gala

30 April

Let me introduce you to Lynn Dadzie- Yeboah a woman of substance !! I got a call from Lynn from (Andover, MA) United States of America, asking me to be part of a fund raising Gala for Alexis Miranda foundation shining a light on Children with Autism.

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Special Schools to receive more govt support – Napo

29 April

The Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh has said schools with special needs will be given more attention to help the students realize their full potential

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ASPIRE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

23 February

The Aspire Internship Program is designed to help adults with high cognitive autism spectrum disorder or a related profile navigate the various aspects of the work environment while gaining important on-the-job skills. Key program features include our Aspire career counselors and weekly seminars designed to optimize the internship experience. GOALS OF INTERNSHIP PROGRAM To help interns learn […]

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Thank you from scholarship recipients

20 February

thank you letter, video and drawing from 2 of our scholarship recipients

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Haven International Austism Center opened in Ghana

11 July

A new resource center that will provide services and guidance for persons living with autism has been opened in Accra, with a call on Ghanaians to be well informed about the condition.

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$3000 DONATION TO MY OWN VOICE CHOIR TO VISIT BSO

31 May

As part of our mission to enhance the lives of people living with Autism, on May 24th, 2016 we had the privilege of presenting MY OWN VOICE CHOIR with a check of $3,000 to enable them visit the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO). BSO is an American orchestra based in Boston, Massachusetts. It is one of […]

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THE TOP MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGES FACING STUDENTS

21 April

Reprinted from BestColleges.com This guide helps to identify the signs and symptoms of common mental health issues for college students and where and when to seek help. Left untreated, these issues can become debilitating for students, so whether you feel you are experiencing these issues or find yourself concerned for a friend or peer, it is […]

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Alexis Miranda Foundation revives special school’s garden

2 November

vives Special School’s garden Reprinted from GhanaWeb Alexis Miranda Foundation (AMF), a USA based Non-Profit Organisation has provided a new school garden for the pupils of New Horizon Special School to enhance teaching and learning.

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Ernie Els’ school for autistic children a dream come true

15 September

For Ernie Els, the real championship was on Monday. The four-time major winner and former world No. 1 golfer flew back to Florida after the PGA Championship to open the Els Center of Excellence, a 26-acre campus for autistic children which he and his wife, Liezl, have been funding and building for eight years.

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