As kindergarten students of 2013 complete their first school year, a new crop of children are getting ready for their turn at this pivotal milestone.
The national disability insurance scheme will cover ''most'' people with autism and could pay the full cost of early intervention programs, Disability Reform Minister Jenny Macklin has declared in the latest clue as to what the $22 billion-a-year scheme will cover.
Children with autism
The day before his daughter had her second cochlear implant inserted, Alistair Campbell decided he would get one, too.
Regardless of whether you have arms, you can still do the same things as everyone else.
First on his list, Zion Harvey wants to climb the monkey bars.
A video capturing eight-year-old cerebral palsy sufferer Bailey Matthews' inspirational triathlon finish has gone viral.
A hormone that regulates social behaviour, could help treat the social deficits common to autism.
Teen's mum is urging all parents to educate their children about disabilities that can't be seen.
Do your children have trouble sitting still, focusing on their homework or concentrating on just about anything without fiddling, twiddling or wriggling?
Imagine you were deprived of learning your first language for most of your childhood and isolated from those who use it.
The kindness of one stranger helped bring him from his home in Morrocco to Australia for surgery.
"I was jumping for joy, hysterical, I was crying, I was smiling".
Autistic kids are biologically handicapped when it comes to reading comprehension. But thanks to a new study, we now know they can catch up.