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Child with Autism Denied Dental Work Because of Mask Bylaw

February 24, 2021
by VTBeyond

As the masked madness continues into 2021, mask exempt individuals are becoming more and more alienated.

Serena, a mother of two autistic sons, is no stranger to this segregation. Both of her sons have been denied medical treatment at various points over the last several months, because of their inability to tolerate wearing a face covering.

Serena lives in Halton Region, where her local health unit has a mask bylaw in effect until May 31, 2021.

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