Joyce Benjamin and Michelle Reedy flew to Henderson, Nevada to share their insights on safety and Autism. The IRIS (Immediate Recognition Increases Safety) Program was received very well by the many parents and teachers, Physicians,Occupational Therapists that attended. The ABA Therapists and assistants made a strong showing as well. Autism self advocates and siblings shared…Details
Do you know someone who has a Neurologic or Brain Disorder that can benefit by self disclosure in the event of a automobile accident? AFYI has added a new alert logo that can notify First Responders that the person using this Seat Belt Notifier Cover has had a Seizure disorder, Brain injury, Alzheimers, Dementia, ALS,…Details
What a wet celebration! Rain put a real damper on the National Night Out in Hyattsville and Laurel. Bowie was able to celebrate for an hour or so but was also rained out ultimately. But AFYI was there to support the community and Police as they build bridges for safety. Thank you to all Police…Details
Hosted BY: PGCR, The Arc Prince George’c County, NAMI, PG County Dept of parks& Recreation and PGCPS . This event will be an opportunity to learn more about the ABLE Act thru presentation from MD able 529.
http://www.wkbw.com/news/national/mom-wants-changes-after-her-10-year-old-son-with-autism-is-arrested What can we do to teach Police, Lawyers, Judges, First Responders, and Teachers about Autism? Arresting a 10 year old with Autism without telling the Mother, without telling the officers that he is Autistic, should be against the human rights of the 10 year old since he is not capable of understanding what he…Details
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Autism Parenting Magazine article reflects need for self disclosure of Autism. Read it now https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/ways-preventing-emergency-situations-autism/