Free Parent Workshop Series at Newmark School
Hidden Dangers – How to Keep Children and Adolescents with Autism Safe in the Community, School and Home
Presented By: Gary Weitzen, Executive Director of POAC (Parents of Autistic Children) and parent of 16 year old with autism. POAC’s Hidden Dangers Program educates parents, family members, and professions working with children and young adults with autism and other special needs and disabilities about issues relating to safety, emergency preparedness, and crisis intervention. The workshop provides concrete suggestions and strategies that can be applied immediately to increase safety and decrease risk at home, in the classroom, and in the community.
All workshops are open to the community and free of charge. Space is limited.