Autism and First Responders: Seeing Beyond the Smoke
July 28, 2014
Responding to a scene that includes an individual with autism creates special challenges for first responders. The Willow Grove Volunteer Fire Company, Upper Moreland Police Department, and Horsham Fire Company in Pennsylvania, in conjunction with the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University, have created a new training video to educate departments and help them be better prepared to respond in these situations. View video.