EVENT 8-20-2014: “Be Safe” in Collaboration with the Culver City Police Department
On August 20, 2014, Autism Unites hosted an interactive screening of “BE SAFE The Moive” in collaboration with Culver City Police and Emily Iland, the creator of the BE SAFE program. Special thanks to Susan Osborne who made this event happen!
Click on this link to Autism Unites short film about “Be Safe” event on August 20, 2014 hosted by Autism Unites
The story was broadcasted on August 23, 2014 on NPR (National Public Radio) by Rebecca Hersher. Read & hear the story at http://www.npr.org/blogs/codeswitch/2014/08/23/342688183/for-parents-of-young-black-men-with-autism-extra-fear-about-police Corrections to NPR report: Autism Unites was organizer of the event (in the report it was mentioned as the advocacy group). Emily Iland is the creator and the facilitator of the “Be Safe” program (in the report she was mentioned as the organizer of the event).