The National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS), National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC), and Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action (DSAIA) will co-host a webinar entitled “Law Enforcement, First Responders & People with Disabilities – The Training Curriculum and Engaging Local Law Enforcement & First Responders for Affiliate Organizations.”
Webinar presenters include: Patti Saylor, mother of Ethan Saylor; Sgt. A.D. Paul of the Plano Texas Police Department who has built and maintained training for police officers in several jurisdictions in Texas; and David Whalen, Statewide Project Coordinator, First Responder Disability Awareness Training, Niagara University, New York whose project was recently awarded a $193,270 grant from the New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (DDPC) to develop and conduct a statewide disability awareness and sensitivity curriculum and the corresponding training tools for first responders.
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