POAC’s program will educate parents, family
members, and professionals who work with children and adults with autism
and other special needs and disabilities about issues relating to
safety, emergency preparedness, and crisis intervention.
The program will cover fire safety issues,
sexuality and personal safety, school and transportation issues,
resources for ongoing support and assistance, and physical modifications
to the home and classroom.
It will also discuss Internet safety, bullying, and emergency and disaster preparedness.
The programs will be held at:
- Toms River branch, 101 Washington St. (732) 349-6200 Mon. Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m.
- Lacey branch, 10 E. Lacey Rd., Forked River (609) 693-8566 Wed. Oct 23 at 6:30 p.m.
Professional development certificates can be provided, as The Ocean County Library is a registered NJ Department of Education Professional Development Provider.The program is free and open to the public. Registration is required and space is limited. Contact the branch or visit the library’s Web site www.theoceancountylibrary.org.