Bring BE SAFE to your Community!

Bridge the divide. Build mutual understanding. Check out our recent events that shows how BE SAFE brings police and the special needs community together to learn from one another.

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Selected Upcoming Events:

1 March 2019, St. Louis, MO

BE SAFE Presentation for the Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action National Leadership Conference with Emily and Tom Iland. More information at https://dsaia2019.planningpod.com/

11 April 2019, Edinburgh TX

BE SAFE Keynote Presentation at the ESC Region One Annual Autism Conference (3-hour overview, along with a guided tour of Come to Life! Your Guide to Self-Discovery with Tom Iland). For more information contact Terri McGinnis at tmcginnis@esc1.net

10 May 2019 Cincinnati Ohio
Sponsored by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

We’ll start with a Mini-Experience Autism® for officers to help them understand the features or autism and related conditions. Then they’ll be paired up with self-advocates for a BE SAFE Interactive Movie Screening facilitated by Emily and Tom Iland. Contact Ann Tapia for more information, Anne.Tapia@cchmc.org

4-5 June 2019 Shrewsbury, MA
Sponsored by Medical Center

We’ll start with a BE SAFE Certificate Course so that 25 local educators and service providers can learn to use BE SAFE with a wide range of learners. Then we’ll pair officers with self-advocates for a BE SAFE Interactive Movie Screening facilitated by Emily and Tom Iland. More information to follow.

11-13 June 2019 Wenatchee, WA
2019 Community Summit

BE SAFE will be everywhere at this terrific conference! We’ll be doing an opening session and a headliner session on BE SAFE, plus a breakout session and Screening of BE SAFE The Movie! Registration and other information at https://informingfamilies.org/cs-19/

Date To Be Announced, Long Beach CA

BE SAFE Interactive Movie Screening facilitated by Emily and Tom Iland for the Long Beach Unified School District. Open to the public. Contact Rodney Ford, specedadvocate@earthlink.net

Plans are in the works for Arizona, Texas, Washington State and elsewhere. Check back again soon for information about these and other upcoming events!

Contact us for more information to bring a BE SAFE training to your area. Learn more at www.BeSafeTheMovie.com and www.ExperienceAutism.com

Selected Recent Events:

6 February 2019, Fort Worth, TX

The BE SAFE Interactive Movie Screening facilitated by Emily and Tom Iland at North Crowley High School was a great success! Both officers and students thought it was excellent to learn to be safe together. Click to see the NBC news story about the event and the great photo album on our Facebook page

5 January 2019, Phoenix AZ

Brain Injury Alliance of Arizona

BE SAFE Interactive Movie Screening facilitated by Certified BE SAFE Trainer Carrie Collins-Fadell Executive Director of BIAAZ

“What a hit!  ALL of the officers gave positive feedback on the workshop.”