"Being Safe in the Community" presented by Pathfinders for Autism and The Michael Phelps Swim School

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Did you know?

People with autism are 7 times more likely than others to come into contact with the police.

49% of children with autism wander. 

91% of wandering deaths are due to drowning.

Pathfinders for Autism and The Michael Phelps Swim School presents . . .

                          Being Safe in the Community

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Abilities Network
8503 Lasalle Rd
Towson, MD 21286


Shelly Hall Allred, Director of Safety Programs, Pathfinders for Autism
Detective Janelle Myers, Child Advocacy Center, Harford County Sheriff's Office 
Cathy Bennett, Director of The Michael Phelps Swim School


  • Strategies for working with police and first responders
  • How to keep loved ones safe around water
  • The importance of learning to swim

Lite refreshments will be served. Attendees are encouraged to bring a bagged lunch.

***All attendees will receive a family pass to the PFA swim party on Sunday, June 25, 8:00–10:00 am at the Roland Run Club located at 2211 W Joppa Rd, Lutherville, MD 21093. Michael Phelps Swim School instructors will be on hand to offer guidance on water safety and swimming. ***



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