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Webinar: “Successful Collaboration Between Disability Advocates & Police in Western Suburbs”


Tuesday, August 11, 2020    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Join The Illinois Life Span Program of The Arc of Illinois for a lunchtime webinar on “Successful Collaboration Between Disability Advocates and Police in Western Suburbs.”

It is scheduled for 12 p.m. Aug. 11.

Officers Jennifer Hillgoth of the Aurora Police Department and Special Needs Aurora Police Program (SNAPP) and Jim Pacetti of the Naperville Police Department Caring Hands Emergency Response Program will describe the programs created at both suburban police departments.

The presentation will also cover:

  • How the idea for SNAPP and Caring Hands came to the police departments
  • The goals of SNAPP and Caring Hands
  • How the programs work
  • The responsibility of the consumer
  • The geographical limits, department sharing, and more

Visit the webinar registration web page to sign up.