Photo: Alex Jackman of Westfield receives Resolution for Autism Awareness Efforts


Photo Caption: Margaret Heisey (left), Program Coordinator of Union County’s Recreation Programs for People with Disabilities, presents Alex Jackman (center) of Westfield with a Freeholder sponsored resolution honoring her for her dedication to Autism awareness. The Resolution was presented at the second installment of Union County’s Sensory Friendly Theater Series, which is designed according to guidelines that help to reduce disturbances for youngsters who experience heightened sensory sensitivity due to autism and related disabilities. Heisey and Jackman were joined by Adrienne Robertiello (right), Autism Educator at Children’s Specialized Hospital. (Photo courtesy of the County of Union)