DiGirolamo to Bring Human Services Committee to Kinney Center for Public Hearing on Autism Services
WHAT: Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), chairman of the House Human Services Committee, will bring the House Human Services Committee to the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia for a public hearing focusing on the services available at the center.

WHO: DiGirolamo, Democrat chairman Mark Cohen (D-Philadelphia) and members of the committee. Those expected to offer testimony will include Saint Joseph’s University President John Smithson; Paul Hondros, former chairman, Board of Trustees of Saint Joseph’s, and a parent; Dr. Michelle Rowe, executive director and professor of health services; Dr. Cathleen Spinelli, chairman, Department of Special Education; Katharine Croce, director of programs, training and service; Kinney Center SCHOLARS; and Kinney Center parents.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 18, 10 a.m. to noon.

WHERE: Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support, Saint Joseph’s University, Cardinal Foley Campus Center, 5600 City Ave., Philadelphia.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: The hearing will be streamed live at GeneDiGirolamo.com, beginning at 10 a.m.

Media contact: Jennifer Keaton, 717.705.2094, jkeaton@pahousegop.com