WUIS Offers Autism Special
September 25, 2008 at 12:00 PM (PT)
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT SPRINGFIELD noncommercial WUIS/SPRINGFIELD, IL will air a special on autism FRIDAY (9/26) at 6:30p CT (rebroadcast SATURDAY at 6:30a CT). The special episode of "ILLINOIS EDITION," produced with ILLINOIS ISSUES magazine, will be produced by WUIS Statehouse reporter AMANDA VINICKY and ILLINOIS ISSUES Statehouse Bureau Chief BETHANY JAEGER.
On the show, three families affected by autism will discuss coping with the challenges of dealing with and meeting the children's special needs.