RIVERSIDE, N.J. (CBS) — A South Jersey high school student is helping people with autism, with a window sticker. Joelle McElroy presented the stickers to police and fire officials from Riverside, Delanco and Delran outside of Riverside High School on Wednesday.EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Center City Hit-And-Run Leaves Woman In Critical Condition, Police Say
The window stickers let first responders know that a person with autism lives inside. The first responders will distribute them to residents with autism and their families.READ MORE: 'This Is What We Do In A Small Town': Mullica Hill Residents Continue Recovery Efforts Weeks After Tornado
“Now that they’re at the station, they can go collect them themselves and either put them on their car or put them on their homes,” Joelle said.MORE NEWS: New Jersey Man Credits Keeping Mind Active As He Celebrates 105th Birthday
Joelle said her next step is to take this project down the shore. She wants to make the stickers available to people renting shore homes.