Project Lifesaver

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Project Lifesaver: Helping Parents Keep Kids With Autism Safe

It was one year ago when a western Wisconsin boy went missing for nearly a day after he sneaked out the front door of his home. Five-year-old Scott Meyer is non-verbal with autism, so hundreds of volunteers turned out to try and find him.


(credit: Pierce County Sheriff's Department)

Project Lifesaver: Saving Those With Autism, Other Disabilities

Children with autism often move away from search teams, not towards them. That’s one reason why a local law enforcement agency is trying to get the word out about “Project Lifesaver.”