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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Project Lifesaver Program

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Vanderbilt, Leo

Description

Description

This program provides special tracking bracelets to persons with autism, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and other conditions that may lead to wandering. Project Lifesaver receivers are used to track the bracelets should an individual become missing. Through this grant, the Sheriff's Department will obtain 15 Project Lifesaver bracelets to be issued to clients with autism spectrum disorders. They will also purchase a new Project Lifesaver receiver that will replace an outdated model currently in service. This will improve response efficiency, which is important in their very large county.

Funder

Funder

Autism Speaks

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

6950

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

na

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 5: Where Can I Turn For Services?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

5O. Not specific to Question 5 objectives

Project Link

Project Link

Project Lifesaver Program (External web link)

Institution

Institution

Burlington County Sheriff's Department

State/Country

State/Country

New Jersey

Project Number

Project Number

7083FS

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Private

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Project Lifesaver Program | 0 | 2010 | 7083FS

 
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