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Project Lifesaver-Statewide Mississippi

Award Information

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Competitive Discretionary
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Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $104,644)

Funds will be used to purchase and implement programs statewide that employ the use of non-invasive locative tracking devices for persons who wander. Individuals and/or agencies enrolled in this program will receive transmitters and battery-operated bracelets that emits a radio-tracking signal. The tracking signal allows first responders to respond quickly, reduce time outside of a safe environment and help first responders have information available to assist individuals with at-risk needs.

Date Created: September 27, 2023