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Keeping Home Safe Project

Award Information

Award #
2020-J1-BX-0019
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
Total funding (to date)
$149,703

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2020, $149,703)

The Reducing Injury and Death of Missing Individuals with Dementia and Developmental Disabilities Program supports local jurisdictions’ efforts to reduce the number of deaths and injuries of individuals with forms of dementia, such as Alzheimer’s Disease or developmental disabilities, such as autism who, due to their condition, wander from safe environments. It provides funding to law enforcement and public safety agencies to implement locative technologies to track missing individuals; and to such agencies and partnering nonprofit organizations to develop or operate programs to prevent wandering, increase individuals’ safety, and facilitate rescues.
CA/NCF

Date Created: September 19, 2020