IHA Weekly News - June 29, 2022
IN Missing Children's Clearinghouse Newsletter
The quarterly Missing Children & Endangered Adults directory has been published. This issue highlights the risks associated with children on the autism spectrum and ways to be prepared.
Children on the autism spectrum may exhibit behavioral character-istics that threaten their safety such as:
- Attractions to bodies of water, roadways/highways, trains, fire trucks, or traffic signals
- Being non-speaking/non- verbal or unable to respond to searchers when their name is called
- Experiencing sensory/stimuli overload and bolting from their environment
- Heightened risk for exploitation because of their disability
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