The AngelSense community is proud to support the newly introduced Kevin and Avonte’s Law, also known as S.2614. The bill aims to help families locate loved ones with conditions like autism which cause them to wander, and will help fund GPS tracking devices such as AngelSense. This new legislation builds on the Missing Alzheimer’s Disease Patient Alert Program, and includes support for people with autism.
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Here’s How to Help Your Special Child Grow into an Independent Adult
You probably think about your little one’s future more than you’d like to admit. But like most special needs parents, you don’t have the time to plan or entertain what-ifs and maybes. You’re too busy dealing with to-do lists and the reality of your child’s sensory processing disorder to think about their future. What will become of your little one?
AngelSense vs. Other GPS Trackers For Kids: Here’s What You Need to Know
AngelSense is a comprehensive monitoring platform which also includes a GPS tracking device and a mobile app. The platform was specifically designed to cope with the core limitations of personal GPS tracker devices using advanced patent-pending machine learning algorithms.
Autistic Genius – What Do they Have in Common
There’s still a lot we still don’t understand about autism and how it impacts a child’s brain. And while advances in science have given us better insight into the brain networks disrupted by the disorder, many questions still remain. This is perhaps why mainstream media continues to perpetuate stereotypes and misconceptions about the link between autism and genius.
What’s the Difference Between AngelSense and the Project Lifesaver program?
Some parents’ first instinct is to reach out to local law enforcement for a tracking solution to safeguard and/or recover their children in the event that they wander. The device I’ve heard parents speaking of in some cases is Project Lifesaver.
Want Your Special Needs Child to Grow up Happy? It Starts with You
For many special needs parents, taking time out to breathe, reconnect and pamper themselves is a little known luxury. It’s easy and perhaps tempting to get caught up in the chaos of daily life where everything else is urgent except you. But you and your needs matter more than you may realize.
5 Tips for Special Needs Parents Planning a Trip to Disney World
A trip to Disney World is a magical part of childhood, and something all kids should get to experience. Here are some tips for special needs parents thinking about taking their kids to the amusement park.
Here’s What You Can Do Now to Ensure Your Child With Down’s Syndrome Grows up to Be a Happy, Well-Adjusted Adult
Raising a child with Down’s Syndrome will change your life in remarkable ways. While overwhelming at times, for many parents it’s a rewarding and truly eye-opening experience filled with some of the most meaningful life lessons one can hope to learn. But it’s not always easy.
5 Unsung Heroes of Autism Who Made 2015 Shine
While autism may make life more difficult, it hasn’t stopped many from defying the odds, challenging misconceptions and living life boldly. These are the people we need to celebrate as they’re a powerful reminder of what’s possible. They teach us that no matter how tough things may be, we should never give up. Because if they can, others with autism can too!
This Law Could Have Prevented the Allentown Drowning Tragedy. Help Us Pass It!
I recall only too clearly my shock at hearing the news of yet another wandering tragedy. This time a 5-year old boy with autism who wandered from his family’s New Year’s Eve party only to be found two days later in the Lehigh River in Pennsylvania. Once again, we are reminded that more needs to be done to keep children with special needs safe.