Create an elopement prevention plan with help from eSpecial Needs

eSpecial Needs proudly presents the first in a series of educational talks for parents and caretakers, Elopement Strategies for Individuals with Special Needs. This live talk about elopement prevention, originally presented on April 27th, 2017, is now available on YouTube.

During the first half of this 40-minute discussion, eSpecial Needs’ Emily Martin (MOT, OTR/L) uses her 12 years of experience as an occupational therapist to offer tips on how to safeguard loved ones who wander or elope. Afterward, eSN Sales Manager Scott Kouri demonstrates tools meant to prevent dangers associated with elopement. You can also download the materials we offered to attendees for printing and creating your own elopement prevention plan.

When you’re done watching, take a moment to check out our Elopement Prevention Kit. Featuring locks, alarms, GPS tracking, and other important information, this all-in-one kit is a great start for parents and caretakers struggling with loved ones who wander.

Please remember to “like” and “subscribe” to our YouTube channel for more great talks and information.  Our next talk will center on helping parents create and advocate for an individualized education plan (IEP) or their child, so stay tuned!