Here’s a link of 8 steps of how to prevent an autism-elopement tragedy. If you have students, family members, or friends with autism, please be on a lookout on them. Don’t let the same thing happen like that kid in New York, Avonte Oquendo or any other tragic cases. If they forget, you should remind them to tell you where they’re going. Teach them in terms they understand.
A video in relation of the subject of children with autism wandering around: