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First Responder Autism Awareness Packet

First Responders Autism Awareness Packet

Each year the Autism Society of Maine (ASM) provides autism awareness packets during the month of April, which is Autism Awareness Month. These packets are to help you to support children, adults and families impacted by Autism.

If you would like a First Responder Autism Awareness Packet sent to you, please call ASM: 1-800-273-5200 or Email:

Materials for the First Responders Autism Awareness packet can be copied.

Please use this link to complete a survey  regarding your awareness packet, The survey has only 6 questions and will help us to create awareness packets that may be more useful to you. ASM may follow up with you after Awareness month if we do not receive a response.

ASM Letter to First Responders

The First Responders Autism Awareness Packet includes:

First Responders and Crimminal Justice Professionals Autism Brochure

Autism Spectrum Disorder Brochure
Registration to Protect Persons with Developmental Disabilities for First Responders (form)
Questions for Dispatchers to ask on a Call regarding Autism
Guide to Fire Safety for Individuals with Autism
Information for Lawyers
Recommendations for Parents

5 Autism Awareness Ribbons


AWAARE Collaboration - Autism and wandering safety resources including tracking technology and saftey materials. Resources for parents, caregivers, first responders, educators, physicians and therapists.

Autism Society of Maine Autism Safety Page