National Autism Association – Family Toolkits


The Big Red Safety Box is a free-of-charge toolkit given to families with children diagnosed with autism who have a risk of a wandering/elopement-related emergency.  Toolkits are a means to educate, raise awareness, and provide simple tools that may assist families in preventing and responding to wandering-related emergencies.



Financial Criteria

Available for families of all income levels. 


The Big Red Safety Box is available to anyone who needs to help keep a family member with autism safe from wandering/elopement-related emergencies. It is available to all ages.

AT Services Provided/Covered

None specified.

AT Devices Provided/Covered

Big Red Safety Box toolkit.

Application Process

Complete an online application on the NAA website.

Pieces of the Puzzle

  • Check the NAA website for grant cycles and to find out whether toolkits are available.