Individuals with dementia or developmental disabilities wear a wristwatch-type device that allows police to find them if they get lost. Melrose Park is one of two villages in Proviso Township participating in the program.
Chief Pitassi wrote, "Jill Dolan and Kristen Perconte have been exceptionally helpful and dependable in registering clients in our community. We are fortunate to be working among them."
We encourage other communities that might be interested in learning more about the program to contact the PTMHC.