It depends on his triggers, sensitivities, and obsessions as well as how severely his autism affects his ability to process stimuli...some ideas would be a weighted blanket (check with parents to see if this is something he needs first), be wary of anything with lights and sounds because these are often a trigger. Some purchased ideas would be cars, building toys (legos, k'nects, blocks), or themed toys. Something to be made might be sensory beanbags (each bag is made with a different material/filling)
This lady has some stuff that she is selling though it might be a little young for him. https://www.facebook.com/groups/360339394055778/
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