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My son and I spent the summer volunteering at a pilot program teaching high-functioning autistic youth how to sail. After that, we knew a sailing program could help my son. My son was twelve years old when sailing came into his life. He has had difficulties with self-esteem and social skills. My son explained that sailing made him feel "FREE" and "ME." That was all I needed to hear, and I decided to make these programs a reality. Has your son got autism? Please get in touch with me to know more about Freedom Sailing Camp of Florida.

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During the pilot program, we developed an adaptive sailing program for high functioning autistic youth that has been recognized by US Sailing. The program we developed teaches high-functioning autistic children how to sail and develop social skills.

We offer a year-round program that will provide family activity and support. The sailing instructor will be taking our youth to different sailing areas to expose them to the community and give them a chance to use and practice their social skills.