MELBOURNE, FLA.—The Aces for Autism Tennis Clinic is set for Saturday, Sept. 7, from 11 a.m. to noon at the Clemente Center for Sports and Recreation. The event supports the social skills program of The Scott Center for Autism Treatment at Florida Institute of Technology.
The clinic is free for children ages 5-15, who are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders and their siblings. Free T-shirts, drinks and snacks will be provided to participants. Children can bring their own rackets, or borrow one at the clinic. Tennis clinic space is limited to 50 children.
The Scott Center at Florida Tech is dedicated to providing the highest quality treatment, training and applied research to enhance the functioning and improve the quality of life for children with autism and related conditions in Central Florida.
To register, email name and ages of children to ACES@fit.edu. For information, call Colleen Middlebrooks, director of community relations for The Scott Center, at (321) 674-8106.