Champion Autism Network Share Details on ‘The Beach is for everyBODY’: a Sensory-Friendly Pledge for Local Businesses

This plegde is designed to expand the Grand Strand community’s programming for autism families.

Becky Large of the Champion Autism Network gives Greg the details about the creation of The Beach is for everyBODY: Sensory-Friendly Pledge designed to expand the Grand Strand community’s programming for autism families. Local businesses are encouraged to sign up and pledge their support of residents and visitors with autism, sensory processing disorders and other neurodiverse disabilities. By signing The Beach is for everyBODY: Sensory-Friendly Pledge, each organization, as part of the greater business community, will commit to welcoming guests with autism and other neurodiverse disabilities through tangible and meaningful actions.

As part of the pledge, businesses will work to provide an inclusive space for visitors of all abilities; practice patience and problem-solving in all situations; and cultivate an environment of acceptance and helpfulness. For more information and to get involved you can visit the Champion Autism Network webiste!