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Philadelphia-area summer camps for kids with special needs
Families with kids with special needs have many opportunities to explore programming and entertainment at area attractions this spring. Local family venues offer special events this month in recognition of Autism Awareness, as well as ongoing programming for kids with sensory issues.
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The CDC says an estimated 1 in 88 children have autism spectrum disorders, which are nearly five times more common among boys.