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The hustle and bustle of the airport is nerve -- an overwhelming for any traveler.
But for families with children on the autism spectrum most have shied away from air travel altogether.
Because it's just too difficult.
Going through security now a days -- take your shoes off to your belts off and take your jacket off.
Who knows how long the parents of the work for their child just to get them with their -- on.
-- -- something as simple as you know five minutes you know switch to take your shoes on Austin can represent really a big town for.
Apparently facing off -- him.
Lindsay nadir of Autism Speaks has traveling with kids.
Who are on the spectrum doesn't have to be stressful if you plan ahead.
What Autism Speaks did was create a social story which is basically on the visual story on the -- -- involved that help families prepare their child for what to expect.
And one of the suggested that we do include is that they include.
On some type of comforting devices or toys or innocent and I give their child a sense of calm and familiarity.
When they're going through this new team.
Other helpful tips have your child where noise canceling headphones.
Plan travel during off times and off seasons booked destinations -- short flight times and take -- -- run.
Blue horizons or autism is -- -- partnership between Autism Speaks and jetBlue at its events across the country will give families the opportunity to practice -- -- travel experience.
Our hope is that it will allow families -- Go on vacation and actually realize that they can an accomplishment.
Autism Speaks has -- jetBlue crewmembers.
To assist families with special needs children and teens customer service liaison Felicia Garcia says.
The training was an eye opener and hopes this will help spread awareness.
Not everybody is educated in regards to -- for -- awareness I think it'll enable us remembered suggests.
Taken another step and reflect customer service.
Jet blues future goal is to have the blue horizon for autism program in all of the seven united cities they services.
To find out more go to jetBlue dot com I'm Dr.
Manny Fox News.
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