SailAway will boost the participation of children and youth with ASD in sailing, by improving the skills of sailing professionals and clubs on how to effectively involve them in sailing activities and programmes, as well as raising the awareness of parents of children with ASD about the benefits and access to such opportunities.
SailAway aims at
Enhancing the skills of sailing coaches/instructors
on delivering inclusive sailing activities for children and youth with ASD and engaging them in meaningful ways.
Raising the awareness of sailing clubs
on providing inclusive sailing activities for children and youth with ASD.
Increasing the awareness of parents of children with ASD
on the possibilities and access to sailing programmes/opportunities for their children within supported environments.