Autistic Skateboard Clinic held in NC

Posted at 7:41 PM, Apr 23, 2012
and last updated 2012-04-23 19:41:24-04

A group of skateboarders in North Carolina marked the 3rd annual World Autism Awareness Weekend with a free clinic.

About two dozen families participated in the clinic.

Parents say it allows their kids to engage with others and have fun.

Organizers for the event say 60, 000 families in North Carolina are affected by autism.