A virtual sailing program is helping those who struggle to walk, master the water. Melbourne scientists are also studying the physical and psychological benefits boating therapy is bringing to the disabled.
Sailors With Disabilities Find Freedom On The Water
Members of the Bay Area Association of Disabled Sailors sail every weekend near San Francisco's Pier 40. The all-volunteer group serves people with a range of physical, developmental and mental disabilities. Emily Green for NPR #adaptive #sailing
nCome sailing with BARS and the DSC on May 30. Cost is $6. Register online! Wow something good & cheap for the #disabled! https://www.facebook.com/kinggimpthoughts/posts/1645780878988325
My husband, (who is a quad) sailing with another disabled man and crew. Service dog, Dexter is hiding behind the other man; probably saying in his head: Oh boy, Oh boy! I'm gonna go sailing with Daddy!
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