Who: Youth and young adults ages 7-25 with an autism spectrum disorder.
Parent/caregiver needs to be present and involved in the small group instruction.
Where: The Rookery South, on Route 1 in Milton, DE
Session length: 30 minutes maximum; limited to 6 golfers per session
Schedule: Mondays 4:30 or 5:15 PM
The game of golf can be enjoyed across the lifespan, helping youth increase confidence, perseverance and improve judgment as they learn techniques of the game. Instruction will include: putting, chipping, driving, short game, course etiquette and more.
The program will again be free, thanks to the generosity of Coach Butch Holtzclaw and The Rookery. Equipment for this program will be provided by The Rookery, purchased through a previous grant provided by The Philadelphia Foundation and The Greater Philadelphia PGA.