Wings for All / Wings for Autism


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Sat Nov 05, 2016, 09:45 AM - 03:00 PM


1 Richard E Byrd Terminal DriveRichmond, VA 23250


Wings for Autism(r)/Wings for All(tm) are airport "rehearsals" specially designed for individuals with autism spectrum disorders and individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. The programs are designed to alleviate the stress that families who have a child with autism or intellectual/developmental disabilities experience when flying. It provides families the opportunity to practice entering the airport, obtaining boarding passes, going through security and boarding a plane. Airport, airline, Transportation Security Administration professionals, and other personnel also have the opportunity to observe, interact, and deliver their services in a structured learning environment. Some examples of what volunteers will be doing include: helping at registration desk, helping with set up, being a point person at certain locations such as the ticket counter, security, etc., (Volunteer Age requirements: 18 years of age and older are welcome to volunteer.)
Location - Richmond International Airport
Date/Time - November 5th ( 9:45am-3:00pm)


  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 9:45am to 3:00pm which includes training time
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