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Archive | Autism Friendly Travel

Lodging

The businesses below are ready to serve you and support your family to meet your sensory needs.  Every opportunity will be made to ensure a quiet location and perfect lodging set-up for you.  Please use code YesYouCAN when making your arrangements. Surfside Realty 213 South Ocean Blvd. Surfside Beach SC   Phone : 800-833-8231   This […]

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GPS Tracking/Project Lifesaver

In conjunction with the Horry County Police Department, the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce can administer Project Lifesaver/GPS tracking bands for children with Autism who are “runners.”   Please note there are a limited number of bands available.  Following is the procedure to obtain a band: Families in need of a Project Lifesaver band must go to […]

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Myrtle Beach Airport Quiet Room

If you didn’t already know, TSA has a program, TSA Cares, for individuals in need of passenger support.  Travelers can contact TSA 72 hours prior to traveling and a Passenger Support Specialist will be assigned to them to provide on-the-spot assistance.  The following link has the email and phone number; https://www.tsa.gov/travel/passenger-support. The Quiet Room at […]

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Dining and Venues

Contact Us to get your CAN card today! Show your CAN card at the following businesses for understanding and supportive service.  Without a word, you get a discount AND these restaurants understand where to seat you and 1) you may have to leave at a moment’s notice 2) you may be bringing special food for […]

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Groceries

One less thing to think about and stress over…Piggly Wiggly in Surfside Beach SC offers shopping online and delivery to your location!  Here is the link:  http://grocery.thepig.net/pd/stores/SC/Surfside-Beach/Piggly-Wiggly-Clickn-Shop-at-Surfside-Beach/51391605

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Beach Info

Currently, life guards begin guarding the beaches on Memorial Day Weekend. Beach chairs and umbrellas can be reserved in advance and set-up at your location by calling Beach Services Limited at 843-602-8004. Surfside Beach manages storm waters via lakes and swashes that feed into the ocean.   At first, the four swashes may look like fun, […]

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Area Activities & Attractions

With over 60 miles of beach, the Grand Stand area of South Carolina knows how to entertain and welcome guests. While visiting Surfside Beach, you might want to visit: CAN CARD PARTICIPANT  Myrtle Beach Skywheel 1110 North Ocean Blvd Myrtle Beach, SC 2957    Show your CAN Card and go to the head of the line. SkyWheel […]

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UN-Sensory Friendly Travel Dates

It is important to note that there are times throughout the year that coming to this area are anything but Sensory Friendly.  Bike Week, this year from May 13-22, brings with it thousands of Harley Davidson’s with most of the activity in Murrells Inlet.  The rumble of the bikes is heard all throughout the day […]

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