Local organization hosts event to celebrate World Autism Day

MYRTLE BEACH, SC - The seventh annual World Autism Awareness Day is Wednesday, April 2.

SOS Healthcare Incorporated is hosting a drop-in event between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m..

The non-profit organization will display its greenhouse with blue lights and serve light refreshments to guests who drop in for the celebration.

SOS Healthcare, Inc. is located at 704 21st Avenue North in Myrtle Beach.

Nearly one in 88 children has been identified with an autism spectrum disorder, according to estimates from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network.

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