WSIL - The office of Special Education for the West Frankfort School District is hosting a free screening of the film, "Swim Team".
The film is a documentary that follows 3-teens who participate in a competitive swim team for teens on the Autism Spectrum. The screening is Thursday, April 27 at 6 p.m in the Frankfort High School auditorium.
The three teammates are on the cusp of adulthood and of "aging out" of many government services. The film follows the struggles the teens and their families face and the triumphs they achieve as they strive for independence and inclusion. For more information click here.