Supporting Scouts with Special Needs - disabled adult boy scouts

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How to help youth with special needs get the most out of Scouting disabled adult boy scouts


Youth with physical disabilities and youth and adults with developmental or cognitive challenges are welcome in the Boy Scouts of America. As outlined in this.

The basic premise of Scouting for youth with disabilities is that every boy wants to participate fully and be respected like every other member of the troop.

In the BSA, most units place Scouts with special needs in dens and use person -first language when talking about Scouts with special needs.