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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Press Release

Autism friendly exercise programs now available. 

Winter Springs, FL, 10/02/2019 – First nonprofit personal training service in central Florida for income restricted individuals is now offering exercise solutions to disadvantaged populations. Apt Fitness, Inc., is a Florida not for profit corporation, designated by IRS as a 501(c)(3) public charity that offers specialized exercise programs to individuals affected by autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, depression, anxiety, and other cognitive and neurological conditions.  Services are based on HUD income guidelines to make exercise modalities affordable for all.

Current research indicates autistic individuals who participate in physical activity programs designed for specifically for them demonstrate significant gains in their social, communication, and physical skills.

Apt Fitness, Inc., understands and is addressing the silent autism-related barriers by bringing together a network of like-minded medical, legal, and social services providers to demonstrate how exercise can be used in lieu of medications. 

Apt Fitness, Inc., was founded by the first openly autistic litigation paralegal in Florida, to empower autists by creating a healthy environment for them to thrive. She understands the necessity of such an environment as she overcame many types of discrimination within the professional and higher educational arenas. Every individual should be given the tools and opportunities to succeed in their personal and professional lives. 

To learn more about services, how to donate, and how to join the Apt Fitness network, please visit the website www.AptFitness.org or contact Apt Fitness via email apt@apt-fitness.com or phone 407-900-1610.