YLF News

Between having fun and making new friends, A-Chai'a Jackson learned an invaluable lesson at the 15th Annual Florida Youth Leadership Forum (YLF.)

"Disabilities are something to be proud of," the first-time YFL delegate said. "You shouldn't be ashamed of it."

Jackson, 19, has a...

When their son was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome at age 3, Fort Lauderdale residents Maria and Lorenzo Burga feared he would be unable to speak.

Today, however, Renzo Burga is an honors student at Broward College, where he is studying computer science and maintaining a 4.0 grade-point...