"Parents from all over the nation send their children here," said Dr. Caroline Gomez, the Autism Center's co-director.
said that allowances have been made for parents who cannot afford to pay the enrollment fee.
"It's all about the children," said Gomez
."We want the child to have the most pleasant experience in life that they can."
Though Dede insisted that most of the children were unaware that he
plays football at Auburn, his
celebrity status has been useful at times.