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Activities For Kids With Disabilities
Developing skills, building self-esteem and having fun, all while participating in year-round sports training and competition is the life of a Special Olympics Utah athlete. Whatever their age or skill level, with 17 sports to choose from.
The Dance Club
Saturday afternoon dance class for students with disabilities
C.A.S.T for kids
C.A.S.T. for kids was formed in 1991 to join volunteers who love to fish with disabled and disadvantaged children for a day of fishing in the outdoors.
Through therapeutic horseback riding and other equine based activities, we provide a safe, fun, and challenging setting for physical, cognitive, social,and emotional growth.
Hoofbeat to Healing
Therapeutic Horseback Riding for people with disabilities
Lowe’s Extreme Air Sports
Trampolines, foam pits, climbing wall. Free for students with disabilities
National Ability Center
The National Ability Center is committed to the development of lifetime skills for people of all ages and abilities by providing affordable outdoor sports and recreational experiences in a nurturing environment. The Center offers more than twenty different programs throughout the year with lessons, trips, camps and retreats.
Wasatch Adaptive Sports
Summer and Winter sports for people with disabilities
SPLORE is a Utah-based non-profit organization that is dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with disabilities and special needs through outdoor recreation. Some of the programs SPLORE provides include: river rafting, rock climbing, canoeing, snowshoeing, Nordic skiing, dog sledding, and other specialized programs.
Special Needs Hockey/Peaks Ice Arena
Hockey for people with disabilities. They will teach you to skate so long as you can walk. First year is free, low cost after that.
Wheelchair Basketball/Provo Recreation Center
Come learn skills, play in an organized league. Ages 14 and up. November-March
Adapted Aquatics/Provo Recreation Center
Adaptive lessons are geared for children with physical or developmental disabilities. Students will learn stroke techniques, water safety, self confidence, and teamwork.
Orem Recreation Center
Orem Rec offers a few activities for children with disabilites
Mapleton Recreation Center
Mapleton Recreation offers a few sports for children with a wide range of disabilities. Community volunteers act as buddies during the gamess.
Goalball is a game for people that are blind or visually impaired
The Provo City School District supports equal opportunity for students, staff, parents and guests and complies with state and federal law regulation including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act and Title IX of the Education Amendments. The District does not discriminate in programs services, activities or employment on the basis of religion, sex, sexual orientation, race, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, or disability. Inquiries regarding students, programs, services or activity compliance may be directed to the Executive Director of Student Services at 280 West 940 North, Provo, UT 84604 801-374-4814. For program, service or activity accommodations under the ADA, please contact Student Services at 801-374-4838 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Inquiries regarding employment compliance may be directed to the Executive Director of Human Resources at 280 West 940 North, Provo, UT 84604 801-374-4938. For applicant or employee accommodations under the ADA, please contact the Director of Human Resources 801-374-4847 or email@example.com.
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