Sports, Life and Leisure

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Massachusetts Sports and Activities

www.mass.gov/orgs/universal-access-program

sponsored by the state Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR).

www.spauldingrehab.org/conditions-and-treatments/adaptive-sports

with multiple sports and locations.

www.playgroundsforeveryone.com/

www.community-boating.org/programs/universal-access-program/

Universal Access Sailing Program, Charles River in Boston.

communityrowing.org/outreach/para/

Adaptive Rowing Program on the Charles River in Brighton.

piersparksailing.org/adaptive-sailing/adaptive-sailing/adaptive-sailing

in Boston has a nationally recognized, adaptive sailing program.

www.mass.gov/service-details/barrier-free-fishing

www.alloutadventures.org/

some in conjunction with DCR.

chd.org/adult-services/community-based-programs/disability-resources/adaptive-sports-activities/

based in Feeding Hills and offers a variety of social, recreational and sports activities at Westfield College and other western MA locations.

www.specialolympicsma.org/

athletic training and competition for individuals with intellectual disabilities.

https://www.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/accessibility

www.spedchildmass.com/camps-special-needs-massachusetts-autism-aspergers/

for kids.

fcsn.org/camps/

from the Federation for Children with Special Needs

New England

nedisabledsports.org/

Provides summer and winter instruction for all ages and abilities at a variety of locations.

nehsa.org/

is based at Mt. Sunapee, NH and provides summer and winter adaptive sports lessons.

nepassage.org/

is located at the University of New Hampshire, and has a wide range of accessible sports and recreation opportunities.

www.maineadaptive.org/

has winter and summer adaptive recreational programs at various locations in Maine.

www.abilityplus.org/

has adaptive winter and summer sports programs at Attitash.

crotchedmountain.org/

in New Hampshire has accessible hiking trails and more.

National Recreation

www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/camps/

listed by state

museumofdisability.org/

in Buffalo, NY

sites.google.com/a/pinedafoundation.org/ios/home

Video history of the Disability Movement.

www.nps.gov/aboutus/accessibility.htm

www.disabledsportsusa.org/

is a comprehensive site on the net for participant sports information and upcoming events.

www.paralympic.org/

www.accessportamerica.org/

challenge sports for children and adults with disabilities. Programs include kayaking, windsurfing and water skiing. (based in Acton, MA.)