Special Recreation is a division of the Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department which is dedicated to improving the quality of life and promoting a successful leisure lifestyle for individuals with disabilities. This is done through a variety of programs offered specifically offered to those with disabilities.
Special Recreation programs fall into one of five categories:
- Special Olympics
- After School Programming
- Special Events
- Summer Camp
Our goal within the Special Recreation division is to enhance the participant's social, emotional, physical and psycho-social lives via the programs we offer.
For a list of current programs and to register, click here.
Ryan is the Program Coordinator who supervises year-round inclusion, after-school programs, trips and outings, and special events. Ryan is a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist.
Phone Number: 847-424-5496
Leonard is the Program Coordinator who supervises all Special Olympics programs and the Special Recreation summer camps.
Phone Number: 847-448-8044
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