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Spring Special Events
Movin' for Money
Help raise funds to support Specialized Programs. Participants take part by either walking laps at the track or swimming laps in the pool. Participants will collect pledged donations to support the programs they enjoy. We also have a mail in donation options for anyone wanting to show support but who cannot attend the event.
Youth Summer Camp Registration Forms Available Now!
You can get your Youth Summer Camp brochure and registration forms by clicking the links on this page. Remember, we must have all forms completed, including a doctor's signature if the camper takes medication at camp before your camper is fully registered. If you have any questions about the registration process please call our office at 206-684-4950. See you at camp this summer!
Specialized Programs General Information
Seattle of Parks and Recreation Specialized Programs offers year-round activities for people with disabilities. The purpose is to provide recreational opportunities for individuals who may choose to participate in activities specifically designed and conducted by trained staff to best meet their needs. We offer:
- Special Olympics Sports of all kinds
- Wheelchair basketball teams
- Weekend trips
- After school programs
- Classes, such as: cooking, dance, pottery, and drama
- Extensive camping program during the summer
- Adult day programs
- Evening socials
The programs are particularly suited to people with a range of cognitive and physical disabilities . The Specialized Programs staff will also work with individuals or family members who would prefer to integrate into other Department programs but need some type of accommodation such as an interpreter.
Seattle Adaptive Sports
Seattle Parks and Recreation Specialized Programs is proud to partner with Seattle Adaptive Sports.
The SAS Mission Statement is to enhance and promote the well-being of physically challenged individuals by giving them the opportunity to participate and compete in athletic and recreational activities. For more information, please contact Tami English at 253-297-5389 or firstname.lastname@example.org.