Local Resourcesfor Adaptive Programs

Adapted Physical Education Tips and Ideas

  • Fun Ways to Keep Active All Year Round

    While Building Social Skills and Making Lifelong Friendships!

    Adaptive Sports Teams:

    Three Rivers Adaptive Sports (TRAS)

    • Biking, Camping, Canoeing, Kayaking, Snow Skiing, Water Skiing
    • Contact Mark Kolzer- 412-848-8896

    Strong as Steel Adaptive Sports

    • For ages 5-21
    • Ambulatory, wheelchair or visually impaired athletes for local, regional and national competitions

    Mighty Pens Sled Hockey

    • penguinssledhockey.org
    • 8000 Cranberry Springs Drive, Cranberry Twp., PA 16066

    Dynamic Paddlers

    • Adapted Kayaking
    • 412-916-9960
    • Dynamic Paddlers, Inc., 14 Hemingway St., Pittsburgh, PA 15213

    The Miracle League of Southwestern PA

    • Adaptive baseball
    • org Graham Park- Cranberry Twp., PA 16066

    The Miracle League of Erie County

    • Adaptive baseball
    • Playballerie.comcom

    Trumball CO Adaptive Baseball

    • Find them on Facebook

    Greater Pennsylvania Super Kids

    • Soap Box Derby
    • Find them on Facebook

    Mercer County Special Olympics

    • Check them out on the web

    Dance Vibe

    • Special Vibe dance program
    • Contact Erica - 814-455-2250
    • 2307 West 12st Street, Erie, PA 16505

    TOPS Soccer- PA West Soccer

    • Butler Assoc., Tina Spohn -724-256-8138- tjspohn@zoominternet.net
    • 318 Palmer Rd., Butler, PA 16001

    Gliding Stars- Adaptive Ice Skating programs

    Hope on Horseback- therapeutic riding center

    • Contact Kimberly Danylko- 814-474-5276 (Erie, PA)

    Shriners Wheelchair basketball

    • Contact Kristin Maguire- 814-875-8700

    Barber National Institute Community Pool

    • Movable floor that rises to level of deck and lowers to 4 ½ feet
    • Contact Mary Kaliszak 814-878-4071

    EASE Sailing- Erie Adaptive Sailing Experience

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