Recreational Opportunities

Recreational Opportunities

Adapted Recreation Services 

Artists Unlimited 

Ashford Dance 

Best Buddies 

CDS Monarch CDS Monarch’s Recreation Programs offer person-centered recreation and leisure activities to individuals ages five through adulthood living at home with their families through various community-based programs to meet individual needs. CDS Monarch’s specialized recreation services provide integrated settings for all individuals. 860 Hard Road Webster, NY 14580 (585) 341-4600

Challenger Baseball 

Core Athletic Rubies Cheerleading 

CP Rochester The Community Recreation Program provides opportunities to develop lifetime recreation skills and interests. Most of their programs and events are out in the community. They offer opportunities for individual and group interaction, as well as programs that incorporate instruction and skill development, such as their individual swimming lessons, teen club, fitness and fine arts programs. 3399 Winton Road South Rochester, NY 14623 (585) 334-6000

Cub Scouts

Dazzle School of Visual and Performing Arts Provides a “Pos-Abilities” program, which includes a flexible array of services and supports for individuals with autism and related disorders. 112 Webster Avenue Rochester, NY 14692 (585) 288-0050

Equicenter Equicenter offers a number of therapeutic riding, hippotherapy, vaulting and horsemanship (equine facilitated mental health) sessions. Their goal is to provide a safe, appropriate, productive and enjoyable environment where participants can work toward their individual goals. 3247 Rush Mendon Road Honeoye Falls, NY 14472 (585) 624-7777

Family Autism Center 

Gliding Stars of Rochester The Gliding Stars organization provides individuals with disabilities the opportunity to increase their personal potential through development of ice skating skills in a regular program of instruction and practice in their own local community, culminating in the demonstration of those skills publicly in an end-of-season on-ice choreographed performance. 1900 Empire Blvd, #261 Webster, NY 14580-1993 (585) 503-2654

Heritage Christian Stables Heritage Christian Stables is a therapeutic riding program for children and adults, accredited by NARHA (North American Riding for the Handicapped, Inc.). With the assistance of highly skilled riding instructors, physical therapists, and hundreds of dedicated volunteers, this program provides an exciting opportunity for physical, mental, emotional and spiritual growth. 1103 Salt Road Webster, NY 14580 (585) 872-2540

Music Education Centers Music Education Centers offers a variety of musical enrichment programs. MEC has developed educational systems that break musical tasks down to their very core to ensure success for every student. These programs are particularly appropriate for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome or other Developmental or Learning Disabilities. 1788 Penfield Road, Suite #1 Penfield, NY 14526

(877) 632-6833

Never Say Never Stables 

Pieters Family Life Center The Pieters Family Life Center offers a variety of programs and resources for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. A listing of classes is published quarterly. 1025 Commons Way Rochester, NY 14623 (585) 487-3500

SEPTA Sports SEPTA sponsors various sport programs for children with special needs ages 5-21. Special Education Parent Teacher Association – Sports Webster Central School District 565 Holt Road Webster, NY 14580 Linda Burke (585) 787-3275

Shared Ski Adventures, CP Rochester Shared Ski Adventures, is an ADAPTIVE Learn to Ski Program that helps people with disabilities become independent skiers. Skiing takes place at Swain Ski Resort in Western New York. Shared Ski Adventures is the largest adaptive ski program in the greater Rochester area. 3399 Winton Road South Rochester, NY 14623 (585) 334-6000

Special Olympics 

Spectrum Creative Arts 

Strike Back Martial Arts 

Together Including Every Student (TIES) Promotes the participation of students with developmental disabilities in extracurricular and community activities by creating effective, natural support provided by trained student volunteers. Supported by various school districts – please visit the TIES website to find the coordinator responsible for your district.

Voices Unlimited 

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