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Community Resource Guide

The Magee Recreation Resource Guide is a community resource guide compiled by Magee Rehabilitation Hospital. Hopefully, you will find the information contained in this guide useful as you independently pursue leisure activities. Unfortunately, this guide is not a complete listing, as there may be programs that are unfamiliar to us. If you would like to inform us of a program that is not included here, we will consider it for inclusion in future updates.

Magee is not affiliated with the agencies listed here, and we cannot guarantee the quality of the program, services or product of these agencies. Please use your own judgment in using this information.

If you have any questions or would like more detailed information on an individual program, please contact Meg Rider, Guest Relations and Volunteer Services Manager by emailing mrider@mageerehab.org or call 215-587-3186.

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Education and Enrichment

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
Allen's Lane Art Center 601 West Allen's Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Phone: 215-248-0546
Website: Allen's Lane
Email: craig@allenslane.org
Allens Lane Art Center strives to make its programs available to those who might otherwise be unable to participate. All Disabilities
Free Library of Philadelphia 919 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215-683-3213
Website: Free Library of Philadelphia
Books on cassette, Braille, and the library will provide equipment. Individuals with impaired hearing or vision
Kardon Institute of Music for the Handicapped 10700 Knights Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154
Phone: 215-637-2077
Website: Kardon Institute
Contact: Judy Kuo
Email: jkuo@kardoninstitute.org
Assists individuals with special needs to achieve personal growth through the arts. Individuals from birth through older adult with a wide range of needs.
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Resource Library 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3423
Website: Magee Rehab
The Patient Resource Library is open during the week and on weekends, and has computers with internet access for patient and family use. Patients at Magee
Nu-Visions Artists 1319 Magee Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111
Phone: 215-742-7665
Website: Nu-Visions
The mission of Nu-Visions for Disabled Artists is to provide opportunities for talented artists living with physical challenges and to provide knowledge and exposure of their work to the community. All Physical Disabilities
Temple University Recreation Services 1800 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Phone: 215-204-1267
Website: Temple Recreation
Contact: John Doman
Email: jtdoman@temple.edu
Wheelchair basketball on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Tennis is taught, cycling, weight room activities, and other people participate in committees. All Physical Disabilities
"Explore" Recreational and Education Classes Moss Rehab 60 E. Township Line Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
Phone: 215-663-6295
Fax: 215-663-6417
Website: Moss Rehab
. All Physical Disabilities
hireAbility 1513 Race St.
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-2080
Website: HireAbility
Contact: Richard Massaro
Email: massoro@hireability.org
Helps people with disabilities obtain competitive jobs, helped employers find often overlooked talent, and helped employers and workers integrate people with disabilities into the workforce and maximize their productive and creative potential. All Disabilities
Pennsylvania Vocational Rehabilitation Services 1521 N. Sixth St.
Harrisburg, PA 17102
Website: Pennsylvania Vocational Rehabilitation Services
The Pennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, or OVR, provides vocational rehabilitation services to help persons with disabilities prepare for, obtain, or maintain employment. All Disabilities
New Jersey Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services Website: New Jersey Division of Vocational Rehabilition The New Jersey Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (DVRS) provides services that enable individuals with disabilities to find jobs or keep their existing jobs. All disabilities
Delaware Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Website: Delaware Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Provides opportunities and resources to eligible individuals with disabilities, leading to success in employment and independent living. All Disabilities
Maryland Division of Vocational Rehabilitation 2301 Argonne Dr.
Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: 410-554-9442
Website: Maryland Divsion of Vocational Rehabilitation
The Maryland Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)offers programs and services that help people with disabilities go to work or stay independent in their homes and communities. All Disabilities
New York Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities One Commerce Plaza, Room 1609
Albany, NY 12234
Phone: 1-800-222-5627
Website: NYSED.gov
Adult Career and Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) offers access to a full range of employment and independent living services that may be needed by persons with disabilities through their lives. All Disabilities

Museums, Stadiums, Concerts, and Sporting Events

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
Annenberg Theater Accessibility 3680 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-204-1267
Website: Annebenberg Theater
The Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts has been designed to accommodate the needs of individuals with limited mobility and impaired vision or hearing. Individuals with limited mobility, impaired hearing or vision
Philadelphia Flyers Accessibility 3601 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Phone: 215-755-9700
Website: Philadelphia Flyers
Lower or upper levels for people with disabilities and one companion per wheelchair. Individuals with Physical Disabilies
Forrest Theatre Accessibility 1114 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215-923-1515
Website: Forrest Theatre
Email: Forresttheatre@shubertorg.com
Wheelchair spaces at every show in the front of orchestra and one in back of the orchestra, prices vary. Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Franklin Institute Accessibility 222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-448-1200
TDD: 215-448-1226
Website: Franklin Institute
Contact: Bonita Bell
Email: bbell@fi.edu
Assisted Listening Devices, Sign Language Interpreters, and Closed Captioning. Individuals with impaired hearing or vision
Mann Music Center George Hill's Fairmont Park Accessibility 5201 Parkside Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Phone: 215-878-7707
Website: Mann Music Center
Email: marketing@manncenter.org
Parking for patrons with a valid handicap license plate or other authorized identification. The Mann provides wheelchair accessible seating, but reservations must be made to prevent disappointment in the event of sold-out performances. All Disabilities
Philadelphia Museum of Art Accessibility 26th and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19101
Phone: 215-684-7602
TDD: 215-684-7395
Website: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Email: AccessProg@philamuseum.org
Information for disabled visitors. All Disabilities
Philadelphia Phillies Accessibility Philadelphia, PA 19101
Phone: 215-463-1000
TDD: 215-463-2998
Website: Philadelphia Phillies
Elevators for people with disabilities and parking accessibilities. All Disabilities
Philadelphia Sixers Accessibility Philadelphia, PA 19147
Phone: 215-339-7676
Website: Phildelphia Sixers
Specials seating and all price ranges. All Disabilities

Parks and Campgrounds

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
Pennsylvania Department of Environment Resources Bureau of State Parks Harrisburg, PA 17105
Phone: 1-800-637-2757
Website: Department of Environment
OGT campsite rent special cabins for people with disabilities. All Disabilities
American Camp Association Valley Forge and Potshop Roads
Worcester, PA 19490
Phone: 610-584-4366
Website: Variety Club Camp
Contact: Angus Murray
Email: angusmurray@varietyphila.org
Variety Club Camp provides day&overnight camp experiences for children with physical and/or developmental disabilities. We also provide extended school year and vocational training for children with developmental disabilities. Some year round programs. Individuals ages 5-21 with any disability
NJ. DEPT. of Commerce, Division of Travel&Tourism Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: 1-800-841-4265
Website: Visit New Jersey
Request or Download Free Travel Guides All Disabilities
National Park Service, Dept. of the Interior Washington D.C. 20013
Phone: 1-800-877-8339
Website: National Park Service
The Access Pass is a lifetime pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents with permanent disabilities. It provides free access to any Federal recreation site that charges entrance or standard amenity fee. All individuals with permanent disabilities
Camp Independence Moss Rehab 60 East Township Line Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
Phone: 215-663-6295
Website: Camp Independence
Contact: Nina Guy
Email: GuyN@einstein.edu
A unique camping experience for an adult with a disability. Partial scholarships are available Adults with all disabilities

Pennsylvania Organizations Accessibility Guides

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
Philadelphia Recreation Department 1515 Arch Street
Philadelphia PA 19102
Phone: 215-686-1776
Website: Recreation Department
Information on centers, playground, etc. All Disabilities
Mayor's Commission on People with Disabilities 1401 JFK Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-686-2798
TDD: 215-564-1782
Contact: Charles Horton Jr.
Website: Mayor's Commission on People with Disabilitites
Provide information on referrals, advise the mayor on issues, meet with committee on certain topics. All Disabilities

Religious Affiliation Groups

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
St. Anne's Senior Citizens Center 2607 East Cumberland Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125
Phone: 215-423-2772
Website: St. Anne's
Email: FSWeb@chs-adphila.org
Senior Community Centers provide a variety of services to ensure that the social, recreational, health, and nutritional needs of older adults are met through accessible neighborhood sites. Senior Citizens
Pastoral Care for Persons with Disabilities 4110 Glenview Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19135
Phone: 215-331-2617
Website: Pastoral Care
Contact: Maryann Hildenberger
Email: mim1049@aol.com
Club meetings are for those over 18 years of age and are held twice a month. There is an annual Christmas party and communion dinner through the club meetings. All Disabilities
Magee Rehabilitation Pastoral Care Services 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3168
Website: Magee Rehab
Pastoral care services are available for patients at Magee by calling 215-587-3168. Persons of all faiths are welcome. All disabilities
Handicapped Encounter Christ 2 Barley Cone Lane
Rosemont PA, 19010
Website: HEC Retreat
Contact: Margie Kernicky
Email: margie.kernicky@villanova.edu
HEC is a retreat experience founded to offer people who have physical disabilities an opportunity to come together in community to pray, reflect and celebrate their life with God. All Physical Disabilities

Senior Adult Activity Centers

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
Bucks County Area Agency on Aging 30 E. Oakland Ave.
Doylestown, PA 18901
Phone: 215-348-0510
Website: Bucks County
Email: aging@co.bucks.pa.us
Listing of senior groups on file, activities are held at senior centers, and senior Olympics are held annually Senior Citizens
The Delaware County Office of Services for the Aging Media, PA 19063
Phone: 610-490-1300
Website: Delaware County Office
Mission of COSA is to plan, develop, coordinate and administer a comprehensive service system for older adults. Senior Citizens
Montgomery County Aging and Adult Service 1430 DeKalb Pike
Norristown, PA 19494
Phone: 610-278-3601
Website: Montgomery COunty
Programs such as senior center services, comprehensive assessment, care management, in-home services, information and referral, caregiver support programs, protective services, adult daily living centers, and other important services and programs Adults and Senior Citizens
Philadelphia Corporation for the Aging 642 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-765-9000
TDD: 215-765-9041
Website: PCA Cares
Contact: Rick Spector
Email: info@pcaphl.org
Services for people over 60, like the adaptive modification program - which helps people with physical disabilities live independently in their own homes Senior Citizens
New Jersey Division of Aging Community Services P.O. Box 360
Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: 609-943-3437
Website: N.J. Division of Aging Community Services
Programs designed to make it easier for seniors to get the help they need to support their well-being and maintain themselves in the community for as long as possible with independence, dignity and choice. Senior Citizens
Delaware Aging and Disability Resource Center 1901 N. Du Pont Highway, Main Builing
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: 800-223-9074
Fax: 302-255-4445
Website: Delaware ADRC
Email: ADRC
Contact: Bill Love
The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) is your one-stop access point for aging and disability information and resources in Delaware. Senior Citizens and All Disabilities

Social Clubs and Support Groups

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Stroke Family Care Group 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3411
Website: Magee Rehab
Contact: Jennifer Salomon
Email: jsalomon@mageerehab.org
Family peer counselors offer practical tips, support and insights to others who are in a similar situation. Individuals affected by a stroke
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Amputee Peers 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3174
Website: Magee Rehab
Contact: Marie Protesto
Email: peers@mageerehab.org
Provides an opportunity to practice speech and language skills in a safe and supportive environment; provides education about aphasia; and encourages socialization among the members. Individuals with Aphasia and amputations
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Wendkos Community Center for Stroke Patients 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3054
Website: Magee Rehab
Contact: Lane Brown
Email: lbrown@mageerehab.org
Meets first Tuesday every month Stroke club which goes on trips and to restaurants together. Individuals affected by a stroke
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Spinal Cord Injury Support Group 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3174
Website: Magee Rehab
Contact: Sonya Deibler
Email: peers@mageerehab.org
Provides individuals who have suffered a SCI the chance to learn from those who have rehabilitated following such an injury.Magee can match peers based on injury level, social situations, age, gender, marital status, recreational interests and vocational experience. Individuals with a Spinal Cord Injury
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Multiple Sclerosis Support Group 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3106
Website: Magee Rehab
Contact: Alicia Monturano
Email: amonturano@mageerehab.org
Provides support and resources necessary to maintain optimal health and wellness. Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Volunteer Department 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3140
Website: Magee Rehab
Contact: Meg Rider
Email: volunteer@mageerehab.org
Fund-raising volunteer activities to benefit patient programs. All Disabilities
SPIN 10980 Norcom Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154
Phone: 215-613-1070
Website: Spin, Inc.
Recreational groups, outings, classes for people with brain injuries. Individuals that have sustained a brain injury
United Cerebral Palsy Association Recreation Department 102 E Mermaid Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Phone: 215-242-4200
TDD: 215-248-7620
Website: UCP Phila
Vocational training for people with disabilities includes: supportive employment and job placement. All Disabilities
Center for Independent Living of South Jersey 1150 Delsea Drive Suite 1
Westville, NJ 08093
Phone: 609-853-6490
TDD: 856-853-7602
Website: Center for Independent Living
Contact: Danuta Debicki
Email: cilsj.d@verizon.net
Dedicated to providing people with disabilities the opportunity to actively participate in society. To provide freedom of choice; to work; to own a home; raise a family; and in general to participate to the fullest extent possible in day-to-day activities. All Disabilities
Independent Living Research Utilization 2323 S. Sheperd, Suite 1000
Houston, TX 77019
Phone: 713-520-0232
Fax: 713-520-5785
Website: Disability 911
Email: Ilru@ilru.org
Providing research, education and consultation in the areas of independent living, the Americans with Disabilities Act, home and community based services and health issues for people with disabilities. All Disabilities
Centers for Independent Living (DE) Two Fox Point Centre, 6 Denny Road, Suite 101
Wilmington, DE 19809
Phone: 302-765-0791
TDD: 302-765-0194
Fax: 302-765-0195
Website: iri-de.org
Email: cmatthews@independentresources.org
Independent Resources Inc. (IRI) is a Federally funded, private non-profit, non-residential organization providing services to persons with disabilities. IRI is a statewide organization with offices located in Wilmington, Dover and Dagsboro. All Disabilities

Sports and Fitness

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
United States Quad Rugby Association 11104 Spicewood Club Drive
Austin, TX 78750
Phone: 512-791-2644
Website: USQRA
Contact: James T. Gumbert
Email: coachgumbie@sbcglobal.net
The United States Quad Rugby Association exists to provide opportunity, support, and structure for competitive wheelchair rugby to people with disabilities. We are here to help people get involved in the fastest growing wheelchair sport in the world. Quadriplegics
Eastern Amputee Golf Association 2015 Amherst Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Phone: 888-868-0992
Website: EAGA
Contact: Bob Buck
Email: info@eaga.org
Learn to golf videos, Golf workshops, tournaments, and college scholarships available to members. Individuals with Amputations
AbleFlight 91 Oak Leaf Lane
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Phone: 919-942-4699
Website: Able Flight
Email: info@ableflight.org
Airplane pilot training Individuals with Physical Disabilities
National Wheelchair Basketball Association 6165 Lehman Drive Suite 101
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Phone: 719-266-4082
Website: NWBA
Contact: Sherrice Fox
Email: sherricefox@nwba.org
Wheelchair Basketball Qualified individuals with physical disabilities
Freedom's Wings International 324 Charles Street Apt 25
Coopersburg, PA 18036
Phone: 800-382-1197
Website: Freedom's Wings
Contact: Richard Fucci
Email: rrfucci@earthlink.net
Glider Flight training, glider rides for people with disabilities, and scholarships for those with limited means. Blairstown Airport (Blairstown, NJ) Van Sandt Airport (Irwina, PA) All Physical Disabilities
Life Rolls On 400 Corporate Pointe, Suite 525
Culver City, CA 90230
Phone: 866-939-4559
Website: Life Rolls On
Contact: Sarah Donaldson
Email: Sarah@liferollson.org
Surfing events throughout the country in CA, NJ, TX, FL, HI, NC. Utilizes a surfing experience to push the boundary of possibility for those with SCI. Individuals with Spinal Cord Injuries
Northeast Passage/ Hewitt Hall 4 Library Way
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: 603-862-0070
Website: Northeast Passage
Email: northeast.passage@unh.edu
Cross Country Skiing, Cycling, Golf, Hiking, Paddling, Soccer, Water Skiing, Sled Hockey, Quad Rugby, Canoeing, Kayaking All Disabilities
American Dance Wheels 60 E. Township Line Road, Apt 25
Elkins Park, PA 19027
Phone: 215-663-6295
Website: American Dance Wheels
Latin and Ballroom Dancing: starting September, 2011 Saturday afternoons. Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Wheels to Water 16902 Cod Cir
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Phone: 516-221-9255
Website: Water to Wheels
Email: joey@testaverdefund.org
Adapted surfing and scuba diving Individuals with Physical Disabilities
O'Donnel Diving 3036 Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19403
Phone: 610-635-0200
Website: O'Donnel Diving
Email: wdoscuba@hughes.net
Adapted SCUBA and travel training All Disabilities
Carousel House Belmont Ave. & N. Concourse Dr.
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Phone: 215-685-0160
Website: Carousel House
Email: carouselpa@aol.com
Weight training, Summer Basketball League, Aquatics All Disabilities
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Wheelchair Sports Program 1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-587-3140
Website: Magee Rehab
Contact: Meg Rider
Email: mrider@mageerehab.org
Wheelchair Rugby, Tennis, and Basketball. Adults with Physical Disabilities
Pennsylvania Center for Adapted Sports #4 Boathouse Row
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-765-5118
Website: Adapted Sports
Contact: Isabel Bohn
Email: pacenter@aol.com
In-line skating, tandem cycling, handcycling, rowing, snow skiing, kayaking, climbing, sled hockey, swimming, running and walking. Adults with physical disabilities and the visually impaired
Temple University Adapted Athletics and Recreation 1858 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Phone: 215-204-1267
Website: Temple Recreation
Email: campusrec@temple.edu
Wheelchair basketball, weight training, hand cycling Temple University Students with Disabilities
United Cerebral Palsy Association of Philadelphia Cerebral Palsy Sports 102 East Mermaid Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Phone: 215-242-4200
Website: UCP Phila
Athlete training, bowling, track & field. Individuals with Cerebral Palsy
Disabled Sports USA (local Chapter Pennsylvania Center for Adaptive Sports 451 Hungerford Drive Suite 100
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 301-217-0960
Website: Disabled Sports USA
Email: information@dsusa.org
Snow Skiing, Tennis, Deep Sea Fishing, Handcycling, Camping, White Water Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing, Golfing, Waterski, ATV All Physical Disablilities
Leaps of Faith 90 Housatonic Drive
Sandy Hook, CT 06482
Phone: 203-426-0666
Website: Leaps of Faith
Contact: Joel Zeisler
Email: joel@leapsoffaithwaterskiers.com
Water skiing All Disabilities
Wheelchair Sports USA (local chapter: Appalachian Wheelchair Athletic Association (DE,MD,PA)) 1236 Jungermann Rd, Suite A
St. Peters, MO 63376
Phone 636-614-6784
Website: Wheelchair Sports USA
Contact: Kelli Kellen
Email: office@wsusa.org
Billiards, Shooting, Table Tennis, Swimming, Weightlifting, and Para Olympic sports. Individuals with Physical Disabilities
US Sled Hockey Assn. Atlantic District 2383 Upper Barness Road
Warrington, PA 18976
Phone: 215-343-1213
Contact: Mike Doyle
Email: doylemj@comcast.net
Sled Hockey Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Philly Sport Pilot Wilmington / Newcastle Co. Airport (KILG)
Phone: 302-324-9970
Website: Philly Sports Pilot
Email: info@phillysportpilot.com
Airplane pilot training Individuals with Physical Disabilities
HRO Adventures 140 College Drive
Pottstown, PA 19464
Phone: 610-970-1601
Website: HRO Adventures
Email: info@hroadventures.com
We seek to explore the human spirit and its connection with the outdoors in our tailored programs for executive, corporate teams, women, couples, kids, and the physically challenged. Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Paralyzed Veterans of America 801 Eighteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 800-424-8200
TDD: 800-795-4327
Website: PVA.org
Email: info@pva.org
Paralyzed Veterans of America, we fight for better health care and benefits, aid in the search for a truly satisfying career, and provide the path to adventure through adaptive sports. Veterans with Disabilities
National Wheelchair Poolplayers Association 9757 Mount Lompoc Court
Las Vegas, NV 98178
Phone: 703-437-6792
Website: NWPAinc.org
Contact: Jeffrey Dolezal
The NWPA is the Sanctioning Body of AllOrganized Wheelchair Billiards. All Disabilities
United States Handcycle Federation P.O. Box 3538
Evergreen, CO 80437
Phone: 720-239-1360
Fax: 303-674-0533
Website: ushf.org
Email: info@ushandcycling.org
United States Handcycling Federation, Inc. is a non-profit corporation designed to create integrated cycling opportunities for wheelchair users and athletes with lower-mobility impairments. Individuals with Lower-Mobility Impairments
Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International P.O. Box 33150
Denver, CO 80233
Phone: 800-369-7433
Fax: 303-252-4610
Website: PATHintl.org
Email: pathintl@pathintl.org
The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) changes and enriches lives by promoting excellence in equine-assisted activities and therapies. All Disabilities
Worked T.E.A.M. Sports 4250 Veterans Memorial Highway, Suite 420
Holbrook, NY 11741
Phone: 855-987-8326
Fax: 855-288-3377
Website: World T.E.A.M. Sports
World T.E.A.M. Sports has organized all kinds of athletic events for disabled and able bodied citizens  mountain climbing, white water rafting, biking, and more. We change lives through sports. All Disabilities
Easter Seals New York 40 W. 37th Street, Suite 503
New York, NY 10018
Phone: 212-220-2290
Fax: 215-695-4807
Website: Easter Seals NY
Easter Seals New York provides exceptional services to ensure that all people with disabilities or special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities. All Disabilities
Americas Athletes with Disabilities 8630 Fenton Street, Suite 920
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 800-238-7632
TDD: 301-589-9042
Fax: 301-589-9052
Website: americasathletes.org
Email: info@americasathletes.org
They initiate, stimulate and promote the overall growth and development of sports, recreation, leisure, health and fitness activities for persons with physical disabilities targeting programs and services for children and newly disabled adults Newly disabled and children with phyiscal disabilities.
Wheelchair and Ambulatory Sports P.O. Box 5266
Kendall Park, NJ 08824
Phone: 732-266-2634
Fax: 732-355-6500
Website: wsusa.org
Provides multi-sport and recreation opportunities for people with physical and visual disabilities by facilitating, advocating, and developing a national community-based outreach program, providing resources and education, conducting regional and national competitions, and providing access to international competitions. Individuals with physical and visual disabilities
U.S. Electric Wheelchair Hockey Association 7216 39th Ave. No.
Minneapolis, MN 55427
Phone: 763-535-4736
Website: usewha.org
Email: info@powerhockey.com
Mission is to provide a quality hockey program for persons requiring the use of an electric (power) wheelchair in daily life. Individuals requiring use a power wheelchair
Outdoor Explorations Website: Outdoorexp.org Provides people of all abilities with opportunities to participate in adventure recreation. All Disabilities
U.S. Power Soccer Association Website: Power Soccer USA The USPSA promotes power soccer on a national and international level through tournament play, referee certification, training and growth. All individuals who require a power wheelchair
All Riders Up 265 Mattson Road
Garnet Valley, PA 19061
Phone: 610-459-0879
Website: All Riders Up
Contact: Marcia Laver
Email: allridersup@comcast.net
Provide equine assisted activities to encourage individuals with special needs in reaching their potential for physical, behavioral, and social development in an atmosphere of recreation and fun. All Disabilities

Therapeutic Swimming and Adapted Aquatics

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
Abington Branch YMCA 1073 Old York Road
Abington, PA 19001
Phone: 215-884-9622
Website: YMCA
Contact: Lindsey Ross
Email: lross@philaymca.org
Therapeutic swimming to loosen joints and strengthen muscles Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Ambler YMCA 1325 McKean Road Box 428, Bethlehem Pike
Ambler, PA 19002
Phone: 215-628-9950
Website: YMCA
Contact: Erica Pfaff
Email: epfaff@philaymca.org
Special populations & adapted aquatics Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Hatboro YMCA 440 S. York Road
Hatboro, PA 19040
Phone: 215-674-4545
Website: YMCA
Contact: Allison Holland Email: aholland@philaymca.org
Special populations & adapted aquatics Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Delaware County Branch YMCA 2110 Garrett Road
Lansdowne, PA 19050
Phone: 610-259-1661
Website: YMCA
Contact: Terry Fonio
Email: tfonio@cyedc.org
Special populations & adapted aquatics Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Carousel House Belmont Ave. & N. Concourse Dr.
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Phone: 215-685-0160
Website: Carousel House
Email: carouselpa@aol.com
Activities include swimming, physical fitness, ceramics, art, special events and trips. Individuals with Physical Disabilities
JCC Klein YMCA Branch 10100 Jamison Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Phone: 215-698-7300 x146
Website: Klein Centers
Contact: Andy Newman
Email: anewman@phillyjcc.com
Therapeutic Swimming and Adapted Aquatics Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Roxborough YMCA Ridge Avenue & Domino Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Phone: 215-482-3900
Website: YMCA
Contact: Janet Wright
Email: jwright@philaymca.org
Arthritic exercise Individuals with Physical Disabilities

Transportation Services

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Organization Contact Information Activities Information Target Group
Wheelchair Getaways P.O. Box 136
Bedminster, NJ
Phone: 1-800-221-6501
Website: Wheelchair Getaways
Email: info512@wheelchairgetaways.com
Accessible vans rental (Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Southern New Jersey & Delaware Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Accessible Vans of America 925 South Trooper Rd
Norristown, PA 19403
Phone: 1-800-784-8267
Website: Accessible Vans of America
Specialized transportation products, such as handicap accessible vans, and services to make life easier and more comfortable for people with disabilities and special needs. All Disabilities
Septa Disability Hotline Phone: 215-580-7810
Website: Septa Hotline
SEPTA bus can transport mobility devices of any type including wheelchairs, scooters, and wheelchair strollers Individuals with Physical Disabilities
Septa Paratransit Phone: 215-580-7700
Customer Service: 215-580-7145
TDD: 215-580-7853
Website: Septa Paratransit
Customized Community Transportation (CCT) provides paratransit service - CCT Connect - to individuals with disabilities and senior citizens. All disabilities and senior citizens
Septa Wheelchair Accessible Bus Route Special Services Phone: 215-580-7800
Website: Septa Special Sevices
Brochure listings accessible routes; Suburban areas pleas call 24 hours in advance All Disabilities
Delaware County Community Transit Phone: 610-490-3960
Website: csdelco.org
Email: generaladmin@ctdelco.org
Provide about 2,167 trips every weekday to Delaware County residents of all ages for any trip purpose on an advance reservation, first come first served basis. All Disabilities
DART First State 900 Public Safety Blv.
Dover, DE 19901
Phone: 302-739-3278
TDD: 800-252-1600
Website: DART First State
Premier transportation organization with accessible facilities and interconnected services incorporating state-of-the-art technologies All Disabilities
Freedom Taxi 2351 South Swanson St.
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Phone: 215-222-9999
Website: Freedom Taxi
Provides handicapped accessible taxis All Disabilities
Amtrak Phone: 1-800-872-7245
TDD: 1-800-523-6590
Website: Amtrak Services
Provides additional services to passengers with disabilities. All Disabilities
Ride Away Phone: 1-888-RIDE-AWAY (888-743-3292)
Website: Ride Away
Founded in 1986, Ride-Away's 11 East Coast locations are committed to offering a broad selection of specialized vehicles and services to meet the needs of customers with disabilities. All of Ride-Away's locations are QAP (Quality Assurance Program) certified through the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA), resulting in Ride-Away being held to the highest standards in the industry. All Disabilities

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The Guided Tour 7900 Old York Road Suite 114-B
Elkins Park, PA 19027
Phone: 215-782-1370
The Guided Tour
Contact: Jon Fash
Email: gtour400@aol.com
Tours: Washington, Williamsburg, London All Disabilities
MossRehab ResourceNet 1200 W. Tabor Road
Philadelphia, PA 19141
Phone: 215-329-5715
Website: Moss resource Net
Email: kennedyd@einstein.edu
This is an information service for the disabled traveler. All Disabilities
Spin Center North 10980 Norcom Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154
Phone: 215-464-4700
Website: Spin Center North
Contact: Rob Clift
Email: rclift@spininc.org
Supervised / assisted shore vacations All Disabilities
Accessible Journeys 35 West Sellers Ave.
Ridley Park, PA 19078
Phone: 1-800-846-4537
Phone #2: 610-521-0339
Website: Accessible Journeys
Email: sales@disabilitytravel.com
Tours (Cultural to adventure) for the slow walker, wheelchair and disabled traveler All Disabilities


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Accessible Space, Inc. 2550 University Ave.
Suite 330N
St. Paul, MN 55114
Phone: 651-645-7271
Fax: 654-645-0541
Website: Accessible Space
Email: info@accessiblespace.org
Provides accessible, affordable, assisted/supportive and independent living opportunities for persons with physical disabilities, brain injuries, and seniors. Individuals with physical disabilities, brain injury, or seniors.
Mid-Atlantic ADA Center 401 N. Washington St.
Suite 450
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 800-949-4232
Fax: 301-251-3762
Website: ADA Info
Provides information about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). All Disabilities
Temple University Institute on Disablities 1755 N. 13th St., Student Center Room 411S
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Phone: 800-204-7428
TDD: 866-268-0579
Website: R.E.E.P
Email: ATinfo@temple.edu
REEP programs include those that actually accept donations of equipment, clean them up, store them and donate them to others who are in need, such as Into New Hands, Changing Hands, and the newly expanded reuse programs at the Center for Independent Living of North Central PA and Life and Independence for Today. All disabilities
National Center on Physical Activity and Disability 1640 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608
Phone: 800-900-8086
Fax: 315-355-4058
Website: ncpad.org
Email: ncpad@uic.edu
Do you have questions regarding physical activity and disability? We offer a free information service on a wide area of topics related to physical activity, fitness, recreation, sports, and disability and chronic conditions. Our Information Specialists can help you locate information regarding your requests. All Disabilities
Determined2Heal 8112 River Falls Dr.
Potomac, MD 20854
Phone: 703-795-5711
Website: Determined2Heal.org
Email: determined2heal@aol.com
Determined2Heal is here to help simplify the transition into life with paralysis as smoothly and productively as possible. We provide information and advice for people with spinal cord injuries, their families, and their friends Individuals with Spinal Cord Injuries
International Spinal Cord Society Website: iscos.org.uk
Email: admin@iscos.org.uk
The International Spinal Cord Society(ISCoS, formerly IMSoP) promotes the highest standard of care in the practice of spinal cord injury for men, women and children throughout the world. Through its medical and multi disciplinary team of Professionals ISCoS endeavours to foster education, research and clinical excellence. Individuals with Spinal Cord Injuries
United Spinal Association 75-20 Astoria Blvd.
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
Phone: 800-404-2898
Fax: 718-803-3782
Website: United Spinal Association
Email: info@unitedspinal.org
United Spinal Associations mission is to improve the quality of life of all people living with spinal cord injuries and disorders (SCI/D). Individuals with Spinal Cord Injuries
Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation 636 Morris Turnpike
Suite 3A
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Phone: 800-225-0292
Website: Reeves Foundation
The Reeve Foundation is dedicated to curing spinal cord injury by funding innovative research, and improving the quality of life for people living with paralysis through grants, information and advocacy. Individuals with Spinal Cord Injuries
American Spinal Injury Association 2020 Peachtree Road, NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone: 404-355-9772
Fax: 404-355-1826
Website: American Spinal Injury Association
Email: ASIA_Office@sheperd.org
The American Spinal Injury Association' mission is to promote and establish standards of excellence for all aspects of health care of individuals with spinal cord injury from onset throughout life. Individuals with Spinal Cord Injuries
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