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Adaptive Recreation

Oakland County Parks strives to provide recreational and leisure opportunities for all residents of Oakland County. Adaptive Recreation provides therapeutic recreation programs and services.

Our partnerships with more than 30 non-profit agencies, schools and disabled sports organization enable Oakland County Parks to cooperatively provide unique recreation options.

Inclusion services are offered so individuals with disabilities can participate in any program or event hosted by Oakland County Parks. Oakland County Parks encourages and supports the participation of individual with disabilities in all programs.

A Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist coordinates programs and assist individuals in participating in all programs.


Title
Location
Event Date
Category
Description
Beech Woods Golf Course, 22200 Beech, Southfield, MI 48034; 6/1/2015 5:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Adaptive golf lesson. Cost is $12 per person.
Springfield Oaks Park/Ellis Barn; 6/18/2015 6:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Enjoy dinner, music, dancing and tour of the Ellis Barn. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $14 per person; caregivers pay the same price.
Independence Oaks Park; 6/26/2015 6:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
A fun event for individuals 18 & older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $8 per person.
Springfield Oaks Park/Activity Center; 7/9/2015 10:00:00 AMAdaptive Recreation
Oakland County Fair Special Day for Individuals with Disabilities, Thursday July 9 at Springfield Oaks County Park. 10 a.m. free special circus performance by Circus Pages; from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. enjoy free carnival rides courtesy of Big Rock Amusements for individuals with disabilities and one caregiver. Free use of Oakland County Parks Festival II, Mini Fest and the climbing tower (socks required). Call the fair office at 248-634-8830 to reserve your spot today!
Novi Parks and Recreation, 45175 West 10 Mile Road, Novi, MI 48375; 7/16/2015 6:30:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Dinner, music and dancing. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $8 per person.
Oakland County International Airport, Barnstormers Hanger, 6500 Highland Road, Waterford; 7/18/2015 9:30:00 AMAdaptive Recreation
Experiencing the world from a new perspective is what Dreams and Wings is all about for children with disabilities. Seated beside an experienced pilot in a light airplane, each child and up to two family members and/or friends, will gently soar with the clouds to take a bird’s eye view of
Michigan’s countryside. A Dreams and Wings Fly Day includes
a short ground school to learn about airplanes and how they fly; educational displays; fun activities and refreshments. Submit registration form by June 5. Submission does not guarantee a flight reservation. Applications are
entered in a selection lottery. First-time participants receive priority. Participants will be notified via email by June 15.
Independence Oaks Park; 8/1/2015 10:00:00 AMAdaptive Recreation
Lathrup Village Community Center; 8/4/2015 6:30:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Every Day is a Picnic will include lawn games, music, fun and dinner. This event is for people of all ages with developmental disabilities. Pre-registration required; no walk-ins. Cost is $8 per person, no charge for caregiver. Deadline to register is July 30. Call 248.424.7081 or adaptive@oakgov.com for more information.
White Lake Oaks Golf Course; 9/18/2015 9:30:00 AMAdaptive Recreation
Nine-Hole Modified Scramble by ability. Each player hits and the ball is moved to best location. Event includes nine holes and lunch.
Southfield Civic Center; 10/27/2015 6:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Dinner, dancing and trick-or-treat. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $8 per person.
White Lake Oaks Golf Course; 11/4/2015 6:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Dinner, music, dancing and walk around entertainment. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $14 per person; caregivers pay the same price.
Novi Parks and Recreation, 45175 West 10 Mile Road, Novi, MI 48375; 11/20/2015 6:30:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Dinner, music and dancing. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $8 per person.
Waterford CIA, 5640 Williams Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48329; 12/9/2015 6:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Dinner, dancing and visit with Santa. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $10 per participant.
Lathrup Village Community Center, 27400 Southfield Road, Lathrup Village, MI 48076; 12/29/2015 4:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Dinner, dancing and countdown. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $10 per person.
Lathrup Village Community Center, 27400 Southfield Road, Lathrup Village, MI 48076; 12/29/2015 7:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation
Dinner, dancing and countdown. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $10 per person.
Waterford Oaks Activity Center, 2800 Watkins Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328; 12/30/2015 6:00:00 PMAdaptive Recreation

Dinner, dancing and countdown. For individuals 18 and older with developmental disabilities. Cost is $10 per person.

 Adaptive Discounts

Adaptive Discounts

For individuals with permanent physical disabilities or cognitive impairments

Oakland County Parks provides recreational opportunities for all abilities. 

248-424-7077
DoreyS@OakGov.com

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