Adaptive Programs & Inclusion Support

Inclusion Support:

The Chaska Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Reach for Resources, celebrates the inclusion of all people. Reach for Resources provides inclusion facilitators for children and adults with disabilities who would like to participate in any of our Chaska Parks and Recreation programs. Registration for these programs is standard procedure online or at the Chaska Community Center front desk. For special needs questions and inclusion requests, please contact Joan at (952) 227-7760 or jseedorf@chaskamn.com to discuss the needs for yourself or your child. Please register and call early to allow for adequate time to process.

Adaptive & Unified Recreation:

Register today. 

ADAPTIVE GYM & SWIM

Spend time in the gym with sports equipment, mats, blocks, parachutes, and more before heading to the pool to swim. During this time, both the CCC gym and pool will be available to individuals with special needs and their families.
Dates: First Saturday of every month
(January 4, February 1, March 7, April 4)
Time: 10:30–11:30 a.m. Place: CCC Upper Gym
Time: 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Place: CCC Pool
Cost: Included in Membership for Members; Daily Admission Non-Member

Fantastic Fridays Ages 6 and Older
Time:
6:00-7:30pm
Cost: $15 per event, pre-registration required. Sign up for one event or all four. 
Register today. 

January 31: Football Frenzy
Wear your favorite team jersey and pass the ball with friends. Foam footballs will be used and belts/flags available for those who feel ready to try a short game. Cheering is a MUST during this football frenzy!

February 21: Team Relay Races
We’ll warm up on the CCC indoor track before heading to the gym for some friendly competitions. Our main goals — work together, communicate and HAVE FUN. Spoon Egg Race, Penguin Relay, Hula Hoop Pass and a Cake Walk are just a few of the activities we will try. We’ll wrap up the night with some open gym time for individual choice activities. A great opportunity to practice social skills and exercise at the same time. A snack will be provided at the end of the event.

March 13: March Madness Basketball
Basketball fan, or not, you will enjoy this event! Rotate between games of horse, pig or around the world. Everyone shoots, scores and wins a prize. Adapted hoops and lowered hoops available to make this a fun experience for everyone.

April 17: Birthday Party for All
“Happy Birthday to you! Happy Birthday to you! Happy Birthday dear EVERYONE, Happy Birthday to you!” Join us for a birthday party to celebrate ANYONE who has a birthday ANYTIME throughout the year. Presents, games and cake will make this a party you don’t want to miss.

ICONIC- Inclusive Communities Coalition

The goal of the Inclusive Communities Coalition is to build and strengthen a genuine inclusive community that embraces equal opportunities and a sense of belonging for people of all ages in Carver County.

www.iconic-services.org

Additional Adaptive Athletics Resources

TOPSoccer- A community-based soccer program that is designed to meet the needs of athletes ages 8 and older with physical and/or developmental disabilities. www.mnyouthsoccer.org/topsoccer

West Metro Miracle Athleticswww.westmetromiracleathletics.com