Recreational Programs

Summary

Our mission is to expand the capabilities, confidence, and quality of life for children and adults with disabilities by providing programs in dance, drama, creative writing, music, and visual art.

Location by County/County(ies) served
Crawford, Columbia, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk
Ages Served
Elementary School Age, Middle School Age, High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults
Summary

ConfiDANCE is a welcoming and inclusive dance program. Our goal is to provide people of diverse abilities a place to gain confidence, develop new skills, and build new relationships, through music and movement. We believe everyone should have a chance to dance!

Location by County/County(ies) served
Dane
Ages Served
3-5 years old, Elementary School Age, Middle School Age, High School Age
Summary

Athletes are the heart of Special Olympics. Our athletes are children and adults with intellectual disabilities from all around the world, with more than 9,000 in Wisconsin. They are finding success, joy and friendship as part of our global community. They’re also having lots of fun!

Location by County/County(ies) served
Crawford, Columbia, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk
Ages Served
3-5 years old, Elementary School Age, Middle School Age, High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults
Summary

Developed in 2008, the Rec Programs are for individuals with developmental disabilities that are 16+ years old. Rock & Green Rec gives each individual opportunities to have fun and increase their socialization, develop friendships, and stay active in their community.

Ages Served
High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults
Summary

Our Down To Box classes are adapted for individuals ages 16 and older with intellectual/developmental disabilities, such as Down syndrome and Autism. Our amazing instructors and volunteers provide 45 min high energy boxing and fitness classes, providing tools to gain skills in coordination, self-defense and physical fitness through boxing techniques. Always wanted to box? Here’s your chance… join us for a class and try us out! Classes are Tuesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm Interested? Questions? Call 608-425-0008 or Email nicolejackson@extremebodyshaping.com

Location by County/County(ies) served
Dane
Ages Served
High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults
Summary

Enhancing quality of life with accessible, year-round recreation and enrichment opportunities for all. Adapted Recreation program at https://www.mscr.org/our-programs/adapted-recreation. Inclusion services at https://www.mscr.org/registration/inclusion-services.

Location by County/County(ies) served
Dane
Ages Served
3-5 years old, Elementary School Age, Middle School Age, High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults
Summary

We provide support, education and advocacy to individuals with Autism, their families and the community in south central and south western WI.

Location by County/County(ies) served
Crawford, Columbia, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk
Ages Served
Birth – 2 years old, 3-5 years old, Elementary School Age, Middle School Age, High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults
Summary

Using drones to develop social and employment skills for autistic individuals

Summary

The New Beginnings Club is a weekly social program for adults with disabilities! Join us at Neighborhood House every Friday (starting 2/18/22) from 10 AM-12 PM for food, fun, games, and activities!

Location by County/County(ies) served
Dane
Ages Served
18-21 years old, Adults
Summary

By providing high-quality private and group instruction to all ages, Monroe Street Arts Center is keeping the door open for a lifetime of creative expression and appreciation of the arts. MSAC is a welcoming, inclusive environment where we come together to learn, make, and share music and art. We cultivate a team of caring instructors who are first-rate artists and musicians, and create outlets for artistic expression through recitals, exhibits, and outreach opportunities.

Location by County/County(ies) served
Dane
Ages Served
3-5 years old, Elementary School Age, Middle School Age, High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults