Special Population Programs
S.P.O.R.T. is designed to provide children, teens, and adults with intellectual and physical impairments the opportunity to engage in meaningful recreational activities, enhance fine motor skills, and create lasting friendships in a safe and structured environment. S.P.O.R.T. is a year round program offering day camps in the summer and after school and after work programs throughout the school year. We also offer an adult day program for adults with impairments who are independently functioning. An assessment with the Recreation Therapist is required to evaluate new participants for all programs.
Adult Day Program
This program is designed for the adult with intellectual impairments who is independently functioning. Activities include physical fitness training, independence skill training, community service projects, arts and crafts, field trips, and life skill activities.
Monday - Friday from 11:00am - 2:00pm.
Elementary After School Program
This program is designed for the La Porte elementary aged participant with a mental or physical impairment who can function in a group setting independently. Activities include fine and gross motor activities, sports, and games.
Mondays & Wednesdays from 3:00pm - 5:00pm.
This program is offered to participants with intellectual impairments, ages 8 – adult. Participants compete in basketball, bocce, bowling, volleyball, softball, and track & field. This program is a co-op program with the La Porte I.S.D. (Ages 8 to graduation are under the LPISD; Adults are under the S.P.O.R.T. program).
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:00pm - 5:00pm.
Multiple week-long camps are offered throughout each summer. Please check back for updated information.