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Therapeutic Recreation Summer 2019 Program Guide

Rockford Park District's Therapeutic Recreation Summer 2019 Program Guide is available free of charge at Park District Customer Service, facilities, and online.

The 32-page Guide covers offerings from April through August, 2019, including schedules and descriptions for a variety of social, recreational, life skills, cultural arts, and fitness activities/programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities.

Registration for summer 2019 programs opens April 15, 2019 at 8:30 am. online at (click My RPD), and at Customer Service locations: UW Health Sports Factory in downtown Rockford, and Carlson Ice Arena in Loves Park; registration forms are also included in the Guide. The Customer Service contact is 815-987-8800 (call or text).

Details on a variety of adapted equipment available from the Therapeutic Recreation Lending Closet are also included; an adapted golf cart is available for use with 48 hours advance notice. Inclusion services are also available, and are provided by well-trained therapeutic recreation staff who assess and provide the appropriate level of support needed by each participant to have a successful experience.

Rockford Park District is a member of the Northlands Association for Special Recreation (NASR), a cooperative partnership with Belvidere and Freeport park districts, and information about the bowling tournament planned for July, 14, 2019 for ages eight and older is shown in the Guide.

Information about the Park District's automated installment payment plan option and Help Me Play fee assistance program is also included.

Mike Costello