Resources

Greater Cleveland Adaptive / Inclusive

Recreational Resources

Abilities First
http://www.abilities1st.com/therapy-services

Achievement Center For Children
http://www.achievementcenters.org/

ADA Cleveland
http://www.adacleveland.org/

Adaptive Driving Program
http://www.metrohealth.org/driver-rehab

Art Therapy Studio – Cleveland
http://www.arttherapystudio.org/new/

ASPO, Paralympic Sport Northern Ohio
http://adaptivesportsohio.org/

Beck Center For the Art
http://www.beckcenter.org/what-we-do/arts-education/creative-arts-therapies/

Blue Ribbon Adapted Recreation Solon
http://www.solonohio.org/793/Blue-Ribbon-Adapted-Recreation-Programmi

Center for Arts-inspired learning
https://arts-inspiredlearning.org/

Challenger Baseball
http://tshq.bluesombrero.com/neochallenger

Cleveland Metroparks Outdoor Recreation
https://clevelandmetroparks.com/parks/visit/activities

Cleveland Rock Gym
http://www.clevelandrockgym.com/

Cleveland Sight Center
http://www.clevelandsightcenter.org/events-activities/recreation

Courage to Connect
http://www.couragetoconnectcle.org/

Connecting For Kids
https://www.connectingforkids.org/

Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities
http://www.cuyahogabdd.org/en-US/Services-Support.aspx

Cuyahoga Valley National Park
https://www.nps.gov/cuva/planyourvisit/accessibility.htm

Dancing Wheels
http://dancingwheels.org/

Empower Sports
http://www.empowersports.org/

Friendship Circle
http://www.friendscleveland.com/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/934297

Lake Metro Parks Recreation
http://www.lakemetroparks.com/parks-trails

LEAP- Quantum LEAP Recreation
http://www.leapinfo.org/home-community/recreation

Lorain County Metroparks
http://www.metroparks.cc/

Maximum Accessible Housing Ohio (MAHO) (rental units):
http://www.maxhousing.org

New Avenues to Independence
http://www.newavenues.net/featured/category-865ca542-2c72-4d1a-adac-56061f573562.aspx

Ohio Sled Hockey
https://www.thechiller.com/?pageName=page&pageid=48

Ohio & Erie Canalway
http://www.ohioanderiecanalway.com/

Ohio Medicaid (healthcare, home and community-based waiver information)
http://medicaid.ohio.gov/FOR-OHIOANS/Programs/HCBS-Services

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) Bureau for Vocational Rehabilitation (BVR) (services that help with transition to work or college):
http://ood.ohio.gov/Core-Services/BVR

Paralyzed Veterans of America – Buckeye Chapter
http://www.buckeyepva.org/

Paratransit/RTA
http://www.riderta.com/paratransit

Rec2Connect
http://www.rec2connect.com/

Recreation Unlimited
http://www.recreationunlimited.org/

Rising Star Learning Center
http://www.gorisingstar.org/

Special Olympics – Cleveland Chapter
http://www.sooh.org/

Spire Institute
https://www.spireinstitute.org/

SOAR- Sports Opportunities & Active Recreation
https://directory.redtreehouse.org/OrganizationDetails.aspx?dg=6db3c82935e546719f93527899ee75fe

Social Security Administration/Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
https://www.ssa.gov/benefits/ssi/

STABLE Account (savings and investment account that doesn’t impact benefits)
https://www.stableaccount.com/

United Cerebral Palsy Of Greater Cleveland
https://www.ucpcleveland.org/2012/06/01/family-resources-for-recreation/

YMCA
http://www.akronymca.org/gotcamp/
http://www.clevelandymca.org/
http://www.clevelandymca.org/lakewood.html

Youth Challenge, Paralympic Sport Cleveland
http://www.youthchallengesports.com/Main/Home.aspx

3 Trackers of Ohio
http://www.3trackers.org/

Colleges and the application process:

Cleveland State University:  https://www.csuohio.edu/admissions/admissions
Cuyahoga Community College: http://www.tri-c.edu/get-started/index.html
Lakeland Community College:  http://www.lakelandcc.edu/web/about/future-student
Lorain Community College:  https://www.lorainccc.edu/getting-started/
Government financial aid general application: https://fafsa.ed.gov/
How to file a FAFSA application:  /How to Fill Out the FAFSA Step by Step | CollegeXpress
Scholarship information: http://www.fastweb.com/