SPECIAL NEEDS

At the Y, we strive to be inclusive and provide programs for all. Our special needs programs provide opportunities for fun and physical activity for youth, teens, and young adults with special needs. Whether it's yoga, Champions League, or a seasonal party - come join us for fun in a safe and encouraging environment!

Champions League

The TOWN NORTH FAMILY YMCA Champions League is a multi-sports league for individuals with special needs ages 7 to 25. We meet monthly to play a variety of different sports. Check out which sport we are playing this month!

January 20 2:00-3:30pm - Floor Hockey
February 17 2:00-3:30pm - My Martial Arts
March 17 2:00-3:30pm - Kickball
April 14 2:00-3:30pm - Soccer
May 19 2:00-3:30pm - Lawn Games or Flag Football

Each Champions league is free and open to the community.
30 spots open for each event. Remember to register ASAP!
Register at Member Services or contact Sarah Burr with any questions.

Special Needs Celebrations

Each year we host four parties for children with special needs and their families. Come celebrate Valentine's Day, Easter, Halloween, and Christmas with us! Upcoming parties:

Valentine's Day Party - February 9 5:00-6:30pm
Spring Party - May 19 2:00-3:30 

Each celebration is free and open to the community.
30 spots open for each event. Remember to register ASAP!
Register at Member Services of contact Sarah Burr with any questions.

 

Inclusion Family Dance - Dance for EveryBODY

Inclusion Family Dance is a new class for adaptive and typical families alike to join in a freestyle dance program. Children between ages 5-7 will need to attend with a parent. Ages 7 and up are encouraged to participate with a family member. This class is free and open to the community, but please register with Member Services to reserve your spot.

 

Yoga for Children with Special Needs

Yoga can improve behavior and focus, increase strength, flexibility, balance, and promote self-regulation in children with special needs. Join us Saturdays from 12-1pm! The classes are free and open to the community. Each class is taught by a certified special needs yoga instructor. Space is limited, please contact Member Services to register!