Guide for New Families

Your life is about to change!

New Family Guide 2017-08-31T14:07:06+00:00

Welcome to the Western DuPage Special Recreation Association!
Bienvenido a la Asociación de Recreación Especial de Dupage Occidental!

What is Special Recreation?

Special recreation at WDSRA brings you fun, exciting programs put together by expert staff dedicated to making sure every experience is a positive one. You get creative, innovative programming with opportunities to create social groups and make friends.

WDSRA has programs from as young as 3 years old to well into the senior years of life. There is something for every interest including: competitive and recreational athletics, Special Olympics, adaptive sports, music, dance, art, theater, social clubs, camps, trips, special events and more!

Learn more about WDSRA. Hear why one parent calls WDSRA ‘exceptional and rare!’

Call 630-681-0962 to speak with our Outreach Manager today!

New to Special Recreation or to WDSRA?

We are here to help! Our Outreach Team can provide information about your options, explain the process and answer any questions along the way such as:

  • Is special recreation right for my child/participant?
  • Are there programs that fit the needs of my child/participant?
  • Will there be peers similar to my child/participant in this program?
  • How will this impact my family?
  • And more!

For More Information

Seasonal Program Brochure

The fun starts here! Choose from the following:  adaptive sports, athletics, camps, cultural arts, mental health programs, adult day programs, special events, social clubs, special events and trips.

Click Here To Download

 

Registration Guide

Set up your online account! It’s as easy as 1-2-3.

Click Here To View

FAQ & Additional Resources

With your very first call, Outreach will perform an intake so that we can guide you in the right direction for your child’s specific needs and goals.

We can walk you through the registration progress, let you know what to expect at each step, and introduce you to the program staff.

We will explain all the forms to you.

We can help with scholarship applications as well as resources outside of WDSRA that might provide financial assistance.

Outreach can suggest services to help meet your transportation needs.

Are you an organization looking for support for your clients?

Contact us to see how WDSRA can be of service. We are available to speak with new families to provide information about the options available for recreation services with WDSRA and local park districts, explain all the forms and processes, and answer questions along the way.

Contact Us

For more information call 630-681-0962.  Email: info@wdsra.com
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