Disability Resources

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Disability Resources provides barrier-free recreational and competitive opportunities for individuals with physical disabilities or visual impairments. Through a variety of activities, from adaptive sports, recreational outings to social gatherings and educational events, Disability Resources seeks to enhance the self-confidence, interactive skills and physical abilities of our program participants.

Join us on November 17th for a round-table discussion on resources for young adults and families who are looking for services in the Pioneer Valley.

Where: CHD Adult Day Care building, 63 Myron Street, West Springfield, MA 01089 (across from Ram Ambulance)

When: November 17th, 5:30 – 6:30

Who: Anyone who is interested in learning about services in the Pioneer Valley

Please RSVP by leaving a message with Nancy Bazanchuk at 413-788-9695 or e-mail nbazanchuk@chd.org to sign up so we know how many people to expect.

 

 

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Disability Resources is open to people of all skill levels and age groups, as well as friends and family! An annual membership fee of $35 gives members the opportunity to participate in year-round athletic programs and social outings including, wheelchair basketball, soccer, hockey, cycling, golf, swimming, movies, dinner, concerts and more. Equipment is available to borrow for a nominal fee, such as: hand-cycles, sport wheelchairs, bi-ski, mono-skis, and bowling equipment. Members receive reduced rates on activities, special events and equipment loans, as well as a subscription to the monthly newsletter.

Information, Referral, and Library Services

Disability Resources has information on a network of agencies and services throughout the Pioneer Valley. Our staff can answer questions, provide phone numbers and addresses, and offer direction and support on issues relevant to individuals with disabilities and their families. We also have a resource library made up of books and videos on a wide variety of topics.

Community Presentations

Whether addressing school children or business professionals, our presentations are designed to address questions, concerns and ideas about physical disabilities. Adapted play, such as wheelchair soccer, can also be incorporated to increase understanding and fun!

Call Disability Resources

Office phone: (413) 788-9695 or Nancy’s Cell phone: (413) 221-9532

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Mailing Address:

CHD – Disability Resources

332 Birnie Avenue

Springfield, MA 01107