SPORT

Special Populations Organized Recreation Therapy (SPORT)
SPORT is designed to provide children, teens, and adults with mental and physical impairments the opportunity to engage in meaningful recreational activities, enhance fine and gross motor skills, and create lasting friendships in a safe and structured environment.
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Program Offerings


SPORT is a year-round program offering day camps in the summer, as well as after-school and after-work programs throughout the school year. We also offer an adult day program for adults with impairments who are independently functioning.

Assessment


An assessment with the Recreation Therapist is required to evaluate new participants for all programs.

2017 Special Olympics Fall Classic


La Porte Special Olympics will be traveling to College Station to compete in the 2017 Fall Classic. We will be taking our athletes to compete in the sport of bocce.
Where: College Station Veterans Park in College Station
Date: October 12th and 13th
Time: 9:00AM-5:00PM


Area 22 Volleyball Competition


La Porte Special Olympics will be competing in the 2017 Area 22 Volleyball Competition.
Where: Texas City High School in Texas City
Date: November 4th
Time: 8:00AM-5:00PM


Area 22 Bowling Competition


La Porte Special Olympics will be competing in the 2017 Area 22 Bowling Competition.
Where: AMF Alpha Lanes in Webster
Date: December 2nd
Time: TBA

Annual Christmas Program


We will be having our annual Christmas Program at the Special Programs Center in La Porte. The event will be full of music, poems, and skits by the participants of our program. Dinner will follow.
Where: Special Programs Center in La Porte
Date: December 14th
Time: 6:30PM