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Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB) provides the thrill, freedom, and therapeutic value of sailing for anyone with a disability, recovering warriors, and youth from at-risk communities.

HCHD created 1-Mile Howard County Park Walking & Moving Maps in collaboration with HC Dept. of Recreation and Parks in August 2021.

 “Play-for-all” playground encourages children of all ability levels to play together while accommodating cognitive, communicative, social/emotional and sensory disabilities.

People with disabilities interested in visiting national parks can benefit from the America the Beautiful Access Pass, a free, lifetime pass that is available to U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States that have been medically determined to have a permanent disability (does not have to be a 100% disability).

National Sports Center for the Disabled helps people with disabilities feel powerful, vibrant and full of life by offering tons of opportunities to embrace the great outdoors as a welcoming, exhilarating playground.

Therapeutic Recreation (TR) programs and services are designed to meet the needs of individuals with disabilities, enhance quality of life, and develop leisure and recreation skills such as socialization, decision making, independent life skills, self-confidence, and self-esteem.

Adapted Sports Program helps you get back to living after a stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputation or other chronic condition that creates physical limitation

SMGA golf clinics are designed for wounded and injured servicemen and women who are during their recovery and transition from hospital to home-life or back to active duty.

Individuals with balance impairments, and those with osteoporosis, an effective fall prevention program can decrease the occurrence of serious injuries such as hip fractures, head injuries, and other complications due to falls.

Senior Corner presents several basic balance exercises, along with variations and progressions.

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