Sports and Therapeutic Recreation Instruction/Developmental
Education (STRIDE, INC)
STRIDE provides sports and recreation programs to children with any type
of disability. STRIDE provides all adaptive equipment, trained colunteers
and supervision to enable children to participate in various programs. STRIDE
eliminates most obstacles which interfere with participants in most other
programs. The students will be assisting in the instruction and education.
They also be will be assisting during special events such as the great Ski
Race. They will participate in fund raising, assisting in programs and event
planning some office work to observe and assist in Administrative aspects
of working with a volunteer run organization. The programs will include skiing,
camping, sailing, bowling, swimming, little league baseball, cross country
skiing, and snow boarding. The experience is appropriate for business administrative,
special education teaching, any education, psychology, community or public
service work, physical therapy, etc.
Person to contact : Mary Ellen Whitney, Debbie Ebersold
Phone number : 518 -598-1279
Sports and Therapeutic recreation Instruction /Developmental Education (STRIDE,
P.O. Box 778
Rensselaer, NY 12144
The recreation is accessible to people with physical disabilities.
The recreation is not located on a bus route.