Together We Play: Family YMCA of Black Hawk County, Iowa
The Together We Play (TWP) program has developed an integrative approach to provide recreation serves in the local community. Together We Play is an inclusion program and partnership led by the YMCA. Their mission is to 'ensure children and youth with and without disabilities the same recreational, educational, and social opportunities by providing means to connect people to existing community resources and not duplicate services.' (Scholl, Smith, & Davidson, 2005). Together We Play works as a catalyst to build relationships between families with children who have disabilities and agencies that provide recreational programs for the local community.