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Program Details


Activities Offered
  • Basketball
Building Access
  • Meets ADA standards
  • Accessible areas of building: Locker Rooms; Shower Facilities; Parking Area; Ramps; Front Desk/Reception Area;

Staff Training and Certification
  • Staff Training: Adapted Phys Ed/Therapeutic Rec.

Participants Served
  • Age range of participants: 6 to 18

Membership Fees
  • Fee to participate in the Program : Yes

  • Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes

  • Transportation Provided by the Program: Yes


WHAT'S YOUR GAME? Youth with physical disabilities are invited to join the Jr. Chariots team, offered in cooperation with the Rockford Chariots Wheelchair Athletic Association (RCWAA).

Participants will learn the basics of fundamental and intermediate levels of wheelchair basketball, while:

  • Learning problem solving skills
  • Developing leadership
  • Building self-confidence
  • Maintaining and increasing muscular strength, endurance, cardiovascular endurance, and flexibility
  • Most importantly, having FUN!!!!