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SCOPE: Special Needs Programs, Recreation Services

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Longmont Recreation Services presents SCOPE, a program for individuals with special needs that encourages all people of all abilities to participate in recreational programs and activities. The mission of SCOPE is to provide specialized support and recreational opportunities to people with disabilities and individuals with special needs. Our vision is to enrich lives and create experiences that are memorable, empowering, fun and safe for all participants. SCOPE encourages participation in all programs offered through the City of Longmont. If assistance is needed to accommodate your participation, please e-mail or call at (303) 651-8404. In order to ensure appropriate, safe and effective services, Longmont Recreation Services' staff may request a SCOPE assessment be completed and submitted prior to participation in any programs. Download SCOPE assessment. You do not need to download or complete the assessment unless requested to do so by staff.

Occasionally changes are made to programs after the brochure goes to print. Click here to see current class notices.

 

SCOPE: Supportive, Captivating & Original Programs & Experiences

To view details of these programs & more offerings, download the current Recreation Brochure Special Needs pages.

Fall Programs Winter Programs Spring Programs Summer Programs
Summer Special Needs Teen Camp Summer SCOPE Camp for Special Needs Adults

Fall Programs

Scope: Bowling - Longmont Recreation Services offers bowling for special needs participants designed to give each an opportunity to participate in this life long leisure activity. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Scope: Halloween Costume Party - Longmont Recreation Services offers a Halloween Costume Party full of dancing, fun, and a Halloween craft. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Scope: Theme Parties - Bring a favorite CD with your song on it, and sing along to your favorite tunes with Longmont Recreation Services' Scope parties. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Special Olympics Volleyball - Longmont Recreation Services offers special needs participants instruction and training for the Colorado Northeast Area Special Olympics Volleyball Competition.

Special Olympics Swimming Prep: swim lessons/ training to prepare for the Colorado Northeast Area Special Olympics Swimming Program competition season!For ages 8 years to Adult. Register online.

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Winter Programs

Scope: Bowling - Longmont Recreation Services offers bowling for special needs participants designed to give each an opportunity to participate in this life long leisure activity. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Longmont Recreation Services' SCOPE participant at Western Dance

Scope: Holiday Party - Longmont Recreation Services presents an evenings to enjoy the beautiful lights at Roosevelt Park, make some holiday crafts, decorate cookies, and more during the Holiday Party. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Scope: Themed Parties -Longmont Recreation Services offers Themed Parties for individuals with special needs. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Special Olympics Basketball - Longmont Recreation Services offers instruction and training for the Colorado Northeast Area Special Olympics Basketball Competition. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Special Olympics Swimming - Longmont Recreation Services offers its popular Special Olympics Swimming program that trains and competes in the Colorado Northeast Area Special Olympics Swimming Program. For ages 8 years to Adult. Register online.

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Spring Programs

Scope: Bowling - Longmont Recreation Services offers bowling for special needs participants designed to give each an opportunity to participate in this life long leisure activity. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Scope: Themed Parties -Longmont Recreation Services offers Themed Parties for individuals with special needs. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Special Olympics Track and Field - Longmont Recreation Services offers instruction and training for competition in the Colorado Northeast Area Special Olympics Track and Field Program.

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Summer Programs

Scope: Bowling - Longmont Recreation Services offers bowling for special needs participants designed to give each an opportunity to participate in this life long leisure activity. For ages 8 years to Adult.

Special Needs Softball - Longmont Recreation Services offers two softball programs to special needs participants based on their ability and their experience with Softball. Softball For All is a beginning level program for athletes who need more one-on-one assistance and is for ages 8 years and older. Unified Softball is a league in which athletes with developmental disabilities, who know the fundamentals of softball, play with non-disabled partners in a team situation. Unified Softball is for players ages 13 years to adult.

Summer Special Needs Teen Camp - Longmont Recreation Services provides an 8 week Summer Special Needs Teen Camp program for campers ages 13 to 17 years of age.

Summer SCOPE Camp - Longmont Recreation Services offers an 8 week Summer SCOPE Camp program for Special Needs Adults ages 18 and older.

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updated 10/03/2013 by web page author S. Dabney, (303) 774-4827

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