Special Programs

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The ARC Canteen

All area teens and adults with intellectual and other developmental disabilities are invited to attend this bi-monthly social and recreational program. Each meeting will include a theme such as dances, picnics, games, crafts, and snack time. Please bring snacks that reflect the special dietary needs of the participants. 

For additional information on the ARC Canteen program call 540-433-2474.

Interested in volunteering? Review the below volunteer information for details.

PDF[70KB] Volunteer Information


Wheelchair Activities

The Harrisonburg Cardinals are a wheelchair basketball team competing in the Capital Conference of the National Wheelchair Basketball Association.  The team offers an opportunity for individuals in our area with spinal cord injuries or other permanent lower limb disabilities to have a competitive, recreational outlet.  The team consists of individuals from the Harrisonburg/Rockingham/Augusta area.  This program is run through a joint effort between the Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation and the Mid-Atlantic Wheelchair Athletic Association, both of which are tax-exempt, non-profit organizations.  For additional information on this program, contact Tim Moubray (coach) at tmoubray@orangecountyva.gov.