Spicin' it up: Getting Involved in your Community

Being a part of a community does not merely mean where you live; it includes being involved in the community and volunteering. There are many ways that people with disabilities, who have varying needs and abilities, can get involved and contribute to society.

THE BREAD AND BUTTER OF THIS SECTION:

All individuals play an important role in their communities and society. Regardless of one’s disability there are activities and community volunteering opportunities that all individuals can become involved. This involvement can be important for the community and for the growth and happiness of the participant. This section includes information on why community involvement is important, finding accessible opportunities, and how each individual can play an important role in their society.

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POWERPOINT

Recreation and Community Powerpoint
discusses becoming involved in your community, accessible activities, and travel

HANDOUTS

Recreation toolkit
presents information on accessible activities and travel