SPECIAL POPULATIONS / INCLUSION IN RECREATION
The Parks & Recreation Department proudly offers programs for children and adults with disabilities to participate in regularly scheduled recreational activities. Please call the Parks and Recreation Department at 305.673.7730 for more information on other activities included in Inclusion In Recreation. North Shore Margaret M. Swett Social Clubfor Developmentally Disabled Adults
The North Shore Margaret M. Swett Social Club is celebrating 49 years of providing quality recreational / social programs for our community’s developmentally disabled population. Registered members meet on Saturdays from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at North Shore Park and attend weekly theme parties, field trips, banquets, dances, and special programs. The program is free, but there are fees charged for field trips. Call 305.861.3616 for program and special event information.
Beach Sand AccessThe City of Miami Beach offers manual "Beach Wheelchairs", to access beach sand for those who are mobility impaired, to enjoy our beautiful beaches. First come first serve basis. Drivers License or photo ID required. Beach Wheelchair Location: Ocean Rescue Headquarters (1001 Ocean Drive) and South Pointe Park (1 Washington Avenue). For more information please call 305.673.7000, ext. 7714.Bowling League Location: Scott Rakow Youth Center, 2700 Sheridan AvenueAges: 18+Please call 305.861.3616 for more information.Guild for the BlindLocation: 21st Recreation Center, 2100 Washington AvenueAges: 18+2nd Friday of every month; 12:00 pm - 2:30 pmPlease call 305.673.7784 for more information.Inclusion in RecreationThis program allows children with disabilities to participate in regularly scheduled recreational activities at the following locations: Flamingo Park (PAL), North Shore Park & Youth Center, Scott Rakow Youth Center and the 21st Street Recreation Center Teen Club. For more information please call 305.673.7730 for more information.