Columbus Recreation and Parks Department - Paralympic Sport Columbus

1111 E. Broad St.
Columbus, Ohio 43205


Club Description

The Columbus Recreation and Parks Department, Therapeutic Recreation, sponsors recreational activities that are modified to meet the needs of individuals with disabilities. Therapeutic Recreation enhances an individual's physical, social, and lifetime recreational interests in a broad spectrum of leisure experiences. Therapeutic Recreation welcomes and encourages everyone, including the non-disabled, to participate.

Primary Contact

Mary Beth Moore
Therapeutic Recreation Manager
mbmoore@columbus.gov
(614) 645-5648

Secondary Contact

Bill Martell
Co-Director
calmbear1941@yahoo.com
(614) 351-8188

Disability Groups Served

  • Amputee/Limb Deficiency
  • Cerebral Palsy/Brain Injury (Hypertonia, Ataxia, Athetosis, RoM)
  • Spinal Cord Injury/Spina Bifida (Impaired Muscle Power)
  • Visual Impairment

Organization Type

  • Paralympic Sport Club
  • Sport Program

Program Types Offered

  • Competitive
  • Recreational

Programs Open To

  • Adults
  • Veterans Active Duty Military Personnel
  • Youth

Programs Specific to Military Personnel & Veterans

  • No

Sports Offered

  • Boccia
  • Goalball
  • Power Soccer
  • Sled Hockey
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheelchair Softball