Northeast Passage - Paralympic Sport Southern New Hampshire

4 Library Way, Hewitt Hall
Durham, New Hampshire 03824


Club Description

The mission of Northeast Passage is to create an environment where individuals with disabilities can recreate with the same freedom of choice, quality of life, and independence as their non-disabled peers. Northeast Passage, founded in 1990, is a nationally recognized leader in the provision of innovative therapeutic recreation services. Northeast Passage delivers disability-related health promotion and adapted sports programs throughout New England. Northeast Passage is a program of the University of New Hampshire’s College of Health and Human Services.

Primary Contact

Jill Gravink
Executive Director
northeast.passage@unh.edu
603-862-0070

Secondary Contact

Bill Stewart
Program Leader
bill.stewart@unh.edu
603-862-0070

Disability Groups Served

  • Amputee/Limb Deficiency
  • Cerebral Palsy/Brain Injury (Hypertonia, Ataxia, Athetosis, RoM)
  • Short Stature (Growth Dysfunction)
  • 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

  • Yes

Sports Offered

  • Alpine Skiing
  • Archery
  • Boccia
  • Canoe Kayak
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Nordic Skiing
  • Power Soccer
  • Shooting
  • Sled Hockey
  • Water Skiing
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheelchair Rugby