Special Recreation

Oak Brook Park District partners with Gateway Special Recreation to provide inclusive services for families requiring special accommodations. Please feel free to contact ADA Compliance Officer Mike Contreras at 630-645-9527 for more information regarding inclusion services. 


About Gateway Special Recreation Association

Gateway SRA provides programs/services for children and adults with disabilities. Gateway provides services for the park districts in Burr Ridge, City of Countryside, Elmhurst, Oak Brook, Pleasant Dale, York Center, Westchester, and the Villages of Hinsdale and Willowbrook. These organizations pooled their resources to contract Ray Graham Association for People with Disabilities to provide programs and services to individuals with disabilities in their communities. Over 300 individuals are served annually through recreational activities, including music, drama, sports, arts and crafts, social activities, and special events.

Programs offered by Gateway include: Swimming, Special Olympics Sports Sports, Tournaments, Bowling, Fitness Class, Music & Drama, Health & Wellness Club, Tuesday Travelers Social Club, Teen & Young Adult Social Clubs, Adult Social Club, Weekend Warriors, Candlelight Celebration, Sibshop for siblings of children with a disability, Plays, Musicals, and Theatre.

Visit Gateway's website for more information regarding their programs and services.