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 Karen Spandikow at 630-645-9589 for more information regarding inclusion services. 

 

About Gateway 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, 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.