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Therapeutic Recreation  Email
Carroll County Department of Recreation and Parks

300 S. Center Street
Westminster, MD 21157-5366

410-386-2103 - voice
410-876-8284 - fax

Office HoursMon, Tue and Wed 9:30-2:30
Contact 1Deborah Gemmill
Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
410-386-2452 - voice
PurposeTo meet the recreational and leisure needs of the physically, mentally, and emotionally disabled populations of Carroll County.
ServicePROGRAMS FOR ADULTS: bowling, basketball, water therapy, Special Olympic track and field training, art programs, and Wild Ones for ages 26 and older. PROGRAMS FOR SENIORS: water therapy, recreational games, art and music therapy. PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN/YOUTH: bowling, swimming, summer day camp, art instruction, soccer, basketball, and Turtles preschool swim program. Seeks volunteers who are interested in working with children and adults with disabilities. Council membership consists of consumers, advocates, parents, and other provider-agency representatives. The council meets at 3 pm the third Tuesday of every other month (August, October, December, February, April, and June).
EligibilityServes persons 2 years old and older with disabilities.
FeesFees vary and scholarships are available.
Area ServedServes Carroll County.
SubjectsArt Therapy, Developmental Disabilities, Disabled - Recreation, Olympics - Senior/Special, Recreation - Councils, Senior Citizens - Recreation, Volunteers - Needed, Water Therapy
Last Updated27 November 2019