United States Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Adaptive Sports Program

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General Information
Description of ServiceThe United States Department of Veterans Affairs provides grants for adaptive sports opportunities for disabled Veterans and disabled service members of the Armed Forces. Adaptive sports are those sports that have been created or modified for persons with disabilities.

Special Events of the program include:
  • Creative Arts Festival,
  • Golden Age Games,
  • Summer Sports Clinic,
  • Training-Exposure-Experience (TEE) Tournament,
  • Valor Games,
  • Wheelchair Games,
  • Winter Sports Clinic.
For detailed information on these events, please visit website.

In addition to the programs above, Pennsylvania grant recipients are:

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
1 Morrow Way
Slippery Rock, PA 16057-1326
For: Therapeutic Equine

Two Top Mountain Adaptive Sports Foundation, Inc.
10914 Clay Lick Road
Mercersburg, PA 17236
For: Skiing, Snowboarding
Geographical AreaUnited States - includes all Pennsylvania counties: Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
Intake ProcedureVisit website for specific event requirements.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
GenderEither
EligibilityDisabled veterans and disabled service members of the Armed Forces.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 810 Vermont Avenue NW
Physical Site Address 2 NW
Physical Site City, State, Zip Washington, DC 20420
Mailing Address 1 810 Vermont Avenue NW
Main Phone 800-827-1000
Hotline Phone Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1) or text Get Help NOW to 838255
TDD Phone 800-829-4833
Service Location Email vacoadaptiveSP@va.gov
Web Address www.va.gov/adaptivesports
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Affiliated Program: United States Department of Veterans Affairs
This Service: United States Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Adaptive Sports Program
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adapted Sports/Games (PL-7000.3150-050)
Adults With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750.0025)
Disability Related Sports (PL-7000.3150)
Equestrian Therapy (RP-8000.1925)
Recreational Therapy (RP-8000.7400)
Therapeutic Camps (PL-6400.1500-850)
Therapeutic Exercise (LR-8400)
Veterans (YN-9000)
Wheelchair Sports (PL-7000.3150-950)