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					Examples of Resources: Local
            Organization                             Description                       Contacts
              Universities
- Texas Woman’s Uni.                         Aquatics program for children          twu.edu
- Uni. North Texas                           Gym based activity for children        unt.edu
Community Service Agencies
- Reata Rehabilitation (e.g., Therapeutic    Provides physical and                  reatarehab.org
Riding)                                      occupational therapy using horse
                                             movement as a treatment tool

               Hospitals
- Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital (e.g.,   Physical activity and rehabilitation   tsrhc.org
hospitals, rehab centers)                    services for children with
                                             orthopedic / neurological disorders
   Summer/Weekend Camps
 - Camp John Marc (e.g.,                     Organized outdoor activities to        campjohnmarc.org
summer/weekend camps)                        improve the quality of life of TX
                                             children with disabilities


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Examples of Resources: State

   Organization                  Description                            Contacts
Special Olympics       Provides year-round sports training       www.sotx.org
                       and athletic competition in a variety
                       of Olympic-type sports for persons 8
                       years of age and older who are
                       intellectually disabled.

Challenged             Outdoor activities for individuals with   challengedsportsmen.org
                       physical disabilities
Sportsmen of America




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Examples of Resources: National

    Organization                    Description                            Contacts
National Center on      The mission of the NCPAD is to promote        www.ncpad.org
                        substantial health benefits that can be
Physical Activity and   gained from participating in regular
Disability (NCPAD)      physical activity.

National                Resources and guidelines related to           aahperd.org, ncperid.org,
                        physical activity programming for             naspe.org, cec.org,
Organizations           individuals with disabilities                 aapar.org
List-serves and         Provides information about resources          pelinks4u.com
                        and guidelines related to physical activity   pecentral.com
webpages                programming for individuals with              aahperd.org/aapar
                        disabilities




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    “Continuing to Open the
      Advocacy Umbrella”
 Bob Arnhold, Slippery Rock University, PA
 Simon Driver, University of North Texas
 Sam Hodge, Ohio State University
 Scott Pedersen, University of Tasmania, (AUS)
 Kristi Roth, University of Wisconsin–Stevens
  Point
 Deb Shapiro, Georgia State University
 Laurie Zittel, Northern Illinois University

            http://www.ncperid.org
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