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    Recreational Activities in Beaver and Westmoreland Counties

    Beaver County

    Recreational Activities in Beaver County

    ACHIEVA in Beaver County offers a variety of activities for children, teens and adults with developmental disabilities. This exciting recreational program offers fun and opportunities for people to socialize with low participation fees - only $5 per activity! All activities and events are staffed by volunteers.

    Registration forms for each event must be received one week before the event. All participants must have completed and signed the Recreational Information form and a Recreation/Activity Permission form. You need to only complete one for all activities. Click here for the brochure.

    Parents, caregivers or staff are welcome to stay and socialize during the activities. However, if a person needs one-on-one or other specific assistance, a staff person or a family member must stay with the person during the event.

    Please contact Karen Vodenichar at The Arc of Beaver office at (724) 775-1602 x10 or via email: kvodenichar@achieva.info to register for activities, receive forms or with questions.

    Day Camp in Beaver County

    Day Camp is a summer recreational camp available to school age children with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The camp runs Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. and is based out of Brady's Run Park.

    Swimming, crafts, hiking, fishing and other outdoor activities are provided.  Transportation services are available for children living at home with their families in Beaver County.

    Click here for the Day Camp Information form.

    Please contact Karen Vodenichar at The Arc of Beaver office at (724) 775-1602 x10 or via email: kvodenichar@achieva.info to request a brochure, receive forms or with questions.

    Camp ACHIEVA Weekends for Beaver County

    Camp Weekends are offered September 2014  through June 2015 for individuals of all ages with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Locations vary from month to month and include Camp Fitch on the shores of Lake Erie, Camp Guyasuta in Pittsburgh, Oglebay in West Virginia, Raccoon and Moraine State Parks.

    Most weekends begin on Friday evening and end on Sunday afternoon. The cost of the two-night weekend is $212. Funding can be made by waiver, family support service (FSS) or private pay.

    A Camp ACHIEVA Registration form must be completed and received one month prior to attending a weekend. The form will be kept on file for future weekends.

    Click here for the Camp ACHIEVA Weekend Brochure and the Camp ACHIEVA Information form.

    Please contact Karen Vodenichar at The Arc of Beaver office at (724) 775-1602 x10 or via email: kvodenichar@achieva.info to request a brochure, receive forms or with questions.

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    Westmoreland County

    The Arc of Westmoreland is pleased to offer a variety of recreational activities for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities through the Home and Community Habilitation Program.

    Please contact Sheri Miller at The Arc of Westmoreland office at (724) 837-8159 x108 or via email: smiller@achieva.info to register for activities or with questions.

    Click here for the Westmoreland County Event Calendar