M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities in all programs and services.
Therapeutic Recreation Programs
Therapeutic Recreation (TR) programs are designed to meet the needs of individuals with disabilities and facilitate the development of leisure and recreation skills, socialization, independence, and overall quality of life. Programs are highly structured utilizing trained staff, adapted equipment, and activities accompanied by a high staff/participant ratio with small participant groups. Therapeutic Recreation programs are for Prince George’s County residents only.
Programs include, but are not limited to:
- Adapted aquatics, sports, and outdoor programs
- After School programs
- Art programs
- Fitness/Health and Wellness programs
- Healthy Minds, Healthy Bodies (Veterans)*
- Performing Arts Club*
- Special Events
- Summer Day Camps
- Teen and Adult Social Clubs*
- Therapeutic Sensory Room
Find a therapeutic recreation class (there are a lot!!) or read more about our special programs below.
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission is dedicated to providing quality services and recreation programs that are inclusive and accessible to all patrons. The Commission will ensure compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 by taking all reasonable steps to remove barriers to participation in programs and services. The Commission is committed to maximizing program participation.