The following national organizations offer adaptive sports and recreational activities and/or information on these topics for people of many abilities.  In addition to providing a variety of opportunities for fun and social interaction, some of the listed organizations also offer support groups.  Most have local chapters, or they can provide referrals to other local organizations which offer similar activities.


Biking Athletes helping Athletes
Camping/Outdoor Activities American Camping Association
  Boy Scouts of America
  Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center
  Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (C.W. HOG)
  Girl Scouts of the USA
  SPLORE Accessible Outdoor Adventures
  VISIONS Vacation Camp for the Blind
  Voyageur Outward Bound School
  Wilderness Inquiry
  Wilderness on Wheels
Canoeing American Canoe Association
Dance American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD)
Flying Freedom's Wings International
General Sports Courage Center
  Disabled Sports USA
  National Ability Center (NAC)
  National Center on Accessibility
  National Center on Physical Activity & Disability
  Paralyzed Veterans of America
  US Association of Blind Athletes
  US Cerebral Palsy Athletic Association
Golf National Amputee Golf Association
  US Blind Golf Association
Rowing US Rowing Association
Scuba Handicapped Scuba Association
Shooting NRA Disabled Shooting Services
Skiing National Sports Center for the Disabled
  US Disabled Ski Team
Softball National Wheelchair Softball Association
Special Olympics Special Olympics International