231 Palmetto St, Brooklyn, NY 11221 | (718) 497-6090
The Beacon Center of Arts and Leadership which ties to the Coalition for Hispanic Family Services (CHFS) is a not-for-profit community-based comprehensive family service agency located in New York City. They serve the North Brooklyn communities of Bushwick, Williamsburg and East New York and the Queens communities of Ridgewood, Elmhurst, and Corona. Over the years the agency’s services have expanded to include mental health, primary health care, after-school education, HIV/AIDS case management, youth and parent training, youth leadership development, fatherhood support, family support, homelessness prevention, and community service internships.
3006 Seven Lakes Dr., Bear Mountain, NY 10911 | 845-786-2701
According to the agency website: Bear Mountain State Park is situated in rugged mountains rising from the west bank of the Hudson River. The park features a large play field, shaded picnic groves, lake and river fishing access, a swimming pool, Trailside Museums and Zoo, hiking, biking and cross-country ski trails. An outdoor rink is open to ice skaters from late October through mid-March. The Perkins Memorial Tower atop Bear Mountain affords spectacular views of the park, the Hudson Highlands and Harriman State Park. Perkins Memorial Drive and Tower are open from April through late November, weather permitting.
512 East Trout Brook Road, Downsville, NY 13755 | (607)865-6989
According to DEC website: "Bear Spring Mountain is located in the western end of the Catskill Forest Preserve. The campgrounds beach, boat rental, and multi-use trail system offers fun for all ages. For the horse riding enthusiast, Spruce Grove camping and trail system is one of a kind facility in the Catskill region. This region is also known for its excellent hunting and fishing."
2111 South Salina Street, Syracuse, NY 13205 | (315)435-3395
According to the agency's website, "Beauchamp Branch provides traditional library materials for adults and children—books, magazines, videos, DVDs, audio books and music CDs. Public access computers with fast Internet connections and Microsoft Office are available on first-come, first-serve basis.
Scammell Street, Cortland, NY 13045 | Cortland Youth Bureau: (607) 753-3021
Beaudry park is located on Scammell St. in the south end of Cortland, New York. The park is open from 6:00 am until 10:30 pm daily. The park features a small sheltered picnic area, a playground, a wading pool, a couple baseball fields, and 2 basketball courts. The park also has an indoor facility where visitors can play pool, table tennis, and fooseball. Admission is free.
2136 W. Oakfield Rd., Grand Island, NY 14072 | 716-773-3271
According to Park Website: Beaver Island State Park is located at the south end of Grand Island in the upper Niagara River. The 950 acre park has a half-mile sandy beach for swimming, adjacent 80 slip marina with both seasonal and transient boat slips, fishing access, car-top boat launch, multiple canoe/kayak launches, bike and nature trails, nature center, playgrounds, picnic areas, athletic fields, horseshoe pits, an 18 hole championship disc golf course, an 18-hole championship golf course. Also located in the park is the River Lea house and musuem, home to the Grand Island Historical Society and built by William Cleveland Allen, cousin to Grover Cleveland who visited the family farm on several occasions. In winter, visitors can snowmobile by permit, cross-country ski, snowshoe, sled or ice fish. Water fowl hunting is allowed in season by permit. Beaver Island Clubhouse has banquet and catering facilities.
8477 East Mud Lake Road, Baldwinsville, NY 13027 | (315) 638-2519
Beaver Lake Nature Center offers 650 acres land, including walking trails, a lake and an interpretive nature center. The center is open daily from 7:30am until dusk (or call for closing time). There is a $2 cost per vehicle and $15 for buses. A membership can be purchased for $24. Activities at the center include walking, snowshoeing, nature viewing, and special events and programs that are offered throughout the year. At this time, the boardwalk trail system is being updated with a possibility of adding a toe rail onto the stystem.
1610 Welch Road, North Java, NY 14113 | 585-457-3228
Beaver Meadows is a wonderful place to experience wildlife close up. With 380 acres of diverse and beautiful habitat, it has plenty to offer. From hiking and exploring the 8 miles of trails (Jenny Glen Boardwalk offers access for anyone with walkers or wheelchairs) researching a new hobby such as bird watching, wildlife photography or attending one of the many educational or environmental programs offered there is something for everyone. Offering Scout programs, seasonal adventures, special events and family walks, the staff is always engaging, knowledgeable and there to make your visit special. The Main Building offers exhibits, a gift shop and can be rented for family events such as birthdays, weddings, business meetings and much more. This is a fantastic place to spend a peaceful and inspiring day surrounded by natures beauty.
792 Berry Brook Road, Roscoe, NY 12776 | 845-439-4281
According to the DEC Website: "Beaverkill Campground is located on the famous Beaverkill trout fishing stream, which flows through the entire developed length of the site, roughly east to west. A historic covered bridge, originally constructed in 1865, spans the stream on the town road."
1680 Grey Friars Chase, Virginia Beach, VA 23456 | 757-385-0400
This neighborhood park is located off of Lynnhaven Parkway close to Rosemont Forrest Elementary School. There is on street parking but no curb cut.
9070 Route 86, Trumansburg, NY 14886 | (607)3879464
Bellwether strives to produce hand crafted artisanal ciders and lead the revival of an American tradition. The facility is designed for small scale production of ciders, as well as contributing to local small businesses through retail sales of crafts and food.
Southern State Parkway Exit 38, North Babylon, NY 11703 | (631)667-5055
According to the agency website: "Belmont Lake State Park, located in West Babylon is a 463-acre day use park bisected by Carll's Creek and Belmont Lake. The park, established in 1926 had been owned by August Belmont and served as farmland for some of Belmont's equestrian activities. Robert Moses chose this park to establish the regional headquarters for all state parks on Long Island in 1935, which serves the public today for region-wide permit sales, park administration and as headquarters for the New York State Park Police.
953 Danby Road, Ithaca, NY 14850 | (607) 274-3444
The Ben Light Gymnasium facility, with seating capacity for 2,600 spectators, is housed in the Laurence S. Hill Physical Education Center and was later named after former administrator Ben Light in action taken by the school’s board of trustees in February of 1968. Ben Light Gymnasium is home to Ithaca’s men’s and women’s basketball, gymnastics, volleyball and wrestling teams.
799 SW Columbia St, Bend, OR 97702 | (541) 389-7275
From the Bend Park & Recreation District website, "Bend Park & Recreation District maintains and operates more than 3,035+ acres of developed and undeveloped parkland. That includes 81 parks/open spaces and 70 miles of trail. We offer over 1,000 recreation programs for all ages and abilities throughout the area and at the Juniper Swim & Fitness Center, The Pavilion and the Bend Senior Center. We also hold several community events including the July 4th Festival & Pet Parade and Days of Play.
Route 67 , Walloomsac, NY 12090 | (518) 279-1155
According to the website: Bennington Battlefield State Historic Site is the location of a Revolutionary War battle between the British forces of General John Burgoyne and Colonel Friedrich Baum against the American forces under Brigadier General John Stark and Colonel Seth Warner. This battle was fought in August 1777 in a British effort to capture American storehouses in Bennington to restock their depleting provisions. The British forces had underestimated the strength of their enemy and most of their men were killed or taken prisoner while the Americans sustained smaller losses. The British surrendered on October 17, 1777, after two unsuccessful battles in Saratoga. Facilities at the site include game fields, 276 acres, interpretive panels, information room, and restrooms. - See more at: http://nysparks.com/historic-sites/12/details.aspx#sthash.KdampdNE.dpuf
629 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701 | (301) 662-3691
The Bernard W. Brown community center offers incredible opportunities to take classes in a wide variety of subjects as well as participate in activities with other members of the Frederick community. The center is linked with the Housing Authority of the City of Frederick and offers housing for members of the community who need it. The building itself was constructed in the 19th century and is not entirely accessible from the street, but it is not impossible to access all parts of the building. The center is dedicated to inclusion and diversity, offering many different opportunities for accessible recreation and socialization.
236 Commercial Street, Berwick, NS B0P 1E0 | 902-538-8068
Berwick Recreation serves the town of Berwick and the surrounding community. They currently have two full-time staff working out of a relatively new facility in the Town Hall (4 years old) and are developing programming to meet the needs of the community. The Recreation Coordinator, Taylor Boylan, and the Active Living Coordinator, Brittany Brydon, are both dedicated staff who support accessibility and inclusion in participation and programming. Currently, they have fitness classes for adults and seniors and their programming for children includes after school care and summer day camps.
745 S Allen Heights Dr, Allen, TX 75002 | 214-509-4100
Bethany Lakes Park is a public park offering a .5 paved walking trail, a fishing pond, two pavilions, a playground, and a clubhouse for rentals. The trail connects to the local neighborhood and the Joe Farmer Recreation Center.
47 Lyons Road, Selkirk, NY 12158 | (518)402-8920
Bethlehem Boat Launch is a gorgeous facility located within the Henry Hudson Town Park.
99 Quaker Meeting House Road, Farmingdale, NY 11735 | (516)249-0701
According to the agency website: "Bethpage State Park is best known for its five world-class golf courses, including the world-renowned Black Course which was the site of the U.S. Open Championship in 2002 and 2009. Visitors also flock to the park to use the park's picnic facilities, playing fields, tennis courts, bridle paths, hiking and biking trails and cross-county skiing trails.
4868 South Salina Street, Syracuse, NY 13205 | (315) 435-1940
According to its website, “Betts Branch is located in the Valley area of Syracuse. It provides material - in print, video, and audio formats - for information and recreation. In addition to fiction and nonfiction for adults, teenagers and children, Betts features Native American, local history, and quilting materials.
133 Davis Road, Westford, NY 12197 | (607)547-8662
According to the State Park website: "Perched atop a hill in Southern Otsego County, Betty and Wilbur Davis State Park provides spectacular views to the south and west. Nearly two thirds of the park is blanketed by a forest of hardwoods intermixed with smaller areas of conifer plantation. The remainder of this 229-acre property is occupied by gently rolling meadowlands and two ponds. The park, which is named for the generous New York couple who donated the land to the state, offers a variety of recreational opportunities. With expansive views and tranquil surroundings, Betty and Wilbur Davis State Park is a favorite among birdwatchers and other nature lovers.
600 William T Field Drive, Watertown, NY 13601 | (315)785-7775
Bicentennial Park is located in the Alex Duffy Fairgrounds. This is a wonderful play to enjoy nature and go for a picnic.
8408 Button Rd. , Cicero, NY 13039 | 315-698-0098
Big Don's is a family owned and operated outdoor family entertainment facility located off of Route 31 in Cicero, NY. During the summer they are open everyday, in the fall and spring they are open Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday with varying hours. They are closed during the winter. It is a great place to have a birthday party or other type of party and they are welcoming to groups. There is private space available for parties.
476 Maple Street, Big Flats, NY 14814 | 607-562-8443 x 303
Big Flats Community Center is a facility that is inviting to all ages and has many options for those interested in coming to the building. There are private rooms that can be booked for meetings and conferences as well as a multi-purpose room available for community events as well as private events. Youths-senior citizens use the facility and participate in their own activities as well as ones they put on themselves. It is a great place for people to get together for social events and encourages and all to come and meet others and get involved in the community.
3219 Whitehaven Rd., Grand Island, NY 14072 | 716-773-3270
According to Marina Website: Big Six Mile Creek State Park Marina is located in a protected inlet off of the upper Niagara River. This marina provides a boat launch for boating and world class fishing access, 134 seasonal boat slips, gasoline and oil sales, ice and pump out service. Seasonal slip vacancies are filled by a lottery every year.
39 Mount Snow Road, West Dover, VT 05356 | 1-800-889-4411
Ability Plus is a non-profit agency that operates at the ski areas Mount Snow, Attitash Mountain Resort, and Wildcat Mountain. Their mission is to offer increased access to athletic and recreation opportunities for person with physical and/or cognitive disabilities. They provide PSIA certified adaptive instructors and well-trained volunteers and strive to create programs that are specifically tailored to the individual participant.
5031 E. Washington St , Phoenix, AZ 85034 | (602) 386-4566
Ability360 Sports and Fitness Center is a 45,000 square foot facility that offers adaptive sports, outdoor recreation outings, aquatic programs, recreation therapy, and fitness programs to promote independence, health and overall well being of people of all ability types.
N/A, Rochester, NY | 585-314-2450
AbilitYoga is administered by Samu Raj, a certified yoga instructor, who was trained in Sonia Sumar's Yoga for the Special Child (R) program. She has completed the Sensory Integration Certification Program by USC/WPS, i.e., she is SIPT-certified (Sensory Integration and Praxis Tests). Samu has also taken numerous courses in both occupational therapy and yoga for individuals with differing needs, which have helped her to enhance her knowledge and skills. In addition, she has direct experiences with a family member in the Autism Spectrum, where she has witnessed the beneficial outcomes of practicing yoga in relieving stress, reducing anxiety, enhancing education potential, and improving overall well-being and quality of life.
S Salina St & E Adams St, Syracuse, NY 13202 | (315) 473-4330
Billings Park is a small downtown park bordered by S. Salina Street, E. Adams Street, and S. Warren Street. Bench seating is available along the concrete sidewalks that run through the park. Notable features include the Rock of Marne Monument and the Spanish War Memorial.