City of Chattanooga, Parks & Recreation Therapeutic Recreation
The Therapeutic Recreation Division of the Chattanooga Parks and Recreation Department seeks to provide leisure and recreation opportunities for citizens of all abilities. We serve both youth and adults with physical, cognitive, and/or emotional disabilities. Through our programs, education and advocacy, individuals can build confidence, improve physical and cognitive abilities, expand support and social networks; and enhance overall quality of life.
Clarksville Parks and Recreation
To provide a variety of positive recreational experiences to enhance life values for individuals, families, and our diverse culture.
Memphis Rollin' Grizzlies
Since 2003, the Memphis Rollin' Grizzlies have led the effort in the Mid-South to raise awareness of wheelchair basketball; supporting rehabilitation programs, raising up youth athletes, and achieving success at every tournament.
Sports, Arts & Recreation of Chattanooga (SPARC)
Provide to people with disabilities an opportunity to experience sports, arts, and recreational activities in a setting in which they may participate; 2) To provide a frequent, natural, sports, arts, and recreation environment for people with disabilities for the purpose of producing positive psychological and therapeutic results.
Team River Runner Johnson City and TriCities area of NE Tennessee
Team River Runner (TRR), established in August 2004 by kayakers in the Washington, DC area, is a primarily volunteer non-profit organization run by a council of kayakers and overseen by a board of directors. TRR was initially established to help active duty military personnel wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan who were recovering at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. With the success there obvious and the opportunity elsewhere apparent, TRR expanded to other Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) chapter sites in 2007. TRR envisions a national network which creates innovative paddling programs designed to assist with the recovery of those injured while serving our country. Through paddle sports, TRR volunteers and partners provide local communities unique opportunities for the active, safe and positive support of healing service members and their families.
Tennessee Association of Blind Athletes (TNABA)
TNABA, Tennessee Association of Blind Athletes, is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides sports and recreational activities for blind or visually impaired men, women, and children of Tennessee.