The National Sports Center for the Disabled (NSCD) provides adaptive sports and recreational programs for people with disabilities of any age and any ability.
Established in 1970, NSCD and has grown to be one of the largest, premier therapeutic recreation agencies in the world. Each year NSCD serves 3,000 children and adults with disabilities who partake in the more than 25 sports and recreational programs, from snow skiing and kayaking to playing lacrosse and soccer.
NSCD staff and volunteers teach individuals with any physical, cognitive, emotional, or behavioral diagnosis. Its staff is 50 strong and 36 are specially trained running programs in Denver and throughout Winter Park and Grand County. Children and adults learn sports at the state-of-the-art 2,100 square-foot adaptive equipment lab in Winter Park.
Volunteers are key to NSCD, in fact more than 1,300 trained volunteers dedicate countless hours to helping people with a disability to ski, snowboard, play team sports and achieve their personal best. NSCD hosts several fundraising events throughout the year.
For more information about the National Sports Center for the Disabled or NSCD, visit www.nscd.org or like us on Facebook & Twitter for updates about our programs and athletes.
Email: info [at] nscd [dot] org
Category: Snow Sports, Watersports, racing, on water sports, ext.