Disabled Sports USA's mentoring program pairs kids with adults to develop sports abilities and life skills
posted on February 9, 2009 - 5:24pm
Disabled Sports USA (DS/USA) will conduct its 2009 National Youth Sports Mentoring Program in 13 states during 2009. The program will match more than 200 youth with disabilities with mentors who will help them develop their sports abilities and skills they can use in everyday life.
Recreational activities serve numerous therapeutic purposes in our everyday lives. Renewing friendships at a baseball game or experiencing the pure enjoyment of communing with nature are but two examples of the benefits of leisure activities.