Is this playground going to be designed only for kids who use wheelchairs in mind?
Q – Is this playground going to be designed only for kids who use wheelchairs in mind?
A – No, the hope is to build the playground for children with all different types of disabilities.  Universally accessible playgrounds also include designs for children with autism, down syndrome, deafness, blindness, etc.
 
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Our Mission, Vision and Core Values

Vision Statement

To create opportunities that eliminate boundaries to spontaneous play and no child is forced to “leave their legs behind.”

Mission Statement

To create a Universally-Accessible Playground in the Pikes Peak Region where children play and differences disappear.

Core Values

We Believe:

  • Colorado Springs has the opportunity to be a national leader for social change that embraces those with disabilities.
  • That every child, regardless of ability, has the right to spontaneous play.
  • There is an opportunity to enhance socialization between disabled and able-bodied children.
  • All children should be able to share common development experiences.