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NEHSA seeks new Executive Director

NEHSA 2018 retirement notice from Tom Kersey New England Healing Sports Association Executive Director New England Healing Sports is one of the nation’s most highly respected, volunteer driven non-profits focusing on year round adaptive recreational sports and activities. Founded in 1974, NEHSA believes that people of all physical and cognitive abilities can participate in outdoor sports.  […]

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Some behind-the-scenes connection work

Last weekend, we had the pleasure of introducing a group of local hiking enthusiasts with the goal of expanding hiking accessibility in the DCR Fells Reservation. We’re looking forward to the work ahead! Many thanks to Ryan DeRoche, DCR’s Gillian & Jason, the Play Brigade’s Adaptive Hiking Team, and Friends of the Fells for their interest […]

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Mass Audubon releases Accessible Trails Manual – free!

Dear Friends, Mass Audubon (an Access Recreation Boston member organization) is pleased to announce the release of our Accessible Trails Guidelines Manual, a FREE comprehensive guidebook for developing and sustaining accessible interpreted trails. With this, we hope to share what we have learned with other organizations that seek to build nature trails for people of […]

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Boston Conservatory at Berklee Offers Music Programs for Individuals with Autism

Boston Conservatory at Berklee offers several music programs for individuals on the autism spectrum. See www.bostonconservatory.edu/autism for more information. These programs include – an Early Childhood, mommy-and-me style program for children ages 3-8 – private instrument lessons for individuals ages 9 to adult – the Inner Harmony Chorus for ensemble singing for all ages We […]

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Access Rec is heading to the Reel Abilities Film Fest!

Please join us for a special networking opportunity for everyone in the Access Rec community! We’ll be attending the following showing at the Reel Abilities Boston film festival and hosting an informal meet and greet as part of the show. Continue the conversations you started at our April 5th Conference! Endless Abilities Wednesday, April 13th, […]

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