Welcome to the Western DuPage Special Recreation Association
WDSRA provides fun, engaging recreational and social programs, trips, and special events for children, teens, and adults with special needs. Programs are structured to allow everyone to participate at their own ability level. Through WDSRA each individual has the opportunity to grow personally, connect with their community and discover their potential.The Western DuPage Special Recreation Association (WDSRA) is a cooperative extension of the Warrenville Park District. WDSRA offers a wide range of programs to reach a variety of interests. Over 1,500 annually!
The Development of individuals through recreation.
- Special Olympics
- Music and Dance
- Art and Drama
- Social Clubs
- Special Events
- Adaptive Sports
- Overnight Outings
- Weeklong Trips
- Much, much more!
Inclusion Services for Park District Programs
Inclusion services are designed to provide the least restrictive environment while providing the maximum opportunity to participate in regular park district programs. There is no charge for WDSRA’s support. To register for services, simply indicate that special accommodations are needed on the park district registration form. Two-week advance notice is requested for inclusion support.
Why Choose Special Recreation at WDSRA?
- All disabilities and ages welcome
- Safe learning environment
- Caring, dedicated, trained staff
- Offers opportunities to establish friendships and gain social independence
- Improves self-confidence
- Provides socialization opportunities
- High staff to child/adult ratio
- Programs that grow with your child
Volunteers & Part Time Staff
Volunteers & Part Time Staff are welcome. We are always looking for volunteers to assist in all of our programs and at our events. Hours are flexible. Training is provided.
No participant shall, on the basis of race, sex, creed, national origin or disability, be denied equal access to programs, activities, services or benefits, or be limited in the exercise of any right, privilege, advantage or opportunity. Contact our ADA Compliance Officer, Tim Reinbold at 3S260 Warren Ave., Warrenville, 630.393.7279.
WDSRA Mission: The development of individuals through recreation.
WDSRA Vision: Opening a world of untapped potential and a lifetime of possibilities.
The Western DuPage Special Recreation Association (WDSRA) is a cooperative extension of the Warrenville Park District.