Fun Activities for those with Special Needs

Fun Programs Abound for Keiki to Kupuna with Special Needs

Did you know you people with disabilities can enjoy and access our beautiful island and beaches?
All terrain wheelchairs are available at selected beaches on Kauai.
Contact the County of Kauai, Department of Parks and Recreation
for further information at (808) 241-4460.

(KORE) Kauai Ocean Recreation Experience allows people with special needs once a month to enjoy the ocean with the help of trained staff. KORE meets next to the pavilion in Hanalei. For more information call 808-651-6416 or visit

Kauaʻi Inclusive Playground has been built at Lydgate Park and is fully accessible for users of all ages and abilities. Now open with an estimated 7,500 square feet of play structures arranged for equitable play. The Playground features spaces for sensory relief, ramps for wheelchair access to play structures, swings with adaptive seats, and more.

Special Olympics Kauai provides people with intellectual disabilities continuing opportunities to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship. Email for more info.