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Coan Park Therapeutic Center

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Therapeutics/Special Needs

Coan Park Therapeutic Center 

The (TRS) Therapeutic Recreation Services program provides sports, recreation, leisure and outreach services to residents with mild to moderate physical, mental and emotional disabilities.  Services include therapeutic programs and adaptive sports opportunities which address the special needs of individuals with disabilities which have difficulties adapting and participating in recreational opportunities offered to the general public.

Afterschool All - Inclusive Therapeutic Center 

Coan Park Recreation Center provides an inclusive afterschool program for children between the ages of 5-17 with mild to moderate disabilities.  All new potential participants with special needs must go through the interview process before a decision is made as to whether or not they will be accepted into the program.  Please contact the center at (404)371-5008 for further information.

Therapeutic Summer Program

The summer program is offered during June-July primarily for children with special needs between the ages of 6-21 with mild to moderate disabilities.  An interview process must be completed before access is granted into the program.


Ages 5 – 12
Location: Coan Park
Dates: Aug. 12, 2019 – May 22, 2020
Days & Times: Mon. – Fri. | 2:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Registration Fees: Residents | $35.00 per week, Non-Residents | $110.00 per week

Ages 13 – 17 Dates: Aug. 12, 2019 – May 22, 2020*
Days & Times: Mon. – Fri. | 2:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Registration Fees: Residents | $35.00 per week, Non-Residents | $110.00 per week

[Ages 6 – 21]
Program Dates: Aug. 12, 2019 – May 22, 2020
Days & Hours: Monday – Friday | 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Registration Fees:
Residents | $35 per week
Non-Residents | $110 per week


Contact Information

City of Atlanta
Office of Recreation
233 Peachtree Street, NE, Suite 1700
Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Diallo Robertson
Facility Manager, Therapeutics
Tel: 404.371.5008
Fax: 404.546-9500


Andrea Arnold                               
Recreation Specialist, Therapeutics
Tel: 404-371-5008
Fax: 404.546-9500

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