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Special Needs and Adaptive Program

Special Needs Adaptive Program (SNAP)

The City of Mission Viejo is committed to providing successful recreational opportunities to individuals of all abilities! Look for our logo to identify specific programs that can help provide an inclusive experience today. 

To request an accommodation due to a disability or medical condition, include a written statement explaining the requested accommodation, and the City will endeavor to accommodate you. For more information or to make a request, contact RCS@cityofmissionviejo.org or 949-470-3062.

View our Adaptive Program Guide to see more local programming options.

Sensory Backpacks

Sensory backpacks are available for checkout! Each sensory backpack is a kit designed to accommodate different learning styles and address special sensory and development needs. They contain books, media, fidgets, and activities to help parents and children explore concepts like feelings, focus, and social skills.

Sensory Storytime

Ages 3 & up

An interactive and inclusive story time geared towards children with special needs. Held one Saturday a month at the Mission Viejo Library. Space is limited. Registration is required and available by emailing libraryprograms@cityofmissionviejo.org.

Wheelchair Adaptive Tennis Programs

The City of Mission Viejo will host bi-monthly free clinics for wheelchair and adaptive tennis players. For updates and registration information, call 949-859-4348 option 4.

ACEing Autism Tennis

ACEing Autism Tennis offers a free tennis clinic to children with autism. People interested in having their children participate or are interested in getting involved as a youth or adult volunteer should contact info@aceingautism.org or call 949-859-4348 option 4.

For information on Library access options, go to https://cityofmissionviejo.org/access.

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