Facility Details

Carousel House

Recreation Facility

1701 Belmont Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19131

Erica Young

Phone: (215) 685 - 0160

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Email

Status: Open

Website

Description

Carousel House is dedicated to providing socialization, recreational and educational services to persons with disabilities who reside throughout thePhiladelphia area. It is the first of its kind in the United States sponsored by a municipality. The year-round program is conducted within a 6.4 acre indoor and outdoor complex which includes a picnic area, an accessible garden, playground, and a fitness track. The state-of-the-art indoor facility, which is air-conditioned, includes an auditorium, meeting room, computer lab, gymnasium, exercise room with wheelchair accessible weight equipment, arts and crafts room, fully equipped kitchen, game room, first aid station and swimming pool with an adjustable floor.

Activities

Activity TypeActivity AgeMonths OfferedDays And Times Offered
Aquatics
YouthJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Oct, Nov, DecTuesday 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Aquatics
YouthJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Oct, NovThursday 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Art
AdultJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, DecWednesday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Basketball
Teen, AdultJan, Feb, Mar, Oct, Nov, DecMonday 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Basketball
Wheelchair Basketball
AdultMay, Jun, Jul, AugMonday 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Ceramics
Teen, Adult, SeniorJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, DecMonday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Dance
Line Dance
Teen, Adult, SeniorJan, Feb, Oct, Nov, DecMonday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Day Camps
Youth, Teen, AdultJul, AugMonday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Fitness
/track
Teen, AdultMar, Apr, MayWednesday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Meeting
Adults W/physical Disabilities Group
AdultJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov, DecMonday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Programs for People with Disabilties
Adults W/ Visual Impairments
AdultJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Oct, Nov, DecWednesday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Programs for People with Disabilties
Young Adults W/ Mental Disabilities
AdultJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Oct, Nov, DecTuesday 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Public / Open Programming
Movie Night
Teen, Adult, SeniorJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov, DecThursday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Sports Camps
Sports Camp
Teen, AdultAugMonday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM