Adaptive Services

Adaptive Services provides fun, safe and meaningful social and recreational opportunities for participants with neuro and physical diversities. Using art, dance, music, life skills, recreation, and sports, the team provides opportunities to grow physically, emotionally, cognitively and socially.

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Join Adaptive Services

  • Step 1: Sign uplinks to external site for activity.
  • Step 2: Fill out Adaptive Services Form (PDF).
  • Step 3: If you're looking to participate in our Special Olympics Bobcats team, fill out Special Olympics Medical Form (PDF).
  • Step 4: If you have any further questions, contact Adaptive Services via phone or email.

Social and Recreation Programs

Adaptive Services hosts fun activities for people with neuro and physical diversities that promote socialization and life skills.

Upcoming Events and Programs
Date Time Day Class
29-Sept 6-7:30 p.m. Friday Baking: Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins
7-Oct 6-8 p.m. Saturday October "Monster Mash Dance"
9-Oct 5:30-7:15 p.m. Monday Martial Arts Fitness
10-Oct 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday October Guys Night

Scottsdale Bobcats
Special Olympics Sports

The Scottsdale Bobcats are the Special Olympics Arizona (SOAZ) Team representing the City of Scottsdale Adaptive Services.

SOAZ Seasons:

Fall Sports

  • Swimming (August - October)
  • Bocce (August - October)
  • Bowling (September - October)
  • Golf (September - December)
  • Soccer (October - December)

Winter Sports

  • Basketball (January - March)
  • Flag Football (January - March)

Spring Sports

  • Powerlifting (February - May)
  • Track and Field (February - May)

Program Accommodations

Adaptive Services staff may be able to assist, accommodate and facilitate participation for participants with disabilities in mainstreamed Scottsdale Parks & Recreation, Human Services, Leisure Education, and Community Services programs. To request an accommodation, please register for your program of interest and contact Adaptive Services. After reviewing your request, an accommodation will be considered after an in-person assessment at the Adaptive Services Center.

Contact Information

Adaptive Services Center
8102 E. Jackrabbit Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
P: 480-312-2234
[email protected]
For TTY Users - Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact the Adaptive Services Office at 480-312-2234.
Reasonable Accommodations
Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation for access to all Adaptive Services programs by emailing [email protected]

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