Click to Home
Go To Search
Special Needs Programs
The intent of the Special Needs Program is to expose children with special needs to a variety of activities  in a structured and patient environment. High school students serve as volunteers for mutual exposure which allows for community building between high school students and students with special needs.

If you are interested in participating in any of our upcoming programs, contact Leon Morton @ . Leon Morton serves in the Special Ed Parent Teacher Organization.

TRYCAN Program

’s Recreation Department has recently joined the local TryCAN Program! TryCAN is a collaboration of Berkeley Heights, New Providence, Summit and other nearby communities that offers a comprehensive array of recreation programs for children with special needs or those who need special accommodations.  No non-resident fees are involved and all are welcome.


Special Needs Soccer Clinic: (Spring 2016 coming soon)

Led by Coach Sharif, our professionally certified coaches, along with soccer playing volunteers, will teach athletic skills and play energetic soccer games with our students. We look forward to you joining us for five weeks of soccer fun!

every Saturday from 10/18 to 11/15 from 9:00am-10:00am
Tennis courts @ Maplecrest Park
$50 per participant

To register, go to or call the Recreation Department at (973) 763-4202.

574 Valley St.
Maplewood Township, NJ 07040
Hours of Operation 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Ph: (973) 762-8120