US Paralympics

DAV TN Paralympics

The DAV TN has started a new program at the Northport VA Medical Center for our Disabled Veterans, the Paralympics and the Adaptive Sports Clinic. U.S. Paralympics, a division of the U.S. Olympic Committee, is dedicated to becoming the world leader in the Paralympic sports movement and promoting excellence in the lives of people with physical disabilities. 

Since its formation in 2001, U.S. Paralympics has been inspiring Americans to achieve their dreams.  Through education, sports programs and partnerships with community organizations, medical facilities and government agencies, U.S. Paralympics is making a difference in the lives of thousands of physically disabled people every day.

The DAV TN has partnered with the U.S. Paralympics and the VA to bring this program to the Northport VA Medical Center.This Program has been very successful.

 

The Sporting Activities include:

Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Soccer, Adaptive Archery, Golf with the use of Solorider Cart, Tandem Biking for Blind and Low Vision Veterans, Goalball for Blind and Low Vision Veterans, Acoustic Biathlon Rifle, Martial Arts and Yoga.


Please Help Support these Programs, We are a 501C3 federally chartered Veterans Organization. 100% of all funds go towards Veteran Programs.

Disabled American Veterans TN
79 Middleville Road, Bldg. 9 Room 116
Northport, NY 11768