Category: Special Needs

The Arc of Vigo County

Posted on Aug 23 in Special Needs

A Few Facts About The Arc of Vigo County The Arc of Vigo County, Inc. (“Arc”) is a non-profit organization located at 11 Cherry St. in Terre Haute, IN 47807. The Arc’s telephone number is 812-232-4112, and the agency has also established toll free access at 800-786-4112. In addition, the Arc’s Fax Number is 812-232-3052 […]

Covered Bridge Special Education District

Posted on May 01 in Special Needs

The Covered Bridge Education District believes that each student has the right to an appropriate education.  Collaborative efforts among students, parents, staff, and communities prepare individuals to be contributing members of the community. 1320 Walnut St (812) 462-4364 Ext 205 Email:

Upward Basketball & Soccer for Challenger and typical developing children

Posted on May 01 in Special Needs

Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church at 11 North 36th St has Upward Sports that teaches both athletic skills and values for success on and off the playing field/court including sportsmanship, teamwork, integrity, and respect for authority.  Specifically designed for children in K-sixth grade, Upward Sports aim to bring out “the winner” in every child – […]

Challenger Baseball (Division of Terre Haute North Little League)

Posted on May 01 in Special Needs

The Challenger Division was established in 1989 as a separate division of Little League to enable boys and girls with physical and mental challenges, ages 5-18, or up to 22 if still enrolled in high school, to enjoy the game of baseball along with the millions of other children who participate in this sport worldwide. […]

Bright Hope Riders (BHR)

Posted on May 01 in Special Needs

Bright Hope Riders (BHR) is therapeutic riding program that exists to provide people who have special needs with professionally supervised opportunities to experience physical, mental and spiritual growth through personalized equestrian training in a safe environment.  They offer therapeutic riding, hippo therapy, equine psychotherapy and learning and driving.  Located at 6010 East Devonald Ave in Terre Haute. […]

Bridges of Indiana

Posted on Aug 10 in Special Needs

Bridges of Indiana Terre Haute Office 21 N 11th Street 812-478-0724 Mission Statement The mission of Bridges is to provide the services necessary to allow individuals with disabilities, with the support of their families and friends, to live, learn and work where they choose within the community. Please visit their website for more information and […]

Hatfield Hall-Performing Art Series

Posted on Jun 30 in Arts, Special Needs

  Hatfield Hall is dedicated to bringing the arts to everyone. 812-877-8544

City of Terre Haute Parks

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

City of Terre Haute Parks For more information please visit their website. 812-232-2727

Vigo County Parks

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

Vigo County Parks: For more information please visit their website. 812-462-3392

Clabber Girl

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

9th & Wabash Avenue Downtown Terre Haute (812) 232-9446 Bakeshop: M-F 6:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Sat 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Country Store & Museum: M-F 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Sat. 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Early American Kitchen, 19th Century Street Scene, Antique Indy 500 Race Car, Wheels in Motion *Free Admission* Culinary Courses-Cooking Demonstrations every Saturday in Demonstration […]

Vigo County Historical Musuem

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

1411 S. Sixth Street (812) 235-9717 Built in 1868 as the home of William H. Sage. Exhibits include Victorian Room settings, a Military Room, Country Store, 1900’s Pharmacy, Toy Shop, and School Room. A Coca-Cola Corridor commemorates Terre Haute as the birthplace of the famous contour Coke bottle. Hrs. Tues-Sun 1-4 pm;closed January. Free admission. […]

Terre Haute Bowling Center

Posted on Jun 30 in Recreation, Special Needs

Terre Haute Bowling Center is a beautiful 40 lanes center that has been family owned and operated since 1976. With state of the art technology and a professional, attentive staff, Terre Haute Bowling Center Name delivers the best bowling experience around. Hours of Operation Monday through Thursday | 9am – 11pm       Friday 9am – midnight  Saturday 10am – midnight   Sunday | 10am […]

Happiness Bag of Terre Haute

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

Happiness Bag, Incorporated is an independent, not for profit, United Way agency which provides recreational and educational programs and services to individuals with mental and/or physical disabilities in the Wabash Valley.  Happiness Bag, Incorporated is organized exclusively for charitable, educational, and recreational activities.  In general, the mission statement of Happiness Bag is as follows: Happiness […]

The Landing at Fort Harrison

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

The pool offers a relaxing atmosphere with good music and friendly staff.  With a 25 meter five lane pool, and zero depth entry, the pool is perfect for the avid swimmer, small children and is suitable for handicapped individuals. 3350 N 4th St Terre Haute, IN 47805 (812) 460-4000

Honey Creek Mall

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

US 41 South of I-70 (812) 232-4500 More than 90 stores and restaurants, including Sears, JC Penney Co., Macy’s and Elder-Beerman. Map It

Joe’s Airboat Rides

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

Joe’s Airboat Rides at Fairbanks Park Fairbanks Park South 1st & Dresser Drive 812-208-1901 Explore the Wabash River from a new angle. Learn the river’s history and its influence on Terre Haute and the Wabash Valley. Two 10-passenger boats: Freedom & Independence. Hearing protection and lifevests provided. 1/2 hour rides $15 per adult, $10 […]

Terre Haute Children’s Museum

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

All hallways, exhibits and restrooms are handicap accessible at THCM. Those requiring assistance or parents with strollers wishing to reach the second or third floors may use the elevator. Located at 727 Wabash Ave. Terre Haute In 47807 (812) 235-5548 Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. […]

Deming Park & Playground

Posted on Jun 30 in Special Needs

Deming Park offers a a modern, handicapped-accessible playground. For more information about Deming Park, or about the Terre Haute Park Department, call (812) 232-2727, or (812) 232-0147, or visit