Physically Distant, Socially Connected

10/28/2020 1:30 p.m. EDT

Session Type:  Education Session (1 hour)

Track: Recreation and Sports Programming


This program is designed to inspire and educate park and recreation professionals during the time of COVID-19 on ways to connect through virtual recreation options serving youth and adults with disabilities. This session will show successful virtual recreation trends and strategies to plan for future shifts in an increasingly unpredictable time. We will look at creative solutions to combat barriers to technology access. Through sharing and visual displays, participants will leave with an array of ways to engage in a time of social isolation.



Kyle Bywater

Recreation Program Coordinator, ADAC, Seattle (Washington) Parks and Recreation


Savannah Seiple

Recreation Leader, Seattle (Washington) Parks and Recreation


Hannah Spaulding

Recreation Leader, CTRS/R, Seattle (Washington) Parks and Recreation

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