S.O.A.R. provides outdoor recreation and fitness that improves independent life skills for people with special needs.
S.O.A.R. participants develop life skills: self-concepts, critical thinking, independence, trust, communication, respect,
empowerment, and social integration.
By adventuring your way to independence, you will improve your health, life skills, discover your abilities, overcome fear, gain respect for yourself, others, the environment; and develop positive relationships with peers
and many different communities.
Our adventure activities, road trips and retreats build Independent Living Skills (that are required by law) such as, Housekeeping Management, Safety Skills, Food Management, Hygiene, Inter/Intra-personal Skills, Health, Community Resources, and (of course) Recreation.
Camping, hiking, stand up paddling, kayaking, rowing, river rafting, floating, surfing, snorkeling, ocean safety, fishing, backpacking, team building, challenge courses, team challenge events, zip lining, slack lining,
rock climbing, horseback riding, cycling, skiing, snowshoeing,
skating, paintballing, archery, yoga, swimming, and many others.
Our Road Trips focus on basic skills needed for camping outdoors in
all different seasons, participating in outdoor adventure activities,
learning how to plan, organize, equipment needed and how to use,
meal planning and cooking, safety, environmental awareness,
flora and fauna identification, and volunteering.
Relax, Renew, and Recreate during our all-inclusive guided adventure retreats at wilderness lodges, learning to cook and eat healthy meals, doing seasonal adventure activities, yoga/fitness, campfires
and lots of experiential education.
As a 501 c3 non-profit (82-3903393) we are looking for donors and raising funds to provide scholarships, equipment, transportation, and qualified staff to help support the growth of our program.
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If you or anyone you know would benefit from this program or you or anyone you know would like to donate, please contact us and/or join our email list for program updates: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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