|Author: Krisi Brackett MS SLP/CCC
Boundless Playgrounds is a non-profit organization that works with communities to develop accessible playgrounds. The organization's goal is to give children with physical, sensory, and/or developmental disabilities a chance to experience the joy and fun of a playground. While not a playground equipment manufacturer, the organization does provide a wide range of consultant services as well as fundraising ideas. This website provides more specific information about their services, current projects, news, and information on how to get involved.
An online primer on playground safety from KidsHealth a project of The Nemours Foundation, dedicated to improving the health and spirit of children. ?
Adapted from the National Program for Playground Safety, this handout from the Center for Children with Special Needs lists things to look for when considering how safe a playground is for a child with special needs.