Medicine Hat Adaptive Sport and Recreation - a chapter of the Paralympic Sports Association is an organization dedicated to enhancing the social, physical and mental health of children and adults with a disability through adapted recreational and sporting activities.
To provide recreational and sporting opportunities for individuals with a disability to Medicine Hat and surrounding area. To develop long lasting partnerships with organizations and communities that will increase awareness, opportunities and the quality of life for persons and families living with disabilities.
The core values of the Medicine Hat Adaptive Sport and Recreation include:
The acceptance of individual differences and abilities
The promotion of independence and understanding
The provision of opportunities for physical challenge and personal achievement
The fostering of a sense of community and companionship to enhance quality of Life