UCF Adaptive Community

The goal of the UCF Adaptive Community is to provide individuals with acquired physical and cognitive disabilities an opportunity to meet others, explore hobbies, and engage in an interdisciplinary community.

The UCF Adaptive Community offers opportunities for participation in theater, music, and sports activities at no cost.

Aphasia Choir

    • Open to all community members with acquired speech and language difficulties
    • Participants will learn songs and perform a choir concert
    • UCF faculty, staff, and students will provide supports for individuals as needed to fully participate in choir activities

Adaptive Community Theater

  • Open to all community members with any acquired neurological disability
  • Participants will write and perform in an original production
  • UCF faculty, staff, and students will provide supports for individuals as needed to fully participate in the writing, staging, and performing of an original production

Adaptive Sports

  • Open to all community members with any  acquired neurological disability
  • Participants will choose one of three sports and will practice with their team and play in a tournament
    • Wheelchair Basketball for individuals with spinal cord injuries or acquired movement disorders
    • Sitting Volleyball for anyone with a neurological injury or disease
    • Adaptive Softball for anyone with a neurological injury or disease
  • UCF faculty, staff, and students will provide supports for individuals as needed to fully participate in the practice and playing of each sport

If you would like to participate in any of these programs:

  • Members of the Orlando community who have sustained a neurological injury, or who have developed a neurodegenerative disease, are invited to participate.
  • Participants must be at least 18 years old and have an acquired disability.

Please print, fill out, and bring the following forms with you to participate in any of the programs:

If you would like to volunteer to assist with any of these programs:

  • Volunteers must be a current UCF student, staff or faculty member.

Please note that all participants and volunteers will be asked to complete the Consent for Participation and Media Release forms before you can participate in any of these programs.

Please complete the survey below to sign up as either a volunteer or a participant.

UCF Adaptive Community Sign-up

For more information, please email UCFAdaptiveCommunity@ucf.edu