REACH, a program administered by the City of Rancho Palos Verdes' Recreation and Parks Department, is designed to serve the social and recreational needs of youth and young adults with developmental disabilities in Palos Verdes and the South Bay.
REACH offers over 100 challenging and diverse activities each year, designed to promote:
- Community access and assimilation
- Independent living
- Physical fitness
- Social interactivity
REACH activities are generally held on Monday and Wednesday evenings and weekends to accommodate school and work schedules. REACH also offers:
- 3-day trips
- Art and music therapy
- Special events
REACH staff is motivated, creative and friendly. The participant to staff ratio is 7 to 1. REACH members must be non-violent, ambulatory and have sufficient hygiene skills.
REACH has no monthly or annual fees. Participants sign up for events that fit into their schedules.
The total cost for most activities is between $8 and $25.