Recreation Office for Special Needs

Recreation Contact:

Andrew DiChiara

Contact Andrew DiChiara

Location:  880 Bloomfield Ave. Verona, NJ 07044

Hours:  Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 6:00pm-8:00pm

Contact:  (973) 857-4830

Weather Hotline:  (973) 857-5418


We aim to provide those in our community with disabilities and special needs with a meaningful and fun experience through recreation. We will provide a mix of sports, exercise, and leisure activities while being inclusive to all who wish to participate.

All community members are encouraged to reach out with any suggestions, requests, or questions about the program via phone or email Monday, Tuesday or Wednesdays 6pm-8pm - or 973-857-4852.


Please take a moment to complete this survey to help us gain better insight into what our residents want and need out of the Department of Recreation's Program for Individuals with Disabilities. Any and all feedback is welcome in order to make our program as best as possible!

Please access the survey here:

Current Programs:

Planned Programs:

  • Swim, Exercise, Cornhole, Art Therapy, Music Therapy, Basketball, Soccer, Track