Ivy Minor Baseball Association

Service: Challenger Program

Description (Service) Provides an opportunity for children (5-18) with a cognitive or physical disability to enjoy the full benefits of participating in baseball at a level structured to their abilities.  
Each participant is partnered with a player of able body “Buddy” to assist in safe game play such as catching a dangerous ball or pushing wheel chairs. 
Volunteers "Buddies" needed and welcomed, call Charlene for details.
Service Details
Hours Sat 10 am
Dates May-Jul * 8 week program
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) and up 
Youth ages 5 and up with a cognitive or physical disability. Call for more information on eligibility 
Buddies: 10 and over * anyone 18 and over requires a police check
Application Call to register or if interested in being a Buddy.
Languages English
Fees Program - $10 * team uniform provided
Address and Location
Site Location Go 3.5 km West on Innisfil Beach Rd toward 5th Sideroad, turn right at Cty Rd 27 for 2.5 km then turn left at 20th Sideroad for 3.7 km
Located In Community Essa
Address & Map
Ivy Park
5079 20th Side Rd
Thornton, ON L0L 2N0
View MapQuest Map
Intersection Cty Rd 27 and 20th Sdrd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Field has an accessible washroom on site
Contact Information
E-Mail ivyminorbaseball@yahoo.com
Website www.ivyminorbaseball.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/Ivy-Minor-Baseball-194128434414207/
Primary Contact Charlene Vanderpost, President, Ivy Minor Baseball; Phone: (Residence) 705-739-9226; Email: vanderpostclan6@rogers.com
Mailing Address P.O. Box 2055 
Thornton, ON L0L 2N0

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