Kawartha Komets Special Needs Hockey Program

Description (Service) Structured, inclusive recreational ice hockey for children, teens, and adults who for cannot play regular minor hockey due to cognitive, physical, emotional, and/or neuro-developmental challenges such as Autism Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome, ADHD, Tourettes Syndrome. 
  • Guaranteed equal playing time 
  • Teamed according to ability 
  • Progress at own rate, no pressure  
  • Trained, certified Komets volunteer staff  
  • Volunteer staff have experience supporting individuals with special needs  
  • Member of Canadian National Special Hockey/Special Hockey International
Service Details
Hours Visit website for schedule
Dates Oct-Mar
Areas Served Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Boundaries Within 65 mile radius of Peterborough.
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) and up
Application Registration can take place at any time during the year - visit website for details
Languages English
Fees Service - $300 per season includes loan of hockey jerseys, socks, and equipment if necessary, comprehensive medical insurance, out of town games (optional) and tournament ; Some scholarship funding available * Fee assistance available for eligible applicants.
Address and Location
Site Location Hockey venue: Healthy Planet Arena, 911 Monaghan Rd (former Evenrude Centre)
Located In Community Peterborough (County of)
Address & Map
1153 Neptune St
Peterborough, ON K9H 7S8
Intersection Towerhill Rd and Neptune St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - hockey only
Contact Information
Fax 705-750-0655 call first
E-Mail dwfisher@nexicom.net
Website www.kawarthakomets.com
Social Media Blogger Blogger: www.kawarthakomets.com
Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Jack-McGee-Kawartha-Komets-Special-Needs-Hockey-Program/152059364813314
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/KometsKomets
Primary Contact Carol Fisher, Executive Director; Phone: (Cell) 705-868-8825 * (Residence) 705-750-0655
Alternate Contact David Fisher, Vice President & Director of Promotions, Communication and Media; Phone: (Cell) 705-745-2830 * (Residence) 705-750-0655
Mailing Address c/o Carol Fisher 
1153 Neptune St 
Peterborough, ON K9H 7S8