Organization: Shepherd Center Sports
Location: GA – United States
The Fred, Shaler and Andrew Alias Sports Teams program at Shepherd Center sponsors 11 sports teams that enable individuals with physical disabilities in the Atlanta area to participate in sports on a recreational or competitive level.
Athletes compete in local and regional competitions, as well as at the national and international levels. Regular practice sessions offer expert instruction, as well as camaraderie and peer support. Shepherd Center’s Alias Family Sports Teams program raises awareness about disabilities and increases participation in disabled sports.