Adaptive Programs

Jay Peak Adaptive Ski Program:

The Jay Peak adaptive program provides lessons for people with a variety of different disabilities from ages 3 and up. Instructors are trained in how to work with people with disabilities on the hill and how to adapt the lesson to meet the needs of each student.

For more information see their site:

Maine Adaptive:

Maine Adaptive is the largest year-round adaptive recreation program in the state of Maine for adults and children with physical disabilities. Over 400 volunteers assist athletes in appreciating the joys and challenges of sports participation.

Maine Adaptive provides over 3500 lessons winter and summer, free of charge, thanks to the generous support of individuals, businesses, corporations and foundations that sustain the program every year.

Winter lessons are held at Sunday River, you may have even seen some of the wonderful volunteers and participants while at the hill in the past. The organization provides over 1800 free adaptive lessons every winter at Sunday River from early January through March thanks to the help of volunteers.

See their website for more information: