Social & Recreational Services

Lambs Farm believes that a fulfilling life includes time for relationships, sports and the development of hobbies and interests.

Wellness Program
The Wellness Center provides Participants with opportunities to pursue healthy behaviors in three main ways: Healthy Lambs, Special Olympics and Recreation.

Healthy Lambs: This program is designed to meet the needs of anyone willing to exercise. This exercise could be cardiovascular, strength training or a healthy activity around the Farm or in the community. 

Special Olympics: The ten Special Olympic sports are tremendously popular and offered year-round (Basketball, Softball, Snowshoeing, Swimming, Track & Field, Bowling, Motor Activity Training Program, Bocce Ball, Golf and Floor Hockey). Seasons often overlap with practices being help six days a week.

Recreation: Recreation is the core of Participants social well-being. A popular activity, Rec Nite Out, allows Participants to explore the community. From car shows and Major League Baseball games to seeing a show or setting an exercise goal, the Wellness department offers several programs that benefit the residents health and wellness. 

Quest and Fine Arts Program
Quest is a life enrichment program that offers opportunities for Participants to pursue their personal goals. Classes are offered in a variety of areas, including social, leisure, education, wellness and community. Class topics include arts and crafts, baking, bowling, computers, library, therapeutic horseback riding, and travel.

The Fine Arts program provides a variety of classes in visual and performing arts, including musical theater, art history, DIY gifts and talent shows.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Quest and Fine Arts programs are open to people who are not part of Lambs Farm’s other vocational or residential programs. Please contact Marie Nelson, Director of Vocational Programs, at 847.990.3780 or by email at mnelson@lambsfarm.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OUR MISSION

Helping people with developmental disabilities lead productive, happy lives and connecting with the human spirit in us all.

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