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Accessibility in Parks Forum

As part of LOVE Your Park Week, please join us for a lively forum to discuss how accessible parks and innovative programming can directly contribute to the health and well-being for citizens of all ages and abilities.


Tuesday, May 12, 2015


1:00pm - 3:00pm


Jewish Federation-Greater
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103


  • AJ Nanayakkara, Executive Director, Global Abilities Foundation
    The Accessible Parks Checklist & Philly Rec Fest
  • Danielle Denk, RA, Program Manager, Parks for People-Philadelphia
    Intergenerational Playgrounds in Philly
  • Gail Farmer, Director of Education, Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
    Rx for Nature
  • Chris Dougherty, Project Manager, Fairmount Park Conservancy
    Accessible Park Renovations in Philadelphia
  • Sharlene Waller, Center Director, West Oak Lane Senior Center
    Seniors & Walking Groups
  • Closing:
    James Tyack, Unlock Philly