Special Needs

This page lists programs and classes specifically designed for kids with special needs in the Tampa, Florida area.
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All Community Theater Project

An arts and performance program for children and teens diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders and other special needs. Participants will be involved ...

All People's Life Center

All People’s Life Center is known as one of the County’s showcase facilities, and it is home base for the Therapeutics program. This facility was desi ...

Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
6105 E Sligh Ave, Temple Terrace, Florida, 33617
Armetta's Grand Jete Studio of Dance

Dance Classes for ages 18 months and up. Specializing in Ballet, Jazz, Hip hop, Theatre, Lyrical, Creative Dance, Parent & Me and Special Needs Dance ...

Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
5475 N US Highway 41, Apollo Beach, Florida, 33572
Autism Foundation of Tampa Bay

Autism Foundation of Tampa Bay is a not for profit 501 (c) (3) organization incorporated in the State of Florida with a Mission to educate parents and ...

Area: New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
1936 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard #344, Wesley Chapel, Florida, 33543
Bakas Equestrian Center

The Bakas Equestrian Center hosts riding lessons for children and adults who have physical and/or mental disabilities. It offers introductory riding l ...

Call for more information.
Area: West Tampa (Westchase/Town and Country/Citrus Park)
11510 Whisper Lake Trail, Tampa, Florida, 33626
Buddy Baseball

Buddy Baseball is a non-competitive recreational league for boys and girls with special needs in Tampa, FL. Each player is paired with a Buddy to ass ...

Age: 8-22
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
6700 E. Whiteway Dr, Temple Terrace, Florida
C.R.E.A.T.E. Art Therapy

C.R.E.A.T.E. Art Therapy for Children with Special Needs (physical, emotional, illness, learning difficulties, etc.) Participants will learn to ...

Tuesdays 5:00-6:00 pm
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
619 Vonderburg Drive, Suite B, Brandon, Florida, 33511
Center for Autism & Related Disabilities

The Center for Autism & Related Disabilities at USF is a community-based project that provides information and consultation to individuals diagnosed w ...

Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown, Hyde Park, Beach Park)
13301 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. MHC 2113A, Tampa, Florida
FAAST

The Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology, Inc. serves Floridians with disabilities by providing free access to information, referral ...

Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown, Hyde Park, Beach Park)
6 Tampa General Circle Room 214, Tampa, Florida
GiGi's Playhouse Tampa-Down Syndrome Achievement Center

GiGi s Playhouse is a network of Down Syndrome Achievement Centers with the mission to change the way the world views Down syndrome through community ...

Free: Yes
Coming Soon
Age: All Ages
PO Box 130785, Tampa, FL, 33681
Glazer Children's Museum Sunshine Sunday

Between the hours of 10am-1pm on Sunday, the Museum will close our doors to the general public and only allow exclusive access to children with specia ...

Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown, Hyde Park, Beach Park)
110 W GASPARILLA PLAZA, Tampa, Florida
Healing Horses

Our mission is to rescue, rehabilitate abused and neglected equines and place them into safe, permanent homes. We provide permanent sanctuary for e ...

Area: New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
28821 Bennington Drive, Wesley Chapel, Florida
Idlewild Buddy Break

Buddy Break provides a safe place for VIPs and their siblings to have fun while their caregivers get a break. This program is for VIP children ages ...

Grades: Preschool, Elementary, Middle School, High School
Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes)
18333 Exciting Idlewild Blvd, Lutz, Florida, 33548
Ingram's Pro Karate

Ingram’s Karate Center is a place where students learn not only the value of self defense, but the value they bring to the community as well. The inst ...

Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes)
14457 N.Dale Mabry, Tampa, Florida
KLS Tae Kwon Do

KLS Tae Kwon Do is the fastest growing martial arts school in the Riverview, Apollo Beach and Gibsonton, Florida area. We will teach you the proper wa ...

Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
13320 Lincoln Rd., Riverview, Florida, 33578
Maureen's Swim Academy

Our philosophy at Maureen’s Swim Academy is to create safe, independent swimmers. We follow the American Red Cross Learn to Swim and Water Safety Prog ...

Age: All Ages
Area: West Tampa (Westchase/Town and Country/Citrus Park)
8143 Honeybee Ln., Tampa, FL, 33635
Mermaid Swim School Special Needs

We have highly qualified and experienced instructors able to give the personal attention that your child with a physical or mental disability may need ...

Seal Swim School

Here at Seal Swim School we offer lessons to all ages and abilities. We also have swim camps, host Birthday Parties, and offer special needs swim less ...

Age: All Ages
Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes), South Tampa (Includes Downtown, Hyde Park, Beach Park), New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
multiple locations, Tampa, FL
Seal Swim School Special Needs

Seal Swim School teaches children of all abilities! We believe if a child has a disability in one area he/she will have abilities in others. Your c ...

Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes), South Tampa (Includes Downtown, Hyde Park, Beach Park), New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
30016 County Line Rd., Wesley Chapel, FL, 33543
Sensory Friendly Films

Sensory Friendly Films program provides a special opportunity for families to enjoy their favorite films in a safe and accepting environment. The audi ...

Social and Sensory Group at Tampa Kids Therapy

Evidence based programs to help guide and motivate children in social skills and sensory regulation. Participants will learn with hands-on activities ...

Age: Class times and days vary depending on the age of the s...
Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown, Hyde Park, Beach Park)
4004 S MacDill Ave, Tampa, Florida, 33629
Summer of Superheroes

Out of Zion is a free creative arts program for children with medical and special needs.  Join us this summer for a six week program where your  child ...

June 10th and 17th, July 8th, 15th and 22nd Final Perfo...
Age: 5-14
15402 N. Nebraska Ave., Lutz, FL, 33459
Upside! — Down Syndrome Support Group

Upside!, the playgroup for infants and children with Down Syndrome, is now at Baby Bungalow! This playgroup will provide social activities and learnin ...

Please join us the last Friday of each month from 9:30—...
Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown, Hyde Park, Beach Park)
3106 West Azeele Street, Tampa, Florida, 33609
We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym

We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym was founded to provide a place for children of all ability levels to play and grow together. As the only kid’s gym that ...

Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
1076 E Brandon Blvd #102, Brandon, Florida, 33511
Yoga Buds Tampa

Specializing in new beginnings, Yoga Buds Tampa brings convenience, confidence and compassion to each student. Private Lessons are customized based on ...

By Appointment
Age: All Ages