Adaptive Recreation

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Mission Statement

The Verne Cox Multipurpose Recreation Center provides affordable recreation programming, innovative therapeutic recreation services and an outlet to promote healthy use of leisure time for people with disabilities.


The Verne Cox Multipurpose Recreation Center is a facility specifically dedicated to recreational activities, programs, and events for youth and adults with disabilities. With a wide variety of programs year-round, the Verne Cox Multipurpose Recreation Center serves persons ages 5 to 95 years of age with any type of physical and/or intellectual disability. 


  • Gymnasium
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Weight Room
  • Two Activity Rooms
  • Fully Functional Kitchen
  • Two Accessible Softball Fields
  • Shower/Locker Room Facilities


  • Fitness
  • Swimming
  • Wheelchair Sports
  • Community Outings
  • Cultural Arts Events
  • Summer Day Camps
  • Afterschool Programming



The City of Pasadena recognizes that some residents are financially unable to participate in programs offered by the Pasadena Parks & Recreation Department but still desire the opportunity to experience the benefits of recreational programs and/or services. Pasadena Parks & Recreation offers a Scholarship Program to make recreational programs and/or memberships available to as many City of Pasadena residents as possible.

Eligibility for financial assistance is based on family size and income. Applications can be submitted at any time throughout the year. CLICK HERE to view the application and eligibility criteria!