Supported Peckham Activities
Peckham Sponsored Events
Peckham hosts a variety of annual events for its clients and their families to celebrate the abilities of persons with disabilities and recognize the valuable contributions made to the organization.
A holiday party and summer picnic are offered each year to Peckham clients and their families. Peckham staff coordinate and volunteer at these events.
The Peckham Community Partnership Foundation supports a variety of vocational and social activities for Peckham clients and their families.
This program allows Peckham clients and their children to explore a variety of career options and vocational interests thorugh job shadow, evaluations and assessments.
This event provides a three-night, camping retreat for adults with disabilities. It provides participants a wonderful opportunity to explore many outdoor activities, while building lifelong friendships. Coordinated and staffed by a team of volunteers, this retreat offers swimming, camping, parades and events.
Each summer, this week long science camp for clients’ children, ages 12 to 15, receive a real-world view into the science and operation behind robotics. The goal is to stimulate the interest in science and technology among young people.
Kiwanis Aktion Club, Service in Action
Helping Hands Aktion Club is the only service club for adults with disabilities, with more than 11,000 members worldwide. Aktion Clubs draw members from various organizations that support individuals with disabilities, as well as other community programs. Our mission is to provide adults living with disabilities an opportunity to develop initiative, leadership skills and to serve their communities. Visit www.aktionclub.org for more information.