When Fort Worth Dream Park Board President Rachael Churchill took her 3-year-old son, Cash, to a playground in Port Washington, Wis., in the summer of 2013, a vision came to her. The beautiful space was unlike any she’d seen before, with a giant pirate ship, lighthouse and elaborate ramping system.
Families of special needs children in D-FW don’t have to look far to find a park or playground where they can feel comfortable. They are all over D-FW. With the help of DFW Child magazine, I’ve compiled a list of the best special needs friendly parks and playgrounds in the area.