The special needs shinny program is run by the Municipality of Port Hope, Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture as per an initiative brought forward by the Accessibility Committee. This program runs at the Jack Burger Sports Complex on Sundays at 4-5pm and is open to special needs patrons of all ages and abilities. For the 2019/2020 season, Five Counties has sponsored the program making it free for all drop in participants. Port Hope Panther players as well as a core group of volunteers will be on hand to assist all participants and ensure a fun, safe and inclusive environment. We are appreciative of the volunteer support offered by the Panthers.
Northumberland Lions Special Needs Hockey Program:
The Northumberland Lions will be renting ice throughout the year for members to participate in practices and games. Team jerseys will be provided for the players. Ice time has been generously donated by Ontario Truck Training Academy. Ice times will be released shortly. No registration fee! SOME EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE. FREE FOR ALL AGES.”