Imagine a playground built to suit the needs of all children, at any age, with a focused consideration for children with special needs – an inclusive play adventure that brings children together! That's what my friend Jenni envisions with Hope Park!
Cole Massie, 12, feels the texture on the sensory wall at the universal access playground at Anthony C. Beilenson Park at Lake Balboa, Monday, March 22, 2010. The sensory wall was built by Lexington Design + Fabrication, of Pacoima, and Shane's Inspiration, a Van Nuys whose mission is to create universally accessible playgrounds and programs that socially integrate children of all abilities. (Michael Owen Baker/Staff Photographer)