Recreational Services Bridgewell

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Contact Information

Contact: Jessica Crowley, Assistant Program Director
Email Address:
Phone: 781-593-1088

10 Dearborn Rd Peabody, MA 01960-1401
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location Recreational Services


Bridgewell offers a full complement of social, recreational, skill-building and athletic activities for individuals with disabilities who reside in their own homes or in a Bridgewell residence. Our programs provide regular opportunities that encourage personal expression, exercise, mastery of skills, building meaningful relationships and a chance to have some fun.

The Adult Education and Recreation classes are held at various locations in the Lynn and Greater Lynn community depending on the focus of the class or event.  The program offers a variety of activities to meet the needs and preferences of all participants. A partial list of activities offered includes:

  • Beach Outings
  • Dance Studio Classes
  • Theatre Shows
  • Boston Duck Boats Tours
  • Dinner Parties
  • Themed Dances
  • Cooking Instruction
  • Exercise and Walking Groups
  • Trolley Excursions
  • Cosmic Bowling
  • Health and Wellness Classes
  • Craft Projects
  • Painting/Ceramic Studio Classes

 Bridgewell facilitates the participation of individuals in Special Olympic activities.  The Special Olympics is an international organization dedicated to providing year-round sports training and athletic competition for individuals with developmental disabilities.  Athletes have opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and develop friendships through sports training and competition.

For more information on our recreation programs, please call 781.593.1088.

Program Type

  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Ages Served

  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds