Therapeutic Recreation Activities and Events


We are looking to add more exciting programs and events throughout the year, which we will announce in our newsletters. Make sure you are on our mailing list! Call TR Coordinator, Michelle Carson (248) 625-8223, or email to be added.

Transportation Services

Independence Township provides transportation services for people, ages 18+, who have physical or mental disabilities.  Riders must be residents of Clarkston, Independence Township, or Springfield Township. Busses run from 8am to 5pm, Monday-Friday. For destinations available and other information, call the Senior Community Center at (248) 625-8231.


The Charter Township of Independence Department of Parks, Recreation & Seniors provides high quality recreation services for all residents. The Department invites people with disabilities to participate in all programs and activities it offers. Reasonable accommodations will be made.  Also, Independence Township organizes programs specifically designed for persons with cognitive disabilities, with or without physical impairments, listed under our Therapeutic Recreation offerings. For program information or to get on our mailing list, call the Parks and Recreation office at (248) 625-8223.

Thank you to the following sponsors for supporting our 
Therapeutic Recreation activities and Buddy programs! 

Click on the available links to go directly to their website!

Amy Peterson Photography

Bailey's Custom Cleaning

Carnwath Excavating Co.

Clarkston Internal Medicine

Custom Creations by Lynette

Grow Rite Group, LLC

Heat Treating Services Corp.

Kids in Motion Pediatric Therapy

RBI Companies

Real Estate One, Beth Arnold

Strive Recreational Therapy

Theresa Kopec

TNR Dumpster Rental

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