Our Mission


NEHSA bears witness to the triumph of the human spirit by helping people with disabilities and their families enrich their lives through adaptive sports, recreation, and social activities.

  • To be the best ski/ride program for people with disabilities in the East.
  • To serve adults and children with disabilities and their families and friends.
  • To provide a ski race program that will allow participants to compete at a local and national level.
  • To promote NEHSA through ski racing, media advertising and other avenues.
  • To sponsor and deliver outdoor recreational activities in a social atmosphere- Make it Fun!
  • To continue to expand our membership through outreach, promotion and participation.
  • To communicate, refer and network with other groups serving the disabled population.
  • To continue to develop and upgrade equipment, facilities, instructors and support personnel.
  • To establish and maintain formal relationships with groups, ski areas and national organizations that serve our membership and mission.
  • To have appropriate fund raising to support our ski programs and recreational activities.
  • To encourage, educate, build self-esteem and camaraderie among our members and guests