Disabilities Awareness – Serving Scouts With Disabilities

The basic premise of Scouting for youth with disabilities is that every boy wants to participate fully and be respected like every other member of the troop. While there are, by necessity, troops exclusively composed of Scouts with disabilities, experience has shown that Scouting usually succeeds best when every boy is part of a patrol in a regular troop.

The following resources provide additional information about Scouts with disabilities.

General Resources


Continuing education courses, Special Needs Scouting