Southwest Kids in Action



Southwest Kids in Action is a recreational and developmental group for youth ages 8-18 who are blind or visually impaired and reside in Southwest Missouri.

This group encourages physical development by participation in a wide variety of physical, social and developmental activities. Activities include: Goalball, Archery, Rock Climbing, Swimming, Yoga, Cooking, Nutrition, Hands on Arts, and many other activities. All participants must be able to take care of personal needs independently. All participants must have their own transportation to and from primary meeting location.

Meetings will be held from 10:00a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at:
Vision Rehabilitation Center of the Ozarks
1661 West Elfindale St.
Springfield, MO 65807

The program Facilitator is Lydia Regier and she can be reached at or (417) 328-8832.

Upcoming Events
SWKIA Decorative Swoosh

November 2, 2019
December 14, 2019
January 25, 2020
February 1, 2020


Past Events 2019
SWKIA Decorative Swoosh

January – Scuba Diving Lessons
February – CrossFit Training
March – Rock Climbing
April – Tour of KY3 News Station
May – Horseback Riding
August – Hiking, Canoeing and Paddle Boarding
September – Ziplining
October – Gardening at Urban Roots Farm