About Play For All

The Play For All Playground & Garden Foundation Mission Statement 
The Play For All Playground & Garden Foundation's mission is to create barrier-free and universally accessible outdoor play spaces and gardens in DuPage County. Through the cognitive, social, and physical values of play, the Foundation will promote a spirit of inclusion and enhance quality of life, as well as support involvement in recreation and wellness activities for all people and abilities. 
 
Sensory Garden Playground Project 
The Sensory Garden Playground is a combination of sensory-integrated playground equipment and amenities along with gardening areas. The 40-acre facility is being developed in four phases. Phase I opened spring 2015. The playground is located in Danada South Park and is being further developed with the gracious support of public and private donors. To learn more about donor opportunities, email sensoryplay@wheatonparks.org. 
 
Phase I 
Thanks to the gracious support of donors, Phase I of the Sensory Garden Playground project is complete and opened in spring 2015. Phase I includes the following: 

  • 2-5-Year-Old Playground Area 
  • Fragrance Garden 
  • Paved Pathways 
  • Sound Garden 

Phases II-IV
Sensory Garden Playground Project Phases II-IV will be completed as funding is secured. These phases will include:

  • 5-12 Year Old Playground Area
  • Art Along the Way (sculptures to be installed Summer 2016)
  • Boulder Climbing Area
  • Accessible Treehouse
  • Accessible Sensory Integrated Multi-Purpose Sports Field
  • Water Play Area

To learn more about these phases and how you or a business you know can become involved, please contact sensoryplay@wheatonparks.org

Admission Fees
There is no charge to visit the Sensory Garden Playground, but we do encourage you to make an online donation to help support future construction at the site.  

Sensory Garden Playground Location
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