Sweet Shade Ability Center
Please note: The City of Irvine has taken several precautionary safety measures to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in our community. By emergency order, community centers, indoor facilities, and outdoor recreational spaces may be closed or have modified access until further notice.
Irvine outdoor park spaces remain open for passive use by individuals while wearing a face covering. In accordance with state guidelines, gatherings of people from more than three households are prohibited, and individuals must maintain physical distance from others outside of their group. Playgrounds are open. Athletic outdoor spaces may be open for practices, games, and competitions with modifications. Modified recreational programming is available to the community and registration is open at yourirvine.org. Learn more at the City Facility Updates webpage.
Sweet Shade Ability Center is located inside Sweet Shade Neighborhood Park, and is the home of City of Irvine's Disability Services. The center was renovated in the summer of 2019 and features a multipurpose room, kitchen, courtyard, garden, and play area. The center provides Disability Services programs to the community during the week, but is available for public reservations on Saturdays. View details about rentable spaces within Sweet Shade Ability Center below.
The City of Irvine offers a variety of activities for individuals with sensory, physical, or cognitive disabilities, and their family members at Sweet Shade Ability Center. Programs include arts, social recreation, dance, gardening, cooking, and more. For all activities currently at Sweet Shade Ability Center, visit yourirvine.org.
Please review the amenities below. To make a reservation or for more information, contact Facility Reservations at 949-724-6620 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants may now also fill out a Facility Reservation Application & Request form online here.