Play & Park Structures’ parent company, PlayCore, is a research and education-based organization leading the commercial play arena through research with universities, recognized experts, and noted authorities on key areas of developmental interest.
Through these multiple partnerships, PlayCore is able to develop programs that not only enhance outdoor learning on the playground, but increase physical activity, bring nature awareness to children’s lives, promote universally designed play environments, create wholesome play environments in urban communities, and increase safety on the playground.
Play is essential for people of all ages and abilities. Universally designed play environments should address both physical and social inclusion—supporting everyone’s right to meaningful play! Play & Park Structures is dedicated to creating play destinations that are usable to more people, to the greatest extent possible.
Play & Park Structures’ believes it is critical to encourage outdoor play and are committed to innovative ways to reconnect children with nature. This not only benefits children’s play but also engages communities in working together to create richer play experiences for all users.
Play & Park Structures’ believes that play is critical to healthy human development. As the foundation of learning, play helps to develop children’s physical, social, cognitive, communicative, and sensory needs, while providing emotional fulfillment and enjoyment.
Child Development and Outdoor Learning
Help children reach their full potential and prepare for a bright future through fun activities and curricula that promote many of the concepts that align with S.T.E.A.M—Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts+Design, and Math.
Outdoor Adult Fitness Parks
By incorporating outdoor fitness equipment as an added amenity to an overall play environment, adults and caregivers can exercise while supervising their children— creating an active, multi-generational environment.
Play & Park Structure’s parent company, PlayCore, has partnered with Site Masters, Inc. to compose a Safety Resource Series to help customers create a safer and better maintained play environment for their new or existing playground.
PlayCore’s Center for Professional Development assists communities advance the quality of play and recreation through the implementation of research, continuing education, best practice programs, community support, and advocacy.
Play & Park Structures works through multiple partnerships with our parent company, PlayCore, to develop programs that enhance outdoor learning and physical activity on the playground, while creating wholesome play environments in urban areas and support efforts to bring play to their communities.