Getting All Kids in the Game

Team IMPACT’s unique multiyear program guides children and teams alike in a mutually beneficial relationship of belonging, empowerment, and resilience. We work every day to create a world where every child facing serious illness and disability feels supported by something bigger and every team is transformed by a greater purpose.

Who We Are

Team IMPACT matches children facing serious illness and disability with college sports teams, creating a long-term, life changing experience for everyone involved.

What We Do

We leverage team camaraderie to provide a sense of belonging which supports: resilience & coping, empowerment & confidence, socialization, and health promotion behaviors.​

Who We Serve

We serve children from over 250 diagnoses, using the following criteria: children ages 5 - 16, diagnosed with a serious or chronic illness, could benefit both socially and psychologically from the support of a team.

Program Outcomes

A retrospective survey of our families 1-year into their Team IMPACT journey showed that participation resulted in:

Get Involved

Do you want to learn more about Team IMPACT’s life-changing work? Or are you ready to nominate a Team IMPACT champion at your institution? Email us at programs@teamimpact.org to get in touch with our clinical team. 

Interested in the program but want to learn more?