Due to the travel restrictions and health concerns surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, Beyond Our Boundaries has postponed our Caribbean Cruise and Cape May, NJ trips. All travelers will be informed as soon as new dates for these trips are confirmed. We very much look forward to traveling with everyone as soon as we can!

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Our Purpose

Beyond Our Boundaries is a recreation service company for adults with Developmental Disabilities (DD). Beyond Our Boundaries offers exciting trips to fun community locations, in hopes of bringing people with DD together for friendships and to set the stage for creating an active social life. To see a list of our current vacations click on the vacations tab above!

About Us- Beyond Our Boundaries

Are you interested in what we do? Here is a short video explaining more about our company and all the experiences we offer.

Posted by Beyond Our Boundaries on Tuesday, October 6, 2015

What We Do

At Beyond Our Boundaries we work hard to give your loved one an opportunity to make friends, learn new skills, become more social, and have fun with great people. Beyond Our Boundaries’ staff are certified in First Aid, and CPR. An RN attends each trip. Beyond Our Boundaries’ recreation staff thoroughly trains volunteers who serve as chaperones on the trips. All Staff and volunteers are also required to submit a background check.


  • Click above on tab marked “Vacations”
  • Click on “download our current calendar” to read your choices
  • Choose which trips you’d like to take
  • Click on the registration form, print, and fill it out
  • Send in your registration form with full payment or deposit
  • Mailing address:
    Beyond Our Boundaries
    601 Cleveland Avenue NW Suite D Canton, Ohio 44702
  • FAX TO 330-479-9260

Why should someone choose services from Beyond Our Boundaries?

Beyond Our Boundaries provides positive socialization options for adults with DD and the chance to connect with peers. Increased confidence and self-esteem are almost always a benefit for those who partake in our services.

Beyond Our Boundaries ensures one chaperone to every three participants so you can rest easy your loved one will always be in safe hands.

About the Director

Beyond Our Boundaries was founded in January, 2001 by Debra Shumard, a certified therapeutic recreation specialist (CTRS) with a masters degree in therapeutic recreation.

Deb taught ballroom dancing to couples groups & adults with disabilities from 1989-2004.

Deb has served as a guardian for her younger brother Michael, an adult with autism, for 27 years, and is happy to meet with families who are considering Beyond Our Boundaries as an option for services.

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Beyond Our Boundaries
601 Cleveland Ave NW Suite D
Canton, OH 44702

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Our Address:
Beyond Our Boundaries
601 Cleveland Ave NW Suite D
Canton, OH 44702