OUR 2024 TRAVEL SEASON Kicks off in April!

Get ready for your
Chaperoned "Trip of a Lifetime"

Call our office to register for this year's trips

Click HERE to see Our 2024 Vacation Calendar!

Our Purpose

Beyond Our Boundaries is a recreation service company for adults with Developmental Disabilities (DD). Beyond Our Boundaries offers trips of a lifetime to fun destinations, 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 trips, click on the vacations tab above!

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 chaperones who accompany our participants on the trips. All are 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
  • Communicate with us regarding any questions you may have:
  • Phone 330-455-8111 or email Lisa at bobprassistant@gmail.com
  • Go to the Forms & Paperwork tab and click the links to print and complete our Registration Page and Social History form and send to us by mail or fax.
  • After we have reviewed your paperwork, you'll be asked to send in your copy of your photo ID and your covid vaccination card, including booster dates, along with full payment or deposit
  • Mailing address:
    Beyond Our Boundaries
    4607 Cleveland Ave NW Canton, OH 44709
  • FAX TO 330-526-6542

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 over 30 years, and is happy to meet with families who are considering Beyond Our Boundaries as an option for services.

Need a Registration Form?

Download one HERE!

Mail it to us!
Beyond Our Boundaries
4607 Cleveland Ave NW
Canton, OH 44709

Request a Calendar!

Our Address:
Beyond Our Boundaries
4607 Cleveland Ave NW
Canton, OH 44709