About/Contact Us

The ConnectAbility 5k/10k is more than just a Race. It’s a challenging athletic event and a unique community experience for families. There is something for everyone! All proceeds go to support children & adults with disabilities and their families in Northeast Georgia.


Learn more about the services the ConnectAbility provides:

Sidekicks Respite – A free monthly respite program for children and adults with special needs. Respite is a short break for parents & caregivers to enjoy some time to themselves while we party and have a lot of fun at themed events. We have a Talent Show, Easter Egg Hunt, Birthday Party, Pool Party & Cookout, Costume Contest, Thanksgiving Banquet and tons more!

Parent Share Groups: parents of adults with disabilities meet to share ideas & resources, encourage each other and have fun.

Sibling Groups: brothers & sisters of kid with disabilities have a chance to hang out with friends who can relate to their lives and find support for the unique challenges they face.

Individual Family Supports: Parents can meet one-on-one with a Family Support Specialist to assess current needs and determine what resources and supports that are available. The Specialist can assist with applying for resources and benefits and work with the school system to prepare for transitions. Parent to Parent of Georgia Navigator Team: ConnectAbility serves as the P2P Navigator Team for Lumpkin, Dawson & White Counties.

ConnectAbility works with families in Lumpkin, Dawson, White, Hall and Forsyth counties in Northeast Georgia. All services are provided at NO COST to families!


Contact Information:

Race Address
Hancock Park
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Office Address (No Mail)
46 B Memorial Drive
Dahlonega, GA 30533

ConnectAbility Mailing Address
PO Box 381
Dahlonega, GA 30533


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To contact us, fill out the form below or call us at:

Jacqueline Daniel – Executive Director, ConnectAbility (770) 616-4599


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