Salt Lake County Youth Wheelchair Basketball

This program is great because kids can come as young as 3 years old! Take advantage of this great opportunity to get your young child involved in wheelchair sports!  

SIBS Day

Primary Children’s Hospital is offering SIBS Day: A Workshop for Super Important Brothers and Sisters. Saturday, November 16, 2013 10am-2pm 3rd Floor, Primary Children’s Outpatient Services at the Riverton Campus #3 Yellow Entrance, Northwest Corner of Campus “Join us for SIBS Day – a workshop for brothers and sisters ages 5-17 who have a sibling […]

Social Security Benefits for people with spina bifida

The following is a guest post/article written by Ram Meyyappan. This is a great introduction to the kinds of Social Security Benefits that are available to people with Spina Bifida. Spina Bifida and Social Security Disability Benefits If you suffer from spina bifida, you know how debilitating the disease can be. There is no cure […]

Summer Party 2012 Review

Over 200 Intermountain Spina Bifida Support Group members attended the annual summer party on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at the Gene Fullmer Recreation Center in West Jordan. Jeff Burley of Salt Lake County Adaptive Recreation, the event’s primary sponsor, arranged for: catering from Joe Morley’s BBQ and Coca-Cola; wheelchair tennis with Coach Dean Oba of […]

Becca Goeckeritz Speaks at Education Night

Becca Goeckeritz was involved in an auto/pedestrian accident when she was 15 months old which left her paralyzed from the waist down. Although she does not have spina bifida, as a child she was seen at the Spina Bifida clinic because of the holistic care she needed. In 2007 Becca was crowned Ms. Wheelchair Utah, […]

Wheelchair Dance at the University of Utah

Enjoy this short video of the Wheelchair Dance Class at the University of Utah. This class is offered through Tanner Dance. They will be performing in a concert this Spring! Click here: Wheelchair Dance  

SIBS Day: A Workshop for Super Important Brothers and Sisters

Saturday, March 3, 2012 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Primary Children’s Medical Center 3rd Floor North End Primary Children’s offers the SIBS workshop twice a year.  This workshop is from brothers and sisters ages 5 to 17 who have a sibling with a chronic medical condition or disability. This workshop provides a place where children […]

Wheelchair Basketball Ages 12 and Under

Walk and Roll Activity in Review

We had a great turn out for our Walk and Roll Activity and Picnic.  Thank you to all who were able to make it!  A special thanks goes to Jadon Scholes, a scout who put the entire event together for his Eagle Project.  Watch for Local Mom’s Nights coming in October and Bowling coming in […]

Free Special Needs Dance Class in Orem

The Dance Club in Orem is offering a Special Needs dance class for FREE.  The class is held Saturdays from 1-2pm.  One of our support group members (8 year old Ireland) is already attending and enjoying it!  Learn more on their website: www.thedanceclub.com.