Register Now for Summer Camps at Camp K!

Camp Kostopulos Dream Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities through recreation, education and growth experiences. Located up Emigration Canyon in Salt Lake City, we are lucky to have Camp K so close! Camp K offers various residential, travel and day camps all summer long. Day camps are for […]

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!  

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 […]

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  

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 […]

Walk and Roll Family Activity

The Intermountain Spina Bifida Support Group invites you to our Walk and Roll Family Activity and Picnic! Thursday, September 8th, 2011 6:00pm Mitchell Hollow Park, 10300 North and 6530 West Highland, UT Join us for a fun run/walk/roll for the whole family. Let’s get moving on a .25 mile track around the park!   Participants […]

Keeping skin protected while swimming

Skin protection can be a major issue at the swimming pool (or at the beach).  Depending on a child’s ability and level of feeling the methods of protection may vary.  Here are a few ideas that some parents shared at our last pool party.  Have a great summer and stay safe! We just bought one […]

Park and Playground Online Seminar

Michael Workman, the Physical Therapist from our Spina Bifida Clinic, has posted a wonderful seminar on his website.  He teaches about how we can get our kids to play actively outdoors, as well as help them physically improve at the park and playground.  This is one of my favorite things Mike does.  He taught us […]

A Great Opportunity to try Kindermusik

Read about the benefits of Kindermusik in a previous post. The Discovery Gateway is offering a unique opportunity to participate in Kindermusik.  Normally you can attend a trial class for free, but to participate, you have to pay a good amount of money for a full semester (4 months).  This is the first time I […]