Hill Aerospace Museum

It was great to see so many families at our activity!! Thank you to the Meyers family for giving us a tour of the museum! Everyone had a great time (despite the cold and windy weather outside!).

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Utah County New Adaptive Sports Program – Wheelchair Basketball

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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 […]

Ryan Nelson on his way to the University of Illinois

Jordan High School Senior, Ryan Nelson will be graduating this Spring. Born with spina bifida, he is a member of the nationally ranked Utah Junior Wheelin’ Jazz team. He is also a top five national junior ranked wheelchair tennis player! Read the ARTICLE from the Salt Lake Tribune to learn more about Ryan and his […]

Accessibility Design

Looking for ways to modify your home and make it more accessible?  The Hall family recently built an accessible home.  Ilene shares how an organization called ASSIST was useful to them. ASSIST Inc is a non-profit Community Design Center that provides architectural design, community planning and development assistance to non-profit and community groups, and housing […]

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PCMC Coordinators – transitions

Many Intermountain Spina Bifida Support Group members visit the Spina Bifida Clinic at Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City. PCMC’s liason with the ISB support group, Tamara Atwood, will be leaving in February 2011 and Nina Goldstein will be taking her place. During the transition, they offered up for blog readers a few […]

Ryan Nelson – New Era Article Feature

Wheelchair athlete, Ryan Nelson is featured in the January 2011 LDS Youth Magazine, New Era. Check it out by following this link: http://lds.org/bc/content/shared/content/english/pdf/magazines/new-era/2011/01/NE_2011_01_13___09641_000_015.pdf

Meet Sue Thompson

The following is an interview with Sue Thompson, a member of our Spina Bifida community.  She is an inspiration and her interview is full of great insights. Q: Tell us about yourself. A: I was born in Pocatello, Idaho in 1949.  Within 2 weeks I was brought to SLC Primary Children’s Hospital and assigned to […]