The Steadward Centre, University of Alberta- Alberta, Edmonton
Free2BMe Every Body Moves is a program that will comprise of two instructional group programs. The programs are tailored for 40 children ages 5-14 who are living with impairment. Movement Explorers will provide instruction in a safe and encouraging environment, targeting skills often typical of peers who do not experience disability. Movin’ & Groovin’ Dance Class will provide participants the opportunity to develop skills, identify their talents and gain confidence and self-advocacy skills to help transition them into the community.
This grant was made possible by the fundraising efforts of Members and Associates at GoodLife Fitness Edmonton South Park.
“Activities that my child would not have attempted, now attempts in group settings especially with lots of adults modeling the activity. Those same activities are now attempted at home.”
~ Parent of participant