Bowling with Brooks
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Bowling with Brooks

Registration for Bowling with Brooks has been extended to the end of Tuesday, Feb. 20th. Don’t miss your chance to watch and be coached by Brooks Martin, National Champion Bowler and President of the local Paralyzed Veterans chapter at Galaxy Lanes on Sunday, Feb. 25th. Brooks has some cool tricks and tools to improve the...

Adult Hang Outs 2024
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Adult Hang Outs 2024

Looking for a way to socialize that doesn’t require transportation or even changing out of your sweatpants? In 2024, The Spina Bifida Coalition is happy to continue our Adult Hang Outs for adults with spina bifida across our service area (yes, we welcome West Virginia and Northeast Ohio residents). These casual conversations take place one...

Looking Forward: A Midwest Spina Bifida Conference
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Looking Forward: A Midwest Spina Bifida Conference

Registration for Looking Forward: A Midwest Spina Bifida Conference at Great Wolf Lodge in Mason, OH, Nov. 10 – 12, closes this Monday, Oct. 23rd. Have you registered? Don’t miss your chance to learn from regional experts about topics related to spina bifida such as adult healthcare, coordination of medical care and how it changes as an...

Looking Forward: A Midwest Spina Bifida Conference
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Looking Forward: A Midwest Spina Bifida Conference

Registrations are coming in for Looking Forward: A Midwest Spina Bifida Conference at Great Wolf Lodge in Mason, OH November 10 – 12th. Don’t wait to book your room through SBC if you require one that is accessible; they are going fast! This 3-day conference offers a unique opportunity to learn about issues related to...

Register NOW for Drew’s Day – September 23, 2023
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Register NOW for Drew’s Day – September 23, 2023

Join us on Saturday, September 23rd at 9:00 a.m. for the 16th annual Drew’s Day 5K in Saint Alban’s, West Virginia, where you are can Walk. Roll, Stroll or join us virtually.  This event is held in honor of Andrew Humphrey’s and proceeds are used to support those living with spina bifida in West Virginia....

Summer Fun in West Virginia
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Summer Fun in West Virginia

Mountaineer Spina Bifida Camp had another banner year and SBC was pleased to be there for Visitor’s Day to let teens and adults with SB at camp know about our programs and services. We are excited to see many new faces joining us in the SBC Facebook group for adults with spina bifida as a...

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Learn, Lunch & Laugh

Our Learn, Lunch & Laugh programs in Cincinnati and Cleveland are quickly approaching. “Let’s Talk About Early Childhood Development” will touch on developmental milestones, developmental delays common in children from birth through age 5 with spina bifida, and developmentally-appropriate activities families can use to encourage development and increase independence. In Cincinnati, Dr. Steph Weber, Psychologist...

Adaptive Summer Activities in West Virginia
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Adaptive Summer Activities in West Virginia

What are your plans for the summer? Here are some adaptive recreation opportunities across the state of West Virginia that might be just the thing to get you/your child active as temperatures warm. The West Virginia University Center for Excellence in Disabilities in partnership with the Christopher Reeves Foundation secured a grant for accessible bikes...

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Learn, Lunch & Laugh – Cincinnati

Registration is now open for our second Learn, Lunch & Laugh program in Cincinnati, “Let’s Talk About Early Childhood Development”. At this session, Dr. Steph Weber, Psychologist and LEND Training Director, will be joined by Dr. Nicoletta Frankenstein, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Fellow, to discuss early child development through age 5. In this presentation, we...

Summer Camp
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Summer Camp

With summer just around the corner, we wanted to remind everyone about our camp and recreation scholarships! The Spina Bifida Coalition is pleased to offer financial scholarships for people living with spina bifida within our service area to assist with program registration fees or special equipment to support participation in camp or other adapted recreation...