Virtual Youth Summer Program for Teens with Spinal Cord Injuries and Disease
Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A virtual youth summer program featuring guest speakers and interactive activities for teenagers with spinal cord injuries and disease (SCI/D) ages 14-18
Join BACKBONES‘ Youth Summer Program via Zoom from June 15 through Aug. 17 from 1 to 3 p.m. Program participants will meet for two hours each Wednesday.
The BACKBONES Youth Summer Program is a fun opportunity to connect with other individuals ages 14 to 18 with SCI/D and learn directly from leaders and professionals in the disability community.
The program will feature guest speakers and interactive activities to build self-advocacy skills and learn about topics important to youth with disabilities, including:
- Going to college
- Storytelling and social media
- Recreation and travel
In addition to the weekly meetings, program participants will receive a $500 life improvement stipend that can be put towards education, anything wheelchair-related, recreation, business or travel. A professional photo session is also included in the program.
For questions, contact Michael Maruzzi at email@example.com.