Virtual Youth Summer Program for Teens with Spinal Cord Injuries and Disesase
A virtual youth summer program featuring guest speakers and interactive activities for teenagers with spinal cord injuries and disease (SCI/D) ages 14 to 18
Join BACKBONES‘ Youth Summer Program via Zoom on June 29 from 1 to 3 p.m. Participants meet each Wednesday from mid-June through Aug. 17.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.