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MPVA Awareness Day – 2023

April 27, 2023 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Child and wheelchair user in military uniform embracing

In recognition of Paralyzed Veterans Recognition Day, the Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America (MPVA) will host their annual Awareness Day on Thursday, April 27, 2023 from 1pm – 3pm at the Madonna University Welcome Center in Livonia. This is an opportunity for veterans with disabilities and their families to learn more about:

  • Utilizing VA benefits
  • Wheelchair accessible vehicles and adaptive driving
  • Barrier free design
  • Peer mentoring resources
  • Disability sports and recreation programs

This event is free to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. The Creative Mobility Group is proud to support this event as a vendor sponsor.

About MPVA
MPVA is a non-profit organization that provides support and services to veterans with spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, ALS, and other neurological disabilities. The chapter was founded in 1961 and has since grown to become a leading organization in Michigan for veterans with disabilities. MPVA offers a wide range of programs and services to veterans, including adaptive sports, vocational training, peer support, and advocacy for disability rights.

In addition to its programs and services, MPVA is actively involved in advocating for the rights of veterans with disabilities. The chapter works closely with local, state, and national legislators to ensure that veterans with disabilities have access to the resources and support they need to live full and independent lives.

Details

Date:
April 27, 2023
Time:
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.michiganpva.org/

Venue

Madonna University Welcome Center
36700 Schoolcraft Rd
Livonia, MI 48150 United States
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Phone
734-432-5300
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Organizer

Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America
Phone
800-638-6782
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