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Rolling with Confidence – 2023

September 30, 2023 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Image text: Rolling with Confidence Sponsored by RIM Foundation in partnrship with United Spinal Association Southern Michigan Chapter

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan’s annual event, “Rolling with Confidence,” is back for 2023! This free event is designed to help manual and power wheelchair users live their best lives. The focus of this year’s event is physical and metnal fitness.

Open to all wheelchair users, the event will provide attendees with the opportunity for:

  • Peer mentoring/motivation
  • Adapted Tai Chi
  • At-home adapted work out instruction
  • Massages
  • Wheelchair cleaning/repairs.

Additionally, representatives from The Creative Mobility Group will available to answer questions about wheelchair accessible vehicles and driving with adaptive eqiupment.

Register by Wednesday, August 23, 2023 to be guaranteed to receive a free t-shirt. To be eligible for raffle prizes, arrive no later than 12 pm. RIM’s Rolling with Confidence is free and open to all wheelchair users; however, there is a $10 charge for a caregiver lunch. For questions about this event, contact Myreo Dixon at 313-745-6624 or myreo@RIMFoundation.org.

This event is sponsored by RIM Foundation in partnership with United Spinal Association – Southern Michigan Chapter.


About RIM Foundation

The RIM Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping people rebuild their lives after a serious illness or injury including stroke, traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury. For over 50 years,  they have been delivering comprehensive rehabilitation services based on cutting-edge treatment techniques, innovative research and excellent, personalized medical care. In keeping with their mission, the RIM Foundation supports research, education, and community benefit activies that promote rehabilitation of persons with life altering disabilities and injuries. The Foundation also organizes a range of adaptive sports including yoga, handcycling, ballroom dancing. and bowling, that are offered free of charge.

About United Spinal Association – Southern Michigan Chapter

The mission of United Spinal Association Southern Michigan Chapter is to provide advocacy and empowerment to those affected by spinal cord injury and disease to access resources and knowledge available in the community to improve quality of life. They work to achieve this mission through a range of services and programs. Through a generous donation from the Rally Sport Region Porsche Club, the United Spinal Association – Southern Michigan Chapter is also able to assist its members with obtaining, installing, and funding vehicle modifications or driver’s training. For more information on this program, you can email unitedspinal.sm@gmail.com.  

Details

Date:
September 30, 2023
Time:
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Venue

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan
261 Mack Boulevard
48201, MI 48201 United States
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Phone
(313) 745-1203
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Organizer

RIM Foundation
Phone
734-260-2162
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