Special Needs Baby
Vote for Busy Bodies!
A seven-week program designed to get young kids with disabilities hooked on fun, physical activities is vying for a $50,000 grant from the Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Team Up Foundation Fund.
for Holland Bloorview's Busy Bodies program today and everyday until Feb. 20 (click on View the candidates, then click on Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation).
Research shows that children with physical disabilities take part less in social, recreation and physical activities than peers.
Busy Bodies gets kids with disabilities aged seven to 12 out once a week to try creative dance, yoga, sledge hockey and wheelchair basketball.
about the difference the program made in Cassidy's life (above).